Township celebrates America’s birthday

West Milford. More than 1,000 residents came out July 3 for fireworks, food and fun at the athletic field behind Macopin Middle School.


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  • Photos by Nicole M. Wells and Charles Kim










































Music filled the air and fireworks filled the skies above McCormack Field in West Milford July 3 as the township celebrated the Fourth of July, the birthday of America.

More than 1,000 people filled the field to enjoy food, games, music and a fireworks show as night descended on the gathering.

Township Council members voted this year to waive the $10 admission fee.

A number of vendors provided a variety of foods, including hot dogs, hamburgers, steaks on a stick and funnel cakes to name a few.

Shuttle buses transported attendees from the parking lots by Macopin Middle School and West Milford High School to the field for the event.






















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