This past weekend, Hillsborough honored its Veterans with the Annual Salute to Veterans Breakfast, Memorial Day Parade and Commemoration program at the Garden of Honor. Dignitaries in attendance included Senator Kip Bateman, Assemblyman Roy Freiman, Somerset County
Surrogate Frank Bruno, Somerset County Freeholders Patricia Walsh, Brian Levine and Shanel Robinson, Mayor Frank DelCore, Deputy Mayor Doug Tomson, Committeewoman Olivia Holmes, Committeeman Shawn Lipani, and Committeewoman Gloria McCauley.
The Parade, led by 30 year Navy Veteran, Tim Jordan, began immediately after the breakfast. Hundreds of Hillsborough residents lined the streets to honor Township Veterans along the annual Memorial Day parade route and Garden of Honor Ceremony. The day’s events began early with Hillsborough Township’s Salute to Veterans Breakfast held at the Peter J. Biondi Building on the grounds of the Municipal Complex. Following the parade, Mr. Jordan gave a heartfelt speech, sharing what Memorial Day means to him in at the Garden of Honor Ceremony.