Coalition-Led Ballot Question Approved, Safeguarding Pollution Settlements

November 8, 2017

NEWARK, NJ -  Voters provided permanent relief to communities harmed by industrial pollution on Tuesday by approving an environmental coalition-led ballot question that prevents money earmarked for environmental restoration from being raided by Trenton lawmakers.

The measure was declared passed with 69 percent support.

“By approving Ballot Question 2, voters created a ‘lock ...

Murphy Convincingly Wins NJ governor's Campaign that Began in Newark

ASBURY PARK, NJ- The Rev. Ronald Slaughter, pastor of St. James AME Church in Newark, said it best for Democrats in the state's largest city, and around the state of New Jersey, as the winning vote totals rolled in for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy. 

"My prayers have been answered," said Slaughter on Tuesday night inside the Asbury Park Convention ...

Randolph Township Election 2017 Results

RANDOLPH, NJ- Of the 18,896 registered voters in Randolph, 7,059 (37%), went to the polls, according to county reports.

In the election for the board of education representatives, incumbents Joe Faranetta received 3,402, and Ron Conti received 3,424 votes, both will serve three-year terms.  Newcomer Chris Treston received 3,256 votes, and will also serve a three-year term.

In the race ...

Quiet 2017 Election for Randolph

RANDOLPH, NJ – It is a quiet election year for Randolph. The BOE election is not contested this year. Three candidates are running in Randolph, with three expired seats available. 

They are:

Ronald Conti , Vice President,Revere Court (incumbent)

 Joseph Farenetta , Dover Chester Road (incumbent)

Christopher Treston, Nina Place


Board of Education members ...

Former President Obama to Visit Newark to Campaign for Murphy

NEWARK, NJ- Former U.S. President Barack Obama is scheduled to roll into downtown Newark on Thursday to campaign for the Democratic New Jersey gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy as the battle to run New Jersey heats up in the race's final weeks. 

Obama's appearance in New Jersey's largest city less than three weeks before the Nov. 7 election on behalf of ...

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