Mom, dad, and kids help celebrate annual community day

The fest’s organizers, and local elected officials, got into the unity spirit.
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It was a party in the street!

A lively smattering of groups and merchants in Kingsbridge Heights joined friendly forces on Sun. June 22 for the second annual Unity in the Community Festival.

Families lined the streets at a carnival celebrating the rich neighborhood tapestry, including the Kingsbridge Armory, Monroe College, Bronx Community College, and Lehman College.

Reach Reporter Ben Kochman at (718) 742–3394. E-mail him at bkochman@cnglocal.com. Follow him on Twitter @benkochman.
It was a party in the street!
Karol Nunez paints 10-year-old Jacob Garcia’s face while Maya Garcia, 9, and Marianna Hernandez look on at the “Unity in the Community Festival.” Kingbridge groups and merchants joined forces on Sunday, June 22 for the annual party. Families lined the streets at the carnival celebrating the rich neighborhood that includes the Kingsbridge Armory, Monroe College, Bronx Community College and Lehman College.
Photos by Edwin Soto

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