Elections

November 7, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Ten candidates were vying for four positions on the Bloomfield Board of Education.  When the dust settled late Tuesday evening, the tabulations saw Michael Heller, Ralph Walker, Shane Berger and Ben Morse emerge victorious in decisive fashion. Eight candidates were jockeying for ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Richard Rockwell has officially been elected Councilman-At-Large as the polls came to a close on Election Day 2018.  Rockwell was originally appointed as a Council member at-Large in January after former Councilman Carlos Pomares was elected as a member of the Essex County Board of ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - On Election Day, Mikie Sherrill casted her vote in the 2018 midterm election at Northeast Elementary School in Montclair. Around 10:00 a.m., she spoke to voters and the media about running in the New Jersey's 11th Congressional District. Sherrill walked into Northeast with her ...

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In addition to casting votes in statewide, county and local election on November 6, New Jersey voters will also be asked one public question on whether to increase financial aid to New Jersey’s educational institutions. The League of Women Voters of New Jersey, a nonpartisan political ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - As the Nov. 6 election approaches, do you sometimes feel our electoral system is broken and in need of replacement? If so, you are not alone. In several articles, a free online course and a forthcoming book, Rutgers University-New Brunswick philosophy Professor Alexander ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Senator Robert Menendez stopped off in Bloomfield today on his final week of campaigning before next Tuesday's election.  The closely watched Senate race pits Menendez against Republican candidate Bob Hugin.   Be sure to confirm your polling station in Bloomfield before heading ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Essex County resident's who get turned down at the polls on Election Day can get free legal assistance from students at Rutgers Law School. In a decades-long tradition, Rutgers Law students will be available to represent voters for free before a Superior Court judge on Election Day, ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Registered voters in Essex County will be able to cast their ballot at two early voting locations rather than one this year in order to meet increased demands. The Hall of Records on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Newark has always served as an early voting facility. This year, ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Bloomfield Families for Sensible Safety and Bloomfield Association for Superior Education hosted a Meet and Greet with Board of Education Candidates on Thursday evening, October 18 at Park United Methodist Church. The informal, 90-minute gathering saw the candidates each give a ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – Bloomfield Home and School Council sponsored a Board of Education Candidate's Forum on Tuesday evening, October 9, at Bloomfield Middle School.  The two-hour forum saw the candidates express their educational visions, as well as answer questions from the public. Ten candidates ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – With the Bloomfield Board of Education considering installing armed guards in elementary schools, the Bloomfield Families for Sensible Safety group recently sent a questionnaire to candidates ahead of next month’s election on Tuesday, November 6. Candidates participating in the ...

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Election Policies Candidate Statements:  Candidates can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos).  For the general election, statements can be submitted from Labor Day up through the week before Election Day.  For the primary election, statements can be ...

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Please tune in today Sunday, September 23 at 12 noon on Channel 9 WWOR (My9nj), where Mark J. Bonamo, in his capacity as editor of TAPinto Newark will appear on the My9 New Jersey Now public affairs show. The main topic discussed during the show, hosted by Dianne Doctor, is New Jersey's 7th ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - In a dynamic community like Bloomfield, citizens can share their opinions, offer grievances, or bestow praise on the subjects that matter most to them. TAPinto Bloomfield welcomes letters to the editor. The publication of Letters to the Editor is at the sole discretion of ...

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Bloomfield, NJ — Candidates running for office in Bloomfield can make their positions known on TAPinto Bloomfield. Here's how: Candidate Statements Each candidate can submit a maximum of one statement per week (including photos) from Labor Day, September 3 through the week before Election ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Late yesterday, the secret service determined that Baltusrol would not be secure enough for the Vice President of the United States, so the Webber for Congress event, headlining Vice President Mike Pence, was moved to a secret private location in Morristown. Over 200 people ...

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Vice President Pence and the Trump administration are supporting Jay Webber because they know he will be a leader continuing America's economic upturn. Families are sitting around their kitchen tables discussing pocket-book issues, not parsing through the political mud being flung by Mikie ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Vice President Mike Pence is traveling to NJ to extend his support for Assemblyman Jay Webber as he pursues a seat in the U.S. Congress for the 11th District of NJ.  Vice President Pence will be headlining a high dollar ticket fundraiser for Webber on August 10th at a location ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Ten candidates filed petitions with the Office of County Clerk Christopher J. Durkin for the Bloomfield Board of Education. Eight candidates filed for the three 3-year seats, and two candidates filed for the 1-year seat. The two candidates for the one year seat are: Bryan ...

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Election Policies Candidate Statements:  Candidates can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos).  For the general election, statements can be submitted from Labor Day up through the week before Election Day.  For the primary election, statements can be ...

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Candidate Statements:  For the primary election, statements can be submitted from March 1 through the week before Election Day. Candidates can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos).  For the general election, statements can be submitted from Labor Day up through ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Essex County residents who will turn 18 prior to the Nov. 6 General Election are invited to register to vote at Youth Voter Registration Day at the Bloomfield Public Library Wednesday May 16. The event is organized by the Bloomfield Civil Rights Commission and co-hosted by the ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Residents are reminded that the last day to register to vote in the June 5, 2018 primary is Tuesday May 15.  Other important dates in the 2018 election cycle are:  May 15 – Primary – Voter Registration Deadline May 29 – Primary – Vote by Mail deadline June 5 – Primary ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Residents are reminded that the last day to register to vote in the June 5, 2018 primary is Tuesday May 15.  Other important dates in the 2018 election cycle are:  May 15 – Primary – Voter Registration Deadline May 29 – Primary – Vote by Mail deadline June 5 – Primary ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Legislation to automatically register and update voter registration for those applying for a driver’s license, examination permit, probationary driver’s license or non-driver identification card, dubbed "Motor Voter", is now law. The bill, which Gov. Phil Murphy signed Tuesday, was ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - Mikie Sherrill, Navy veteran and candidate for the NJ-11 Congressional District, spoke to a standing room only crowd at Nutley's Grace Episcopal Church Wednesday night. She was joined by Nutley Revenue and Finance Commissioner Thomas Evans, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Navy Veteran Mikie Sherrill will be in Bloomfield on Saturday May 12 to discuss the issues facing the CD-11 District, New Jersey, and the United States. The congressional seat is currently held by Rodney Frelinghuysen who decided not to seek another term in office.  The event ...

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Candidate Statements:  For the primary election, statements can be submitted from March 1 through the week before Election Day. Candidates can submit a maximum of one candidate statement per week (including photos).  For the general election, statements can be submitted from Labor Day up through ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ — With the primary election coming up on June 5 and the general midterm election on Nov. 6, residents of the NJ-11 Congressional District—which includes the Essex County municipalities of Bloomfield, Caldwell, Cedar Grove, Essex Fells, Fairfield, Livingston, Montclair, North ...

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PISCATAWAY – Despite a narrow a bid to become President of the country, and seeing all the deep divides in government and the nation in the past year, Hillary Rodham Clinton remains optimistic that many pressing issues will encourage more people to participate in public policy and upcoming ...

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