Elections

June 12, 2020

SOMERVILLE, NJ – In preparation for the July 7th Democratic and Republican Primaries, the Somerset County Clerk’s Office is sending out Vote By Mail ballots to every registered Democrat and Republican. The ballots will begin arriving in mailboxes this weekend in large envelopes with a bright red ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Mayor Doug Tomson and township resident Janine Erickson have received the unanimous endorsement of the Township Republican Committee to run as Township Committee candidates in the June Primary and November elections. Tomson, who also served as mayor in 2014-15 is now in his ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The annual Fire District Election on Saturday, Feb. 15th will be held in the Hillsborough Municipal Complex, Multi-Purpose Room from 2-9 p.m. All districts will vote at the Hillsborough Township Municipal Building. There is one 3-year commissioner position open. There ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – New Jersey GOP gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli has named Jeffrey Vanderbeek, former chairman & managing partner of the NHL's New Jersey Devils hockey club - and former Somerville High School football coach - as the finance chairman for his 2021 ...

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WILDWOOD, NJ – Thousands of President Trump supporters bundled up and wrapped themselves in red, white and blue scarves, mittens and hats to brave the cold for a chance to get a seat inside the Wildwood Convention Center for Tuesday’s rally promoted as  a big thank you from the president to south ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Committeewoman and former Mayor Gloria McCauley, entering her 12th year of serving on the Hillsborough Township Committee will not seek reelection to the Hillsborough Township committee in 2020. McCauley served as Deputy Mayor in 2010, 2012 and 2017 She was unanimously ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Jack Ciattarelli returned to the elementary school where he learned his ABCs and penmanship as a young boy Tuesday to make it official - he is a candidate for the GOP Gubernatorial nomination in the 2021 June Primary, and he is the man to fix New Jersey. There will be other ...

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TRENTON, NJ – In an effort to maintain a fair election process in New Jersey, legislation promoting voting transparency sponsored by Assemblyman Andrew Zwicker and Assemblyman Roy Freiman was signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday. The “Voting Precinct Transparency Act,” (A-4564) – now ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Former state Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli has declared his candidacy for the Republican New Jersey gubernatorial nomination. This will be his second run at the state's top elected office. New Jersey residents will vote in the state's gubernatorial election in November, ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Any thoughts of an upset in the 16th District Assembly race Tuesday quickly vanished as vote totals from Hunterdon, Mercer and Middlesex counties were added to the those from Somerset County. The district includes the Hunterdon County municipalities of Delaware Township, ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Incumbent Republican Mayor Frank DelCore won reelection to a fifth term on the Township Committee Tuesday, beating Democratic challenger Jeffrey Wright by a vote ot 4,825 to 4,036.   Incumbent Somerset County Freeholder Patricia Walsh lost her bid for a fourth term, losing ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Somerset County residents who receive automated “robocalls” announcing a change in their polling location are advised that this is a scam. Both the Board of Elections and the County Clerk’s Office have received reports of calls like this from residents of several towns, ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Township Democrats have turned to Jeffrey Wright, narrowly defeated in last year's race for a seat on the Township Committee to unseat longtime Republican incumbent Mayor Frank DelCore, seeking his fifth three-year term on the Township Committee. DelCore has been elected as ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The final week of the election campaign for Township Committee has seen the campaign of Democratic challenger Jeffrey Wright file an Election Law complaint against the campaign of incumbent GOP Mayor Frank Delcore, with Carl Suraci, Republican campaign manager, also filing a ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Assemblymen Andrew Zwicker and Roy Freiman (D-Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset) have endorsed Jeffrey Wright for Hillsborough Township Committee. The following is their endorsement statement:   “We proudly endorse Jeffrey Wright for Hillsborough Township Committee.

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Assemblymen Andrew Zwicker and Roy Freiman (D-Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset) have endorsed Dominick Puzio for Hunterdon County Sheriff.  “We could not be more honored to endorse Dominick Puzio for Hunterdon County Sheriff. He is community-minded, forward-thinking with vast experience in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter reminds voters that they can apply for a vote-by-mail ballot for the Nov. 5th election. In addition to regular weekday hours of 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m., his office will have extended hours to accommodate those who want to pick up a ballot in person: ...

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PRINCETON, NJ - State Assemblymen Andrew Zwicker and Roy Freiman (D-Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Somerset) have received the endorsements of three public safety unions.- the Professional Firefighters Association of New Jersey, The New Jersey Police Benevolent Association and The New Jersey ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - The League of Women Voters of the Greater New Brunswick Area will hold a Candidates Forum with all candidates for Somerset County Sheriff and Somerset County Freeholder on Monday, Sept. 16, at 7 p.m. in the Somerville High School Auditorium. Candidates for Freeholder are ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The League of Women Voters of New Jersey-Greater New Brunswick Area (LWVNJ-GNBA) is celebrating National Voter Registration Day, Sept. 24 by sponsoring an online Trivia Quiz.   The winner will receive $300. The contest began Sept. 3  The winner will be randomly selected ...

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PRINCETON, NJ - The New Jersey Sierra Club has endorsed incumbent Democrats Andrew Zwicker and Roy Freiman for Assembly in the 16th district.  “Both Assemblyman Roy Freiman and Assemblyman  Andrew Zwicker have shown to the Sierra Club an increasing concern about the importance of maintaining a ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – The Hillsborough Democrats will host a free picnic at the Ann Van Middlesworth Park on Sept. 7th from 2=5 p.m.with Rep. Tom Malinowski (D-7th) and other state and local Democrat elected officials expected to attend. Malinowski will be in attendance for a portion of the ...

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In response to recent articles published by the Franklin Reporter and Advocate and NJ.com, which reported that Somerset County Democratic Committee (SCDC) county-wide candidate for sheriff Darrin Russo logged 273 hours of union time from the start of 2016 through his retirement in June, Republican ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Five township residents have filed with the Somerset County Board of Elections to run as candidates for three seats on the  Hillsborough Board of Education. Monday was the filing deadline for school board elections statewide which will be held the same day as the general ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Central New Jersey Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-7th, and a prominent Republican who would like to replace him in Congress next year are busy raising funds for the 2020 campaign. Malinowski, who lives in Rocky Hill, finished the second fundraising quarter of 2019 with $568,000 raised ...

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