“Due to the ongoing NJ state government shutdown, the 18th Annual Declaration of Independence Reading & July 4th Celebration scheduled for tomorrow has been cancelled,” Ringwood Manor announced in a Facebook post. “We deeply apologize for any inconvenience this will cause.”
The event to commemorate the 241st anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence was supposed to feature a reenactment of a traditional reading of the document, as well as a flag raising and celebratory musket firing and colonial dancing.
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