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 elections, Nov. 5.

Filing for the three, 3-year terms in Hillsborough are current school board members Joyce Eldrige-Howard, 75 Weber Ave.; Gregory Gillette, 401 Conover Drive and Jean Trujillo, 5 Eric Court..

Also filing was Paul D. Marini, 16 Harvest Drive, treasurer of the Hillsborough Elementary School HSA, and John P. Oliver, 233 Woods Road.