Elections

August 3, 2018

BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — There will be no contested races this year in both the Belmar and Lake Como school board elections. In Belmar, incumbents Lisa Miller and Michele Lomas will seek full three-year seats, while newcomer Kristin Karr will seek a full term, and incumbent Joanne Gray will run to ...

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Story has been updated as of 7:30 a.m. on June 6 with complete results. BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — Primary election results for Belmar and Lake Como are in, as candidates will now begin to gear up for the November 6 general election. In Belmar’s Democratic primary, Mayor Brian Magovern received ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Sample ballots for the June 5 primary election are now available for all 53 Monmouth County municipalities on the county clerk’s website and on its mobile app. Also, the deadline to register to vote in those contests is Tuesday, May 15 and the deadline to vote by mail is Thursday, ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — The addition of five mail-in votes in the Belmar Council recount gives Democratic incumbent Thomas Brennan the victory over Republican challenger Joshua Vallario by a two-vote margin. In a seesaw battle since the November 7 election, Vallario was leading Brennan 993 to 992 votes ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County election officials have set November 29 as the date for the recount in the Belmar Council race between Democratic incumbent Thomas Brennan, who lost the election by one vote to Republican newcomer Joshua Vallario. The recount will involve all the paper mail-in ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Democratic incumbent Thomas Brennan said he will seek a hand recount of the mail-in ballots in his re-election bid for the Belmar Council, which has him losing the race by one vote to GOP newcomer Joshua Vallario. The recount request is being made based on a discrepancy in the ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Republican newcomer Joshua Vallario narrowly defeated Democratic incumbent Thomas W. Brennan by one vote in the race for borough council, after county election officials today added 14 provisional ballots to the tally. The official vote count now stands at 993 for Vallario, ...

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BELMAR, NJ — With the mail-in votes tallied, Democratic incumbent Thomas W. Brennan is leading Republican newcomer Joshua Vallario by one vote — 986 to 985. However, still needed to be verified are 16 provisional ballots, which are paper ballots used at the polls when a voter eligibility cannot be ...

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LAKE COMO, NJ — In Tuesday's election to the Lake Como Council, the three Democrats who ran unopposed tallied the following votes: incumbent Kevin Higgins, 300, Christopher D’Antuono, 293, John Carvelli, 292. While Higgins and Carvelli ran for full three-year terms, D’Antuono was elected to ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Representatives from the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office will be available to assist voters with questions of fraudulent voting, illegal voting and voter intimidation, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni. On Election Day, these representatives will ...

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BELMAR, NJ — TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como asked the two candidates vying for the three-year seat on the Belmar Council — incumbent Thomas W. Brennan and newcomer Joshua Vallario — questions on their qualifications, important issues facing the borough and their top priorities if re-elected or elected.

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LAKE COMO, NJ — Three Democrat candidates are running unopposed for three seats on the Lake Como Council — incumbents John Carvelli and Kevin Higgins are seeking full three-year terms and Christopher D’Antuono is vying for a one-year unexpired term. TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como asked the candidates ...

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Editor’s Note: This is the first of three stories on the public questions that will be on next Tuesday’s ballot in Monmouth County. In addition to casting votes in statewide, county and local elections on November 7, Monmouth County voters will also be asked three public questions. The first two ...

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Editor’s Note: This is the second of three stories on the public questions that will be on next Tuesday’s ballot in Monmouth County. Click here for a look at the first question on whether the state should increase financial support to New Jersey public libraries. Here’s a look at the second ...

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BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — In addition to borough council and school board races, Belmar and Lake Como voters will be making their choices for governor, state senator, two assemblymen and freeholder. Of interest to those in Lake Como, Mayor Brian Wilton is one of two Democratic candidates seeking ...

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Editor’s Note: This is the final of three stories on the public questions that will be on next Tuesday’s ballot in Monmouth County. Click here for a look at the first question on additional funding for New Jersey public libraries and click here for a look at the second question on allocating ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ —Time is running out to apply to vote by mail-in ballot in this year’s November 7 general election. In order to vote by mail, voters must first complete a vote by mail application to verify the request. Applications can be obtained from the Monmouth County Votes website, Monmouth ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — Sample ballots for the November 7 general election are now available for all 53 Monmouth County municipalities on the county clerk’s website and on a mobile app. By clicking here, visitors to MonmouthCountyVotes.com can view the ballot for each municipality, which includes all ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — For Belmar and Lake Como residents who want to vote before the November 7 general election, mail-in ballots are now available through the Monmouth County Clerk’s office. In order to vote by mail, voters must first complete a vote by mail application to verify the request.

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