Linden Mayor Derek Armstead is shown with his running mate Michele Yamakaitis at the 5/28 cruise night. The Mayor's choice trophy went to John with a 1955 Chevy Pickup.
The Mayor's Choice on 7/9 was a 1948 Cadillac Sedanette owned by Jay Taback.
The Mayor's Choice on 9/19 was a 1966 Pontiac GTO owned by Charlie Infantino.
Photos from 2018 Halloween show
The Frank Novak Award of Excellence (which is sponsored by Frank's best friend Greg Roser) happened again in 2018!
5/7/18 -- The first Award of Excellence went to T. J. Jedic of Rahway, NJ with a 1969 Cougar Eliminator.
6/11/18 -- The second Award of Excellence went to Dale Swieringa of Edison, NJ with a 1966 Thunderbird.
8/6/18 -- The third Award of Excellence went to John G. of Flemington, NJ with a 1950 Cadillac.
8/27/18 -- The fourth Award of Excellence was awarded to "NJ Cruise News" in recognition of their contributions to and promotion of the old car hobby through their free monthly magazine.
Pictured with Greg Roser is DJ Hot Rod Mike of NJ Cruise News
10/17/18--The last Award of Excellence for the year was awarded to Linden Mayor Derek Armstead who was the force behind getting the Galloping Hill Cruisers their new home at Aviation Plaza and who has been instrumental in helping us with our fund raising events.
Pictured: Mayor Derek Armstead, Mark Mannuzza, and Gregory Roser
CRUISE FOR A CAUSE
2018 SUPER SPONSORS
.A&A Auto Body (George Vega), Elizabeth, NJ
.A&S Sanitation, Scotch Plains, NJ
.Ahto Bros. Electric, North Bergen, NJ
.AJN Compware, Bloomfield, NJ
.Al Papetti, Colts Neck, NJ
.Ameriprise Financial, Cranford, NJ
.Andrew & Grace Russo (In Memory of Peter DeStefano)
.BBC Speed & Machine, Linden, NJ
.Block & Zuckerman Opticians, West Orange, NJ
.Corigliano Contracting, LLC, Green Brook, NJ
.Digital to Dealer Direct, Montville, NJ
.Dominick Russo (In Memory of Alexander Russo)
.Economy Kitchens & Bath, Rahway, NJ
.Ferro Family, Kenilworth, NJ
.Everlast Auto Seat Covers, Linden, NJ
.Friends of the Galloping Hill Cruisers (anonymous sponsor)
.Hygrade Electric, Inc., Union, NJ
.In Memory of All Deceased GHC Members (Bob & Janet Barkoff)
.In Memory of Bill Malcolm - 1949 Mercury (Penny Malcolm)
.In Memory of Joseph Rodriguez (Mannuzza family)
.In Memory of Nino (Mark & Patti Mannuzza)
.Infantino Disposal Services, Westfield, NJ
.Jack Leess, Clark, NJ
.Mike & Peggy Giezey, Scotch Plains, NJ
.Park Glass Co., Kenilworth, NJ
.Paterek Brothers, Chatham, NJ
.Peerless Beverage Co., Union, NJ
.Pep Boys, Union, NJ
.Raritan River Region Cadillac & LaSalle Club
.Rob's Service Center, Colonia, NJ
.Rob's Towing Service, Colonia, NJ
.Tommy & Pat Costello, Avenel, NJ
.Union Elks #1583 Special Children's Committee
.Joe Mooney & family, Springfield, NJ
At our Halloween show on October 17, 2018 the Mannuzza family donated a 49" Smart TV. The winner was Jay Taback of Clark, NJ.
The Galloping Hill Cruisers would like to thank the Mannuzza family for their generosity this past cruise season.
We currently have 117 sponsors (includes 34 Super Sponsors).
TheMayor's Choice on 10/17 was a 1962 Corvette owned by Phil Nicodemo.
The Mannuzza family donated a flat screen TV "in memory of Nino Mannuzza" at the September 19, 2018 cruise night. Anthony Monaco was the lucky winner.
At the 10/17 Halloween show, George Prenderville, a graduate of the Lakeview School, made the NJID vehicle choice -- a 1955 Oldsmobile owned by Charlie Infantino.