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(top left) Assemblyman Michael Benedetto and
Councilman Mark Gjonaj gather with the children
in their Halloween costumes.
(top right) (l-r) DJ Rocko, Assemblyman Michael
Benedetto, Councilman Mark Gjonaj and state
committeeman Tom Messina were all participants
during the Halloween festivities.
(mid left) Assemblyman Michael Benedeto with
ages 1-4 costume winners (l-r) Leah Vidal, with
her mom, as a tarantula, Gennaro Della Mura as
‘Saturn’ and Kylee as a wind-up doll.
(mid right) The Jungle Fun Maze.
(below) Rodney and Amber with their children all
dressed as characters from the Mario series.
(bottom mid) Sandy Lusk (l) and Ava at the WSZIO
table, right after Ava got her face painted.
(bottom right) Children and adults enjoying the
The 36th annual Throggs Neck ‘Halloween
Carnival and Costume Contest’ was held
on Saturday, October 26, on Throgs Neck
Boulevard, outside the Throgs Neck Little
League Field. The event, presented by Assemblyman
Michael Benedetto and Councilman
Mark Gjonaj, included free raffl es, face
painting, music, popcorn, candy, bounce
rides, spin art, games, Build-a-Bear and a
costume contest with prizes.
(top left) (l-r) Danny Monti, Mathew McKay, Tony
Tonaj, Arjeta Zeqiraj and Albana Zeqiraj handed
(top right) (l-r) Gianna, Angelina, Luca and Anthony
show off their Halloween costumes.
(mid left) Assemblyman Michael Benedetto gathers
with the ages 5-7 costume winners (l-r) second
place Gianna Loglio as a unicorn, third place
Austin Romero as ‘Mario’ and fi rst place Dylan
Gollon as ‘Swat’.
(mid right) Assemblyman Michael Benedetto
poses with the ages 8-10 costume winners, fi rst
place Alex Rachiver as a zombie (c), Sean Kiely
as ‘Forky’ (l) and third place Lucas Golfo as a dinosaur.
)bottom left) Assemblyman Michael Benedetto (l)
gathers with the age 11-13 costume winners (l-r)
fi rst place Olivia Martell as ‘Shower Girl’, third
place Nefertiti Edmonds as ‘Wonder Woman’ and
second place Kenneth Martinez as ‘Popeye’.
Young attendees play tug-of-war in their costumes.