Elections

October 16, 2018

Chatham Borough has announced its polling places for the Nov. 6, 2018, election. Residents will be voting at the Chatham Middle School, Chatham United Methodist Church, Lum Avenue School, Washington Avenue School and the Chatham Borough Fire House.    

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    Election Policies 1) 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 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - There were no surprises in the Chathams on Tuesday when primary voters went to the polls to determine matchups for the November elections. In Chatham Borough, Republican incumbents Peter Hoffman and Len Resto will face Democrat challengers Jill Strickler and Carolyn Dempsey for the ...

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Chatham High seniors Ryan Chase and Timothy Higgins have received appointments to two different U.S. service academies, joining their respective classes of 2022. Chase was accepted at the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis, and Higgins was accepted at the United States Military Academy at ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - In a lineup that included Senator Bob Menendez and Parsippany Mayor Michael Soriano, the unquestioned drawing card at the Morris County Democrats rally held Saturday at the Chatham Gazebo was 11th Congressional District Candidate Mikie Sherrill. Chatham Township resident Shala ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Jay Webber returned to his Chatham roots on Friday to meet and greet prospective primary voters at the Library of the Chathams in his final-days push to win the Republican nomination on Tuesday, June 5, for the 11th Congressional District. The New Jersey Assemblyman from the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Kevin Sullivan officially announced his intention to seek re-election to the Chatham Township Committee on Tuesday. If elected, it would be his third three-year term. Sullivan has previously served as Mayor and Deputy Mayor in his role on the Township Committee. In his time on the ...

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“Today as I announce my retirement at the end of this session of Congress, I want to use the opportunity to strongly encourage the many young people I meet to consider public service. Public service is an incredible way to turn your convictions into something that serves the greater good and to do ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township Mayor Curt Ritter gave his annual new year address at the regular meeting of the Chatham Township Committee held Thursday night. In his address, Ritter said that he would propose a review and possible legislation that would prohibit the sale of marijuana in the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham resident Bill Heap was the only one to offer public commentary during the 2018 Chatham Board of Education reorganization meeting on Monday night, touching on topics such as the adverse effects of cell phone use on students, the rising cost of healthcare insurance and the right ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Borough resident Mike Ryan and Chatham Township resident Mary Chambers were each sworn into their first three-year terms on the Chatham Board of Education at the district's 2018 reorganization meeting on Monday night. Also sworn in was board president Jill Critchley Weber, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Bob Weber and Thad Kobylarz received a warm welcome to the Borough of Chatham Council by the audience on Tuesday night when they were sworn into first-year terms at the borough's reorganization meeting. Madison Mayor Robert Conley, a former Chatham resident, came to swear in fellow ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Thaddeus Kobylarz and Robert Weber, newly elected members of the Borough of Chatham Council, will be sworn in at the 2018 reorganization meeting of the council set for Tuesday, Jan. 2. Kobylarz and Weber will be starting three-year terms. They are replacing Jim Lonergan, who served ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Education Foundation (CEF) awarded grants totaling over $57,000 at the Chatham Board of Education meeting held Monday night, impacting students across the School District of the Chathams. “It looks like the holidays have come early!” wrote Lafayette Avenue School’s ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - With 11 provisional ballots added to the vote, Chatham Borough updated its vote total from the Nov. 7 election, which confirmed the announced winners reported last Tuesday (See updated totals below). Robert Weber and Thaddeus Kobylarz were the winners in the four-way race for two ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - When the last of the provisional ballots are counted, the board of elections in Morristown is expected to certify that Thaddeus Kobylarz and Robert Weber have won seats on the Borough of Chatham Council. Kobylarz and Weber attended the Borough of Chatham Council meeting as ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Forty-five percent of Chatham residents came out to vote on election day Tuesday, with a total of 6,598 votes cast combined in Chatham Borough and Chatham Township, representing 45 percent of the 14,654 registered voters. In Chatham Township, there was a 46.8 percent turnout with ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Weber family of Summit Avenue in Chatham Borough gained a double victory on Tuesday with Robert Weber earning his first three-year term on the Borough of Chatham Council and his wife, Jill Critchley Weber winning a third term on the Chatham Board of Education. The unofficial ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - In what could have been a sea change election for the Chatham Township Committee, Republicans Mike Kelly and Deputy Mayor Karen Swartz won re-election and Tayfun Selen took the special election to fill an unexpired term on Tuesday. All three won narrow victories over Democratic ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Five Chatham residents competing for three open seats on the Chatham Board of Education gave their views and answered questions from the audience on Monday night at the League of Women Voters forum held in the Chatham High Library. There are three candidates for the two open ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Five candidates vying for seats on the Chatham Board of Education will participate in a forum offered by the League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area 7:30 p.m. Monday night at Chatham High School library media center. Current board president Jill Critchley Weber will be ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - State Senator Tom Kean hit the pavement in Chatham on Saturday, joining fellow Republicans Steve Coffey and Bob Weber, who were campaigning door-to-door to garner votes for the Nov. 7 election. Kean is running for re-election in the 21sth District and Coffey and Weber are vying for ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - At the League of Women Voters Borough of Chatham Council candidate's forum on Thursday night, Thaddeus Kobylarz answered in the affirmative when the moderator asked about whether the candidates would be at the Chatham Borough Firehouse on Saturday for the blood drive. After ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The four candidates vying for the two open seats on the Borough of Chatham Council all agreed that the most pressing local government issue of the day is finding a way to gain more tax revenue through redevelopment while maintaining the small-town feel of Chatham. The League of ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - A forum for Borough of Chatham Council candidates will be held 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 by the League of Women Voters of the Morristown Area on the upper level of the municipal building located at 54 Fairmount Avenue. All four candidates will be seeking their first three-year ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Chatham Township voters have a wealth of choices when it comes to the Nov. 7 election that will decide three seats on the five-member Chatham Township Committee. The depth of quality candidates was on display Tuesday night when Democratic challengers Stacey Ewald, Tracy Ness and ...

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