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Union County Honors Isabella Buss of Linden on Winning VFW Essay Contest

Union County Freeholders Christopher Hudak and Angel G. Estrada present a resolution to Isabella Buss of Linden congratulating her on winning the 2018 Linden VFW John Russell Wheeler Post No. 1397 Patriots Pen Essay Contest for middle school students. They are joined by her parents Davi and Etel Buss. The topic of the contest was “Why I Honor the American Flag.” Isabella, a 6th Grade student at McManus Middle School, wrote about the sacrifices of her family in their journey from Brazil to the United States, and what it means to be an American. (Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)