Neighbors all around the CD took the opportunity to close their residential streets to cars and open them to picnic tables, music, kids on bikes and even a dinosaur-shaped bouncy castle.
Most importantly, National Night Out is a chance for longtime neighbors to spend some time together and for new neighbors to put a face to the homes a few doors down.
I took a stroll to a handful of the many block parties:
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