Manchester’s Ms. New Jersey Senior America Honored

Council Vice President Craig Wallis, Council President Samuel Fusaro, Ms. New Jersey Senior America Carolyn M. Harden and Councilman James Vaccaro. (Photo by Sara Grillo)

MANCHESTER – The winner of this year’s Ms. New Jersey Senior America competition, Carolyn M. Harden of Manchester, was honored at a recent town council meeting with a proclamation from Mayor Kenneth Palmer.

Ms. Harden competed in the “Age of Elegance” pageant for women ages 60 years young and over with women from across New Jersey to win the crown. She is a talented singer, performer, businesswoman and philanthropist who will go on to compete in the National Ms. Senior America competition at Resorts Casino in Atlantic City in October.

“It’s a privilege and an honor to represent the state of New Jersey and especially in this age of elegance, and I’m looking forward to my journey and I hope to make you proud in October for the Nationals,” she said.