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Ibtihaj Muhammad of Maplewood Finishes in Top 16 in Women's Individual Saber Event at Rio Olympics

August 9, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Maplewood's hometown hero Ibtihaj Muhammad competed in the Rio Olympics on Aug. 8, making history as the first U.S. athlete to compete in a hijab.

Muhammad (No. 8) defeated Olena Kravatska (No. 25) of the Ukraine, with a final score of 15-13 in the Round of 32, advancing to the Round of 16. The winner of the bout is the first ...

Ibtihaj Muhammad of Maplewood Finishes in Top 16 in Women's Individual Saber Event at Rio Olympics

August 9, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Maplewood's hometown hero Ibtihaj Muhammad competed in the Rio Olympics on Aug. 8, making history as the first U.S. athlete to compete in a hijab.

Muhammad (No. 8) defeated Olena Kravatska (No. 25) of the Ukraine, with a final score of 15-13 in the Round of 32, advancing to the Round of 16. The winner of the bout is the first ...

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Capturing our hearts; the 2 games which made us fall in love with the New York Jets

I have received emails from Jets fans who follow my column, submitting stories about some of their most favorable games in New York Jets history. I received an email from Raj M. from Morris Plains that was so good, I just had to share it as follows:

Through most of the 1960's, professional football was viewed by America as a winter diversion, something to pass the time as we eagerly waited ...