Essayscounty is a county-wide contest for students in third through fourth grade to write about a historic place in their community. Students can write about the historic site of their choice and are encouraged to use the Internet as their source of information. All entries will be judged by retired teachers. Winners will be announced at the May 2 meeting of the Board of Chosen Freeholders.

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