In Division V (grades 11 and 12) Emma Spies won first place; Cole Triano won honorable mention.
Boniface Catholic Schools participated in the 2019 Americanism Essay Contest sponsored by American Legion Auxiliary Elgin Unit #229.
The essay subject was “How can we address and prevent veteran homelessness in our communities?
According to the local essay contest’s coordinator, Dot Bozzone of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 153, Park Ridge, this year 402 essays were received from East Brook School, West Ridge School, Park Ridge High School, Our Lady of Mercy Academy, and Memorial School, Montvale.
The winners from East Brook School in Park Ridge were Sophia Cochrane, first place, and Gianna Rohrbacher, honorable mention, in Division I (grades 3 and 4).
Our Lady of Mercy Academy winners were David Coogan, first place, and Victoria Velasco, honorable mention (Division II), and Mariel Persico, first place, and Donald Folk, honorable mention, for Division III (grades 7 and 8).
Winning at Park Ridge High School (grades 9 and 10; Division IV) were Ashley Derk, first place, and Ryan Kuopka, honorable mention.
J.—The attorney for Concerned Neighbors of Washington Township Inc.
says a hypothetical threat of a new builder’s remedy lawsuit in the Viviano subdivision project would be hollow and frivolous.
Their sacrifices made it possible for me to have the freedoms and liberties that I enjoy today. 9 will focus on Closter schools and the regional high school and offer residents a chance to voice opinions on schools as well as future development—including the Village […] OLD TAPPAN, N.
If learning about these liberties will enable me to be able to guard and defend them, it is a small price to pay to ensure that the legacies of those who came before us live on for generations to come. J.—Old Tappan Boy Scout Troop 132 Eagle Scout candidate Brendan Carey has completed his Eagle Project at Marydell Faith and Life Center in Nyack, N.