Student Wins Award For Verona Park Essay


Share post:

- Advertisement -

Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (center) congratulates the winners of the First Annual “Why My Essex County Park is Important to Me” Essay Contest. From left, Erica Cerbasio of Caldwell received second place for her essay about Grover Cleveland Park, Blanca Medina of Newark received third place for her essay about Branch Brook Park and Skyler Spinelli of Verona received first place for her essay about Verona Park.

The awards were presented during Essex County Bloomfest in Branch Brook Park in Newark on Sunday, April 18. With the county executive are New Jersey state Senator Teresa Ruiz (left) and Branch Brook Park Alliance Co-Chairwoman Barbara Bell Coleman. (Photo by Glen Frieson)

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
- Advertisement -
Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citrano grew up in Verona. She moved away to write and edit for The Wall Street Journal’s European edition, Institutional Investor, Crain’s New York Business and Since returning to Verona, she has volunteered for school, civic and religious groups, served nine years on the Verona Environmental Commission and is now part of Sustainable Verona. She co-founded MyVeronaNJ in 2009. You can reach Virginia at [email protected]


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

New Rules For Municipal Lot Parking Permits

Verona has two municipal parking lots with spots reserved for permit holders and if you need one for...

Castle In The Backyard

I've lived in the same town for all of my life. (Pretty boring right?) For the majority...

Fire Truck Santa December 11

The Verona Fire Department will be driving Santa around the streets of Verona on Sunday, December 11. VFD members...

Real Estate: 3 New Listings, 4 Open Houses, 3 Price Changes

For the third week in a row, there are three new listings in Verona real estate. But there...
error: Content is protected !!