Bloomfield Girl Wins Patriotism Essay Contest

Isabella Somera, a student at St. Thomas School in Bloomfield, received a plaque of recognition and $100 savings bond certificate from the organizers of the Patriotism Essay Writing Contest What the American Flag Means To Me sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.  Isabella won  first place for this essay writing contest out of the 170 essays received.

(Photo: From Left to Right is chairman and Past Faithful Navigator Dr. James Muglia, Essay winner Isabella Somera, Faithful Navigator Joseph Cafarella, Past Faithful Master Michael Risoli, and Regional officer of Disable American Veterans Juan Gonsalves)

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