Congratulations to Alexandra Niles (center) from Montclair on being the first female finisher in the Essex County Cherry Blossom 10K Run in Essex County Branch Brook Park on Sunday, April 9th. Niles, pictured with Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and Sarah Jones, Government Affairs Manager with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of NJ, completed the race in 37:35.93. Upcoming festival events include the Cherry Blossom Children’s Fun Run and Family Day on Saturday, April 22nd and Bloomfest on Sunday, April 23rd.
Photo: Glen Frieson