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Elections

May 9, 2022

UNION COUNTY, NJ -- Sample ballots for the June 7 Primary Election can be viewed and downloaded on the County Clerk’s elections website unioncountyvotes.com, and through the Union County Votes app, a free download for all mobile devices. Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi's office also mails ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Incumbent Democrats Deputy Mayor Elizabeth Stamler, Councilman Roshan “Roc” White, and Councilman Matt Adams will seek re-election to the Scotch Plains Township Council in 2022. The Councilmembers will run on the Democratic slate in Scotch Plains alongside Congressman Tom ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The Scotch Plains Republican Committee has endorsed three candidates and will be running a full slate for the upcoming election in November 2022. The GOP's Township Council candidates Keith DeMatteo, Brian Johdos and Don Stanzione all will bring their professional experience ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- The Fanwood Democratic Committee has unanimously voted for veteran councilwoman Kathy Mitchell and newcomer Gina Berry to run for the two Borough Council seats that become available at the end of the year. Councilwoman Mitchell will be running for an unprecedented eighth term, as ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — Voters in several Union County towns will have new choices of representatives in the upcoming primary and general elections this year due to an updated state congressional map based on the results of the 2020 census. The new assignments represent the congressional districts in ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — If you want to change your political party affiliation before the primary election, you’ve got until April 13 to do so. The Union County Board of Elections this week reminded residents that if they want to participate in their new party’s Primary Election June 7, then they ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Congressman Tom Malinowski (D) visited Fanwood on Sunday, February 13, 2022, to introduce himself as the Congressman for the 7th District, which now includes Fanwood and Scotch Plains as a result of redistricting based on the 2020 Census. Malinowski will face a Republican ...

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FANWOOD, NJ — Congressman Tom Malinowski is scheduled take part in a meet-and-greet in Fanwood next week to meet voters who will become part of the district he currently represents. The redrawn districts are the result of the 2020 Census, and starting in January 2023, Fanwood and Scotch Plains ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- As 2021 comes to a close and 2022 begins, TAPintoSPF is taking a look at the biggest stories of 2021. Today, we revisit the top Election and Government stories of the year: New Scotch Plains Mayor Losardo, Councilwoman Zimmerman Sworn In And The Winner in Scotch ...

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RARITAN BOROUGH, NJ — "I hate to lose." Republican Jack Ciattarelli conceded the Governor's race Friday afternoon in his hometown of Raritan Borough. "I called Governor Murphy earlier today and congratulated him on his re-election and wished him well in serving the people of New Jersey," ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ — Gov. Phil Murphy expressed gratitude toward supporters gathered Wednesday night at Asbury Park Convention Hall on Wednesday after he declared victory in the race for re-election. His opponent, Jack Ciattarelli, has not conceded. The margin remains razor-thin as of Wednesday ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains Councilman Matt Adams, who was appointed to the township's governing body in April to finish Josh Losardo's unexpired seat (vacated when he became mayor), has won the special election to fulfill the term by defeating first-time Republican candidate Deanna ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Three Scotch Plains seats on the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Board of Education (BOE) were up for grabs, but the incumbents appear to have held on, according to unofficial results reported by the Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi. * Debora BRODY: 3,424 (19.25%) * Karen ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- In a race devoid of any suspense, Fanwood Councilwomen Erin McElroy Barker and Trisha Walsh were reelected on Tuesday evening. They ran unopposed. "I ran again because the tail end of my term has been a very challenging time with COVID. I think it interrupted a lot of the work we ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Two Council members, Patricia Walsh and Erin McElroy Barker, in Fanwood are up for reelection this year. At the top of the ticket, Gov. Phil Murphy is up for reelection and takes on Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli.  There are also races for positions in the state ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The latest in TAPintoSPF's series of profiles of Scotch Plains Board of Education candidates: Five Questions With... David Levine. Current Occupation: Pediatrician Education: Rutgers (B.A.), NYU (MD), Yale (internship, residency) Family (including # of children who ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The latest in TAPintoSPF's series of profiles of Scotch Plains Board of Education candidates: Five Questions With... John Mehl. Current Occupation: Director of Sales at Vanguard Direct Education:  Bachelors of Science, RIT – New Media Publishing & Environmental ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- The latest in TAPintoSPF's series of profiles of Scotch Plains Board of Education candidates: Five Questions With... Tonya Williams. Current Occupation:Realtor at ERA Queen City Realty and Senior Care Manager/Owner at Sisters Helping Seniors Education:Scotch Plains-Fanwood ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains Council candidates Democrat Matt Adams and Republican Deanna Dell-Bene squared off in an informative and civil debate in which they discussed their vision for downtown redevelopment and other issues at the Scotch Plains Municipal Building on Tuesday, Sept.

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Posted information also includes early voting locations, gubernatorial candidate statements, and more. UNION COUNTY, NJ -- Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi has announced that sample ballots for the Nov. 2 General Election can be viewed and downloaded on the County Clerk’s elections website ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- TAPintoScotch Plains-Fanwood editor John Mooney will host the first of two Scotch Plains Council candidates’ debates on Tuesday, Sept. 28, from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Democratic nominee Matthew Adams and Republican candidate Deanna Dell-Bene this November will face off in a ...

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“He's not Scotch Plains, he's not Union County, he's not New Jersey, and in 65 days, he's not our governor.” SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy’s Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli brought his message to voters in Scotch Plains on Saturday. It was the third of eight stops across the state ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ — New Jersey residents will have the option to vote early in person for the first time in the November 2021 general election. With a new grant-funded $3.06 million contract, the county is preparing to provide voters with access to machines and new technology as it starts in ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- With 4,000 registered Republicans and 7,700 Democrats, the challenge is daunting for the GOP in Scotch Plains at the polls in November.  Scotch Plains Republican Committee Chair and former NJ Young Republican Chairman, Joe Sarno, who was elected to the position in the ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains Councilman Matt Adams hosted a kick-off campaign with dozens of family, friends, and Democratic supporters on hand to support his 2021 election bid this week in the backyard of his home.  Adams said he will focus on three main issues during his campaign. “If ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Six candidates from Scotch Plains are in the field for the three open seats on the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Board of Education this year on Nov. 2. Residents are allowed to vote for up to three candidates to serve the three-year term positions. Incumbents: Karen ...

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Petitions must be returned before 4:00 p.m. on Monday, July 26. Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds residents seeking School Board positions that the deadline for filing their nominating petitions is Monday, July 26, before 4:00 p.m. in the Main Office of the County Clerk, at 2 Broad ...

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FANWOOD, NJ -- Girl Power was in full force at Sheelen's Crossing in Fanwood on Wednesday, June 16, as Mayor Colleen Mahr welcomed 10 of her fellow mayors and New Jersey's first lady Tammy Murphy to a fundraiser for Westfield Mayor Shelley Brindle. On hand were: Summit Mayor Nora ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — More than a year into the coronavirus pandemic, Governor Murphy’s once-skyrocketing ratings have now returned to pre-pandemic levels, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton Poll. Forty-seven percent of residents currently have a favorable impression of the Governor (down from ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains Democrats held a fundraiser at Jerseyland Community Center on Sunday, June 6, for Councilman Matt Adams, who is running unopposed to be the candidate for this November's municipal election against presumed Republican candidate Deanna Dell-Bene.    The winner ...

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