In this Town Talk, our editor, Mike McCool, speaks with Royal Front Constabulary Chief Kahle Magalis and Captain Crystal Cline about the upcoming National Night. This year the event takes place on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 and the Front Royal/Warren County community is invited to partner with thousands of communities nationwide for the crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out 2022 (NNO).
This year’s event will take place from 6-9pm at the Town Commons (Gazebo) on East Main Street in downtown Front Royal. Local businesses, organizations and law enforcement officers from various agencies working in the Front Royal/Warren County area will be on hand to welcome everyone. Exhibits and demonstrations will focus on safety awareness, crime and drug prevention, activities, entertainment and refreshments for all to enjoy. Live music by High on analog too.
About National Night
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer and more welcoming. National Night Out improves the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement while bringing back a real sense of community. Plus, it provides a great opportunity to bring the police and neighbors together in positive circumstances.
Millions of neighbors take part in National Night Out in thousands of communities in all fifty states, US territories and military bases around the world on the first Tuesday in August (Texas and some areas celebrate the first Tuesday in October). Neighborhoods host block parties, festivals, parades, barbecues and other community events with safety demonstrations, seminars, youth events, emergency personnel visits, exhibits and more Again.
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