WEST ORANGE, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. (center)
presents a proclamation declaring Tuesday, December 18th as "Synchroettes
Day in Essex County" to the Juniors Team of the Essex County Synchroettes
and their coach Geri Lynch (right). The girls' synchronized skating club
collected toys for needy children at its annual Toys for Tots Exhibition on
Tuesday, December 18th in Essex County Codey Arena. In addition, the team
recently was selected by U.S. Figure Skating to participate with Team USA
for the 2012-2013 season and will compete for the Leon Lurje Trophy in
Gothenburg, Sweden, in January 2013. The proclamation gives recognition to
the team for its athletic achievements and community contributions. (Photo
by Glen Frieson)