Verona, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced that Cole Reynolds from Verona caught the most fish in the boys' age 0-5 category during the Essex County Fishing Derby in Essex County Verona Park on Thursday, May 18th. He caught seven fish. Presenting the award is Deputy Parks Director Kate Hartwyk. Upcoming fishing derbies will be held Saturday, June 10th in Essex County Monte Irvin Orange Park and Saturday, June 17th in Essex County South Mountain Recreation Complex by the Orange Reservoir.
Photo of the Day: Verona's Cole Reynolds Is Top Fisherman in His Age Group
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