Elections Top Stories

April 25, 2019

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The two village president candidates incumbent Sheena Collum and Deborah Davis Ford debated several issues during Wednesday night's candidate forum including the controversial proposal to merge the South Orange and Maplewood Fire Departments. Collum expressed support for ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - The official Republican ballot has been mailed to local voters in Holmdel, and it appears that a very busy primary election is underway. The local candidates running for two seats are: Eric Hinds - Incumbent Kimberly LaMountain Mike Nikolas - Incumbent Nick ...

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HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y. - Chele Farley (R-Tuxedo) announced last week that she is running in 2020 against incumbent Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-Cold Spring) in the 18th Congressional District, which includes all of Orange County and Putnam County, as well as parts of southern Dutchess County and ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – North Plainfield Chief of Police Bill Parenti received the endorsements of seven New Jersey County Sheriffs April 23, adding to earlier endorsements from Somerset County Sheriff Frank Provenzano, the Somerset County Association of Chiefs of Police and the Somerset County Republican ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Deborah Davis Ford and the South Orange Forward team of Matthew Wonski, Edward Grossi and Stacey Trimble Borden believe that it is of the utmost importance for voters to have the opportunity to familiarize themselves with all of the candidates prior to the election and to learn ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – North Plainfield Chief of Police Bill Parenti received the endorsements of seven New Jersey County Sheriffs April 23, adding to earlier endorsements from Somerset County Sheriff Frank Provenzano, the Somerset County Association of Chiefs of Police and the Somerset County Republican ...

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HACKENSACK, NJ -- Ira Goodman pulled ahead of Board of Education Vice President Tim Hoffman in the continuing race for the third and final seat on the Hackensack School Board today after 17 provisional ballots and 32 vote by mail ballots were counted at the Bergen County Board of Elections. The new ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The League of Women Voters of Maplewood-South Orange has announced plans to host a Candidates Night for the candidates for the South Orange Municipal Election. The forum will be held Thursday, May 2, 2019 starting at 7:30 at the South Orange Library, 65 Scotland Road. The ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Mayor Christine Dansereau and 1st Ward Councilwoman Denise Wilkerson won their challenge on Monday afternoon in court, to be on the ballot for the June Primary with Wilkerson running for Council-at-Large. Earlier this month, Acting Roselle Clerk Lydia Massey received but did not ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Local news is more important than ever during the election season. Local news outlets play an important role in helping readers sift through both information and misinformation. TAPinto readers can count on objective news that is fair to the candidates and the readers who may choose ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean has  launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his candidacy ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean has  launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his candidacy ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean has  launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his candidacy ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean has  launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his candidacy ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district last night. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean has  launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his candidacy ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Cory Booker returned to the city where his political career was sparked, hoping that his presidential campaign catches fire with a progressive message steeped in terms of love and empathy at the start of a bruising primary battle.  "This community taught me all about not that ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Three forums are coming up later this month in which the candidates running for seats on the board of trustees will get to speak out about pressing issues in town. But will there also be a debate between current Village President Sheena Collum, who is seeking re-election, and ...

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This article has been updated (April 18, 2019, at 11:30 a.m.) HAWTHORNE, NJ - Philip D. Speulda, a resident of Ward 2 and member of the GOP County Committee, had been running for the Ward 2 Council seat until Tuesday, TAPinto Hawthorne has learned, when he submitted a letter to the borough clerk ...

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NEWTON NJ- Newton High School had a visit from Congressman, Josh Gottheimer on Tuesday morning. Gottheimer visited the with students in the Newton High School CADD Lab. The moment he walked in, the room erupted in camera flashes and applauding as Gottheimer made his way around the lab, shaking ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district last night. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district last night. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district last night. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his ...

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VERONA, NJ - The Junior Woman’s Club of Verona will host a public forum with candidates for Town Council on May 1 at 7:00 p.m. in the Verona Community Center Ballroom, 880 Bloomfield Avenue. The Verona Town Clerk’s Office received and approved five nominations to fill two open seats. The ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district last night. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers and the union representing nearly 5,000 of its faculty members reached a tentative agreement late Tuesday night, bringing to an end more than a year of bargaining and averting the first faculty strike in the university's 253-year history. The Rutgers AAUP-AFT released ...

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CLARK, NJ – Republican State Sen. Tom Kean launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district in the US House of Representatives on Monday night. Kean currently is representing the 21st district in the NJ Senate, which includes Bernards Township.   He was introduced by his ...

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CAMDEN, NJ— Community members looking to get involved in the 2020 census process have a couple of upcoming opportunities for visibility this week and next. The United States Census Bureau conducts a national census, a count of the population, every 10 years to help determine each state’s seat ...

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CLARK, NJ – State Sen. Tom Kean launched his 2020 campaign for New Jersey's 7th Congressional district on Tuesday. He was introduced by his father, former New Jersey Gov. Tom Kean Sr. Kean, a lifelong New Jersey resident who grew up in Livingston and a resident of Westfield, announced his ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - There are several newcomers running for the three open seats on the village's Board of Trustees fighting for what could be a major power change in town. The candidates all want to bring change and more transparency to the village. They hope to focus on issues such as ...

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