KHS Class of 1971 having reunion

The Kearny High School Class of 1971 will have a reunion Friday, Nov. 12, from 7 p.m. at the Scots-American Club, 40 Patterson St., Kearny. Tickets are $40 and include a buffet dinner, DJ and cash bar. Payment must be made by Oct. 25 — organizers need to let the caterer know an attendance figure.

You may pay at this link — Checks, payable to Carole Hackett, may also be mailed to 13 Matilda St., Albany, N.Y. 12209, but must be received by Oct. 25.

Tickets will not be sold at the door.

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