ORANGE, NJ - In a crowded room of supporters, Mayor Dwayne Warren graciously acknowledged his wife and his supporters for their help in his reelection. The crowd, which spilled out into the sidewalk of the storefront headquarters located on Essex Street in Orange, responded with cheers and applause. He said, "I would like to thank the people of orange because they chose to give me four more years."
Among his supporters were former Governor Richard Codey, Essex County Democratic Chairman Leroy Jones and Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, who also addressed the crowd.
Codey excitedly said, "Orange is back!" as he praised the efforts of Warren.
Other winners in this tightly contested municipal battle were At-Large Council persons, Donna K. Williams (1071 votes), Christopher G. Jackson (820 votes) and Adrienne Wooten (781 votes).