Christmas comes early to San Marco Street park
Children wait in line to pick out a toy during the Fun on the Run gift distribution at the San Marco Street park in Fairfield, Thursday. The Fairfield Community Services Foundation distributed gifts to program participants all week. (Aaron Rosenblatt/Daily Republic)
FAIRFIELD — He left the San Marco Street park with a red Mercedes-Benz that he'll give to his 2-year-old nephew.
Rafael Cruz, 12, held the package with the toy replica of the luxury car and talked Thursday about how his sister already has the wrapping paper for the Christmas gift to the 2-year-old boy.
It was one of dozens of toys distributed at the park near Anna Kyle Elementary School in a weeklong program by the city's Fun on the Run after-school recreation program . . . Continue Reading