CALDWELL/ESSEX FELLS, NJ – Valentina Barbieri of Livingston was acknowledged for her accomplishments at last week’s Essex County Fishing Derby in Essex County Grover Cleveland Park.

Seen above with Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, Jr., Barbieri caught four fish, the most in the girls' 6 to 10-year-old category.

Upcoming fishing derbies will be held on May 17 in Essex County Verona Park, May 24 in Essex County Weequahic Park, June 7 in Essex County Irvington Park, June 9 in Essex County Monte Irvin Orange Park and June 14 in Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex. For information, call the Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs at 973-735-6228.