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Maplewood's Ibtihaj Muhammad and Team USA Women's Fencing Win Bronze Medal at Rio Olympics

August 15, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Ibtihaj Muhammad of Maplewood will be bringing home a bronze medal from the Rio Olympics as a member of the USA Women's Saber team. 

Muhammad and the other members of the USA Women's Saber team defeated Italy by a wide margin, with a final score of 45-30 to win the bronze medal.

In addition to Muhammad, the USA Women's Saber team ...

Men of Essex to Host 56th Annual Golf Classic at Cedar Hill Country Club in Livingston

EAST ORANGE, NJ - The Men of Essex will host its 56th-annual Golf Classic at the Cedar Hill Golf and Country Club in Livingston on Monday, Aug. 8, 2016.

Long ago, Men of Essex made a grand reputation of making a difference in the lives of young athletes in Essex County for more than five decades. The Men of Essex has the distinction of being one of New Jersey's ...

Eight Mount Saint Dominic Academy Students Land All-SEC Softball Honors

CALDWELL, NJ — Although the softball team from Mount Saint Dominic Academy was not able to accomplish all its stated goals this past season, the Lady Lions were able to knot crosstown competitor West Essex Regional for the Super Essex Conference/American Division crown at 10-2 in the league loop, while going 26-4 overall.

As a result, eight members of the Mount diamond team have reaped ...

Maplewood's Ibtihaj Muhammad and Team USA Women's Fencing Win Bronze Medal at Rio Olympics

August 15, 2016

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Ibtihaj Muhammad of Maplewood will be bringing home a bronze medal from the Rio Olympics as a member of the USA Women's Saber team. 

Muhammad and the other members of the USA Women's Saber team defeated Italy by a wide margin, with a final score of 45-30 to win the bronze medal.

In addition to Muhammad, the USA Women's Saber team ...

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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 ...