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Glen Rock Democrats Announce Fall Candidates; Republicans MIA

April 12, 2021

GLEN ROCK, NJ — Two democrats have announced their candidacy for the fall election while republicans have yet to announce.

Glen Rock Council President Mary Barchetto, who was elected in 2017, is running for re-election this year. Democratic council member Caroline Unzaga will not be seeking re-election, but 12-year Glen Rock resident Jill Orlich will be joining Barchetto on the ...

VIDEO: Republican Candidate for Governor Phil Rizzo Said Catholics are in ‘Bondage to Religion'

"I don't know if these people have ever heard the gospel. Not only are they in bondage to their sin but they are in bondage to religion." Phil Rizzo 2011 Video on Catholics.

MIDDLETOWN, NJ - According to the Pew Research Center, religion of all types remains a major force in New Jersey communities. Christianity dominates and Catholics are a major part of ...

Deadline to Change Party Affiliation for June Gubernatorial Primary is Apr. 14

ELIZABETH, NJ - Voters who plan to change their party affiliation in order to participate in their new party's Gubernatorial Primary Election on June 8 must do so by April 14.

Board of Elections Administrator Nicole DiRado reminds voters that they can call the Board of Elections at 908-527-4123 to confirm their party affiliation, as voters who conduct business with the New ...

Fair Lawn Council Candidates Talk About Why They're Running

FAIR LAWN, NJ — Local council candidates have announced and while they do not have a primary contest in June, the four will face off in a fall election for two open council seats beginning in 2022.

Gail Rottenstrich and Josh Reinitz, incumbent democrats who were elected in 2017, will face republicans Glen Callons and Cindy Montano.

Two 4-year terms are open on the five-member ...

Union County Clerk Will Livestream April 16 Ballot Drawing

Remote procedure held in consideration of COVID-19 precautions.

Due to ongoing efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi announced that the ballot position drawing for the June 8 primary election will be live-streamed on Facebook. The drawing will be held on Friday, April 16 at 3 pm as designated by law. A link will be posted prior to ...

Fair Lawn to Have Choice of 4 Council Candidates for 2 Seats in November

FAIR LAWN, NJ - Voters will have four council candidates to chose from in the November election, two incumbent democrats and two republicans, to fill two seats.

Gail Rottenstrich and Josh Reinitz, incumbent democrats, will face republicans Glen Callons and Cindy Montano.

Two 4-year terms are open on the five-member council at the end of the year. The borough operates under the ...

Summit Democrats Announce Slate of Three Candidates Seeking Common Council Seats

SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Municipal Democratic Committee (SMDC) has announced that current Summit Common Council Members Beth Little and Greg Vartan -- representing at-Large and Ward 2, respectively -- will be joined by Ward 1 candidate Andy Minegar in seeking reelection and election to serve on the Common Council.

Current Ward 1 Council Member David Naidu, who has served on ...

Latino Activist Announces Run for City Council, Gets Backing of Newly Formed Hispanic Business PAC

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Backed by the Hispanic American Commerce Association, political activist and longtime resident, Elvin Dominci, will run for Jersey City Council-at-large in the 2021 Jersey City Municipal Elections as an independent. 

Born and raised in the Dominican Republic, Dominci immigrated to the United States at the age of 21 years old. He is currently employed in the Custody ...

Union County Clerk Will Livestream April 16 Ballot Drawing on Facebook

UNION COUNTY, NJ - Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi announced the ballot position drawing for the June 8, 2021 Primary Election will be live-streamed on Facebook.  The drawing will be held on Friday, April 16 at 3 p.m. as designated by law. A link will be posted prior to the drawing.

“My office will continue to make use of the technology at hand to ensure that the ...

Primary Election Candidates Announced for 2021 Elections in Bridgewater, Raritan

SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - Candidates for the 2021 primaries have been announced, and there are no contested races in either Bridgewater or Raritan.

In Bridgewater, there are three open seats on the township council.

On the Republican side, incumbents Howard Norgalis, Allen Kurdyla and Filipe Pedroso are vying unopposed for the nominations.

On the Democratic side, Jill Gladstone, Jennifer ...

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Union County Clerk Will Livestream April 16 Ballot Drawing on Facebook

April 10, 2021

Remote procedure held in consideration of COVID-19 precautions.

Due to ongoing efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi announces that the ballot position drawing for the June 8 2021 Primary Election will be live-streamed on Facebook.  The drawing will be held on Friday, April 16 at 3:00 p.m. as designated by law. A link will be posted prior ...

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Yellin/Medeiros announce for Council

April 12, 2021

We are very proud of our record in helping to build a better Berkeley Heights where, as we see it, all residents are welcome and valued both now and in years to come. We are asking the residents of our town to give us the opportunity of a second term on the Township Council so that we can continue to ensure that all voices are heard and so that the progress that we made since being elected with ...

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