bridgewater-slash-raritan

Elections

January 27, 2023

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District has released the list of polling places for the March 14 referendum. Residents can either vote by mail or in specific polling places from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. The list of polling places is as follows: Adamsville Primary ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District Board of Education approved a resolution Tuesday to allow for the special referendum election to be held March 14. The approval was unanimous, and allows for a special election for voters to vote on the two bond proposals. The ...

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RARITAN, NJ - The recount votes are in in Raritan, and although a few votes have been added to the counts for the borough council candidates, the final results have not changed, with the two council winners being Republican Nicolas Carra and Democrat Adam Armahizer. A judge had granted a request ...

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RARITAN, NJ - A judge has granted a request for a recount of the Raritan Borough Council election results, which found Democrat Adam Armahizer defeating Republican Frank Del Rocco by seven votes. Del Rocco had been declared the unofficial winner on election night, but when the county certified ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - The county has officially certified all election results, as of Wednesday afternoon. For board of education, Michael Pepe, a write-in candidate to represent Raritan for a one-year unexpired term, defeated second write-in candidate Jessica Ivan. “Congratulations to ...

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RARITAN, NJ - In a late upset, the results in Raritan have flipped, and Democrat Adam Armahizer is leading Republican Frank Del Rocco by seven votes for the second seat on the Raritan Borough Council, as of Monday. After votes were calculated on election night Nov. 8, Republican incumbent ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The unofficial results are in, and one incumbent and two newcomers have been elected to the board of education to represent Bridgewater. Emily Calistri, incumbent Steven Singer and Lanfang "Lucy" Li have all won the three open seats on the board of education to represent ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Republican incumbent Nicolas Carra and Republican Frank Del Rocco have won the election for two open seats on the Raritan Borough Council, according to the unofficial results. As of midnight, Carra received 1,186 votes and Del Rocco received 1,154 votes. Challengers Democrats ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - District 3 voters who showed up this morning at their polling station in Somerville High School were greeted with malfunctioning voting machines and were forced to fill out paper ballots, according to Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter. Machine malfunctions were also reported in ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Council of Schools Association (CSA) held its annual board of education candidate’s night Oct. 20, asking questions of those seeking a seat on the board of education to represent Bridgewater and Raritan. Running for three open seats representing Bridgewater are incumbents ...

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BRIDGEWATER-RARITAN, NJ — Elections are Nov. 8, and Raritan Borough and the board of education have contested elections. This is your home for all election information, and your link to find out how to vote, who is running and what the candidates think about the issues. In Raritan, ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A teacher for years, Bridgewater’s Saad Toor is looking to take his community service to the next level with a bid for the board of education. “In the aftermath of teaching for seven academic calendar years at the secondary education level and three academic calendar years at ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - She is a first generation immigrant and works in the education field – and now June Wang would like a seat on the board of education. “My passion for higher education is driven by helping minorities and communities,” she said. “As a woman and small business owner, I appreciate ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A former special education inclusion teacher who moved to Bridgewater in 2016, she has always had a desire to get involved and help in the community – and now Emily Calistri wants to bring her knowledge to the board of education. “I am running for the board of education because ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - She has been on the board of education for more than 15 years, and now Lynne Hurley is seeking another term to represent the residents. “It has been and continues to be an honor and a pleasure to make a difference in the lives of the youth of our community in both my ...

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NEW JERSEY - There are several county and state-wide elections coming up Nov. 8. Running for the House of Representatives in the seventh congressional district, which includes most of Bridgewater and all of Raritan, will be Democratic incumbent Tom Malinowski against Republican challenger Thomas ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - She and her husband moved to Bridgewater specifically for the school district, and she has always believed it is important to be involved in her children’s educational experiences – and now Sally Bartlett is running for board of education. “I have a history of working and ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - She enjoys being part of the community and raised her children here, and now Lanfang Li wants to give back to the community by joining the board of education. “I am running because I wanted to volunteer and contribute to public service for the community,” she said. “I have a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Here are the details about where to vote in the Nov. 8 elections. In Bridgewater; • Districts 1, 2, 16, 31 – Bradley Gardens Fire House, Old York Road • Districts 3, 14, 27 – Adamsville Primary, Union Avenue • Districts 4, 11 – Bridgewater Municipal Court Meeting Room ...

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RARITAN, NJ - He is a graduate of Bridgewater-Raritan High School, and has served on the borough council for the last six years, three of them as council president – and now Nicolas Carra is seeking another term. “My favorite part about Raritan is the sense of community the town offers to those ...

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RARITAN, NJ - A former United States Marine, and lifelong Raritan resident, Adam Armahizer is ready to bring his service to the borough. “I’m not interested in politics,” he said. “I am interested in the improvement of Raritan Borough and the betterment of residents.” Armahizer served in the ...

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RARITAN, NJ - A fourth generation Raritan resident, and grandson of former Mayor Steve Del Rocco, Frank Del Rocco is ready to show his pride in the town in his bid for council. “I am running for council because of the history and pride I have for this town,” he said. “Being the grandson of a ...

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RARITAN, NJ - He and his wife moved to Raritan when their son was 6 weeks old – and after 18 months of renting and with a new baby on the way in the early 2000s, Joe Kempe decided to put down roots. “Since I moved frequently as a child, I knew I wanted to live in a town where I could raise my ...

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RARITAN, NJ - She is a write-in candidate for board of education representing Raritan in a seat vacated by former board member Lucy Sandler, and now Jessica Ivan is hoping for support to represent the borough. “My family has been blessed by the excellent teachers and programs throughout my boys’ ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - It is his goal to help ensure every student in the Bridgewater-Raritan Regional School District receives a quality, affordable education, which is why incumbent Steven Singer is running for re-election to the board of education. “I am often asked why I decided to run for the ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Seven candidates have filed to run for three open positions on the board of education in this year's elections, representing Bridgewater. Incumbents Steven Singer and Lynne Hurley are running for new terms on the board. Incumbent Jill Gladstone is not seeking re-election this ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Petitions are in for the primary elections, and, with two spots open on the Raritan Borough Council this year, there are two candidates from each party ready to go for the general elections in November. The borough is set to not see a race in the primaries, which will be held June ...

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SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - Primary Elections are June 7, and the League of Women Voters of Somerset and Hunterdon Counties is reminding residents to be registered and ready. According to a release, anyone who is a U.S. citizen, 18 years of age as of June 7, lived in Somerset County for at least 30 ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The fire district elections are back in February this year to vote on commissioners and budgets in each of the four fire districts. Voting can be done at the polling locations or through mail-in ballots. In district one, the Martinsville Volunteer Fire Company, the budget is ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter convened the County’s Board of Canvassers to certify the winners of the November 2, 2021 General Election today. The certification completes the counting of ballots by the Board of Elections, and sets the stage for notification to the New Jersey ...

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