CRANFORD, NJ – Five candidates are running for the Cranford Board of Education this November: current members Kurt Petschow, Jr., Lisa A. Carbone, Kristen Mallon, Daniel DeMarco and newcomer Rita Della Valle.

DeMarco is running unopposed for a one-year unexpired term. The other candidates will will vie for three seats for a three-year term.

Monday at 4 p.m. was the deadline to file for candidacy.

The election will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 7.