The main meeting room in was packed last Monday, May 21 as the Middletown Committee presented certificates to two sport teams and proclamations to multiple local organizations.
The two sport teams honored at the meeting were the Middletown Eagles Pee Wee Cheer Team and eight members of the Jersey Shore Eighth Grade All Stars. The cheer leaders were acknowledged for placing second Nationwide in the Novice, Small Division at the 2011 American Youth Cheer Championship. The eight boys were acknowledged for playing in the 2011 American Youth Football Eighth Grade All Star National Championship.
In addition to the sport teams, the Committee proclaimed May as Older American Month, declared their support in the Relay for Life Cancer Foundation, proclaimed their support for Buddy Poppy Month with the Middletown VFW, and declared National Youth Week sponsored by the Middletown Elks.
Pictures of the proclamations and certificate presentations can be viewed in the gallery.