Cedar Grove, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (left) and Essex County Senior Services Director Jaklyn DeVore (right) congratulate Cedar Grove resident Peggy LaVake who received an honorable mention for "Ladybug Ladybug" at the Annual Essex County Senior Legacies Writing Contest Celebration Luncheon on Wednesday, May 24th. The Legacies Writing Contest encourages Essex senior citizens to write essays about the people and events that have influenced their lives.