Elections

June 23, 2020

Newark's Project Ready announced that it has partnered with Michelle Obama’s When We All Vote initiative to increase voter enfranchisement in Newark. When We All Vote is a non-profit, non-partisan organization launched by the former First Lady in 2018 along with Tom Hanks, Lin-Manuel Miranda, ...

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NEWARK - A Newark non-profit is launching a multi-faceted campaign to help Newark residents make the shift to a 100% mail-in ballot in New Jersey’s first all vote-by-mail election on May 12th, including the launch of a website, NewarkVotesByMail.org. Project Ready, the Newark-based non-profit ...

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BELLEVILLE, NJ – As Belleville Mayor Michael Melham looked on Wednesday night, lifelong Belleville Silver Lake resident Carmine Mattia, Jr. formally declared his candidacy for First Ward Council in the non-partisan May 2020 municipal election.   Standing before a crowded room at Belleville’s ...

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The editors and writers at TAPinto Newark thought we'd mark the end of the decade with a list of the top 10 Newark stories during the last 10 years. Though TAPinto Newark was founded in 2017, most of us have been involved in Newark in one way or another for many years. This is certainly by no ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Among municipalities throughout Essex County and the state, Newark historically suffers from a woeful record of voter participation. A coalition of 19 nonprofits is leading the charge to close the voter registration gap by 10 percent by March 2020, signaling a renewed sense of ...

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