MAPLEWOOD, NJ - According to unofficial results, Democrats Vic DeLuca and India Larrier have won seats on the Maplewood Township Committee defeating Angel Bob Perez and Kurt Kiley. DeLuca received 4,869 votes, Larrier won 3,697, while Perez received 1,033 and Kiley obtained 1,159.
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