8/12/2019 10:16:00 AM National Night Out unites local neighbors
Arianna McCrossen, 4, of Stewartville, pulls a pencil from a stack of pencils offered by Mike Strelow, Stewartville’s community oriented policing (COPS) deputy, during a National Night Out celebration at the 400 block of Fourth Avenue Southeast on Tuesday evening, Aug. 6. Strelow also gave Arianna and other children a Frisbee, a ball, a bottle of water and a notebook. National Night Out gives law enforcement and public safety personnel a chance to meet residents under positive circumstances to build community partnerships that enhance public safety, Strelow said.
Every year, Jenny Anderson hosts a National Night Out party from her Stewartville home at the 400 block of Fourth Avenue Southeast. Last Tuesday evening, Aug. 6, even though her street was being torn up by a major reconstruction project, Anderson invited her neighbors to yet another celebration... For more on this story pick up your copy of the Aug. 13 Stewartville STAR.