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Chaneyfield Jenkins launches bid to unseat Baraka

January 9, 2018

Newark Central Ward Councilman Gayle Chaneyfield Jenkins began her campaign today to become the first female mayor of New Jersey's largest city, attacking the record and character of Mayor Ras Baraka. Chaneyfield Jenkins also framed her run within the struggle of women in Newark and across America to assert themselves as part the growing movement against sexual assault and ...

Essex County Executive Joe DiVincenzo launches 2018 re-election campaign with show of force 

In a show of force intended to dissuade potential primary challengers, Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo announced his re-election campaign amid a sea of supporters from Washington, D.C. to Trenton, from Newark City Hall to the outer reaches of West Essex.

"Essex County has never been this strong, not only here, but throughout the state of New Jersey," said DiVincenzo as ...

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Basil Parker for Central Ward Council 2018

January 17, 2018

My name is Basil L. Parker and I am a long time resident of Newark’s Central Ward. I choose to live here, because, I love the City of Newark, and I would like to be your next City Councilman, representing you, the Central Ward residents.

Recognizing that the City of Newark has so much more to offer, I bring fresh new ideas to explore untapped resources. Encourage businesses to invest in ...