Harrison Lions donate Sotomayor books to Kennedy and Lincoln schools

Through the benevolence of the Harrison Lions Club, both Kennedy and Lincoln elementary schools received brand new books written by Associate Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. The books, whose subject matter focus on helping the community and accepting each other’s differences are in English and Spanish. Nick Landy, president of the Harrison Lions Club, is seen here in between Lincoln School Principal Amy Heberling and Kennedy School Principal JoAnn Botch, said: “I had read about these books and felt the subject matter was appropriate to share. And since the Kennedy School was in the process of assembling their library, the books were a terrific addition.”

Learn more about the writer ...

Editor & Broadcaster at 

Kevin A. Canessa Jr. is the editor of and broadcaster at The Observer, a place where he has served on and off since 2006. He is responsible for the editorial content of the newspaper and website, the production of the e-Newspaper, writing several stories per week (including the weekly editorial), conducting live broadcasts on Facebook Live, including a weekly recap of the news — and much more behind the scenes. Between 2006 and 2008, he introduced the newspaper to its first-ever blog — which included podcasts, audio and video. Originally from Jersey City, Kevin lived in Kearny until 2004, lived in Port St. Lucie. Florida, for four years until February 2016 and in March of that year, he moved back to West Hudson to return to The Observer full time. Click Here to send Kevin an email.