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September 23, 2022

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter’s Office has begun mailing ballots to voters who chose to vote by mail in the November 8, 2022, general election for federal, county, and local offices. Voters may request a vote-by-mail (VBM) ballot for a single election, or to receive them for ...

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Editor's Note: Story has been updated to include voting results from Somerville. All vote totals are unofficial and incomplete; official results await the addition of vote-by-mail ballots, absentee ballots and provisional ballots. Vote totals are from Somerset County only as of midnight. Final ...

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Editor's Note: All vote totals are unofficial and incomplete; official results await the addition of vote-by-mail ballots, absentee ballots and provisional ballots. Vote totals are from Somerset County only as of midnight. Final certification is expected June 20.   SOMERVILLE, NJ – No fewer ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County’s Board of Elections will conduct in-person early voting this weekend for the Democratic and Republican primary elections at six locations spread throughout the county, including the Hillsborough municipal building, 379 South Branch Road. Eligible Somerset County ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Borough Republican Organization Chairman Anthony Attanasio has announced that Mario Haddad and Christopher Petrosini have submitted their names as candidates for Somerville Borough Council. They will run unopposed in the June 7 Primary Election. “We are grateful to these two ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Somerset County needs poll workers to monitor election sites during the June 7 Primary vote a day's work plus some training that will pay $300. Interested parties should fill out and submit an application to ElectionBd@co.somerset.nj.us as soon as possible, and will be directed ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter will hold the official drawing for candidate ballot positions for the June 7 primary in the Clerk’s Ceremony Room at 20 Grove St. at 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 14. The public is welcome to attend in-person but must sign in at the building ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter, elected in 2017, has filed to run in the Democratic June 7 Primary, along with Somerset County Commissioner Melonie Marano, elected in 2019, and Somerset County Sheriff Darrin Russo, also elected in 2019. Republican candidates have also filed ...

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TRENTON, NJ - With primary elections fast approaching, Gov. Phil Murphy has signed legislation increasing the pay for New Jersey's election workers. Elections workers will now be paid $300 per day, up from $200. The bill also appropriates $7M to the Department of State.    “Election workers ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Primary Elections are June 7, and the League of Women Voters of Somerset and Hunterdon Counties is reminding residents to be registered and ready. Anyone who is a U.S. citizen, 18 years of age as of June 7, lived in Somerset County for at least 30 days prior to June 7 and is ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerville Republican Organization Chairman Anthony Attanasio has issued a public request for volunteers who would like to support the ongoing efforts of the local GOP. “We are seeking to recruit volunteers with an interest in local government who not only want to learn more ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Frank DelCore, who has served 15 years, 5 as mayor, will not seek reelection to the Hillsborough Township Committee in November. He will finish out his term, which ends Dec. 31. 2022. “Hillsborough Township has been very fortunate to have Frank DelCore represent the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Borough Democrats have selected three candidates to fill the unexpired term of longtime Council member Jane Kobuta, who resigned last month prior to moving to Utah. Her resignation triggered a formal process to find a replacement as outlined in the New Jersey Vacancy Law, ...

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  TRENTON, NJ – A bill passed the state Assembly unanimously Thursday that would raise the pay for election workers to at least $300 per day.  The vote was 77-0. The bill (S-598/A-1527) would raise the pay of statewide poll workers for each General, Primary, and Special Election to $300.  ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Clerk Steve Peter on Monday convened the County’s Board of Canvassers to certify the winners of the Nov. 2, 2021 General Election. The certification completes the counting of ballots by the Board of Elections, and sets the stage for notification to the New Jersey ...

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  TRENTON, NJ – Proposed legislation that would increase the pay to $400 for poll workers on Election Day has been approved by the Assembly State and Local Government Committee. The bill (S-598/A-1527) would raise the pay of statewide poll workers for each General, Primary, and Special ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Jack will be back in 2025. Undaunted by his narrow defeat in last week's gubernatorial election to incumbent Democrat Gov. Phil Murphy, GOP candidate Jack Ciattarelli confirmed he will run again in 2025, just minutes after he conceded at a press conference in the borough's ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Multiple media outlets Thursday afternoon reported that GOP gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli will concede the close election to Democratic incumbent Gov. Phil Murphy nine days after it had appeared the Hillsborough resident had pulled off a major upset. Ciattarelli's ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Late vote counts in Somerset County have reshuffled the results of the contest for two seats on the Somerset County Board of Commissioners, with incumbent Democrats Shanel Robinson, director and running mate Sara Sooy, deputy director, topping Republican challengers Michael Kirsh ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Republican Jack Ciattarelli’s campaign released an update of the ongoing ballot counting, as well as a statement today regarding the 2021 gubernatorial election in New Jersey after Gov. Phil Murphy's campaign called for the former state Assemblyman and GOP candidate for governor to ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A number of vote-by-mail ballots were found in the township’s general drop box Wednesday morning after the box, that had been locked since September, was opened for the first time. According to deputy township administrator Wells Winegar, the township drop box, which is ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Incumbent state Assemblyman Roy Freiman and running mate Sadaf Jaffer declared victory over Republicans Vincent Panico and Joseph Lukac in Tuesday's 16th District Assembly race Friday, joining Democratic Senator-elect Andrew Zwicker in a clean sweep for Democrats. The winners ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Three days after Election Day, GOP gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli is still campaigning and unwilling to concede, despite Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy having been declared the winner by several media organizations. The governor also declared victory Wednesday night at ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Republican gubernatorial candidate Jack Ciattarelli faulted the Associated Press early Wednesday evening, 20 minutes after the news collective declared Gov. Phil Murphy the winner of Tuesday's historically close election. Murphy declared victory shortly afterwards at a rally in ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - With more than 2.4M votes cast in Tuesday's New Jersey gubernatorial race, incumbent Gov. Phil Murphy has taken a 19,000 vote lead over Hillsborough resident and former GOP state assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli, who led most of Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. As of 6:30 p.m.

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - With 87 percent of the state vote counted at 2 a.m. Wednesday, Hillsborough resident and former GOP state assemblyman and Somerset County freeholder Jack Ciattarelli held a microscopic 1,700-vote lead over incumbent Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy. Ciattarelli was leading in 14 New ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - For those who have opted to vote the old-fashioned way - in person - today's the day. Early voting with drop-off ballots started Oct. 23, and mail-in votes continue to be received by the Somerset County Board of Elections. Final certification of vote totals is not expected ...

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The ballot for the November 2 general election includes two public questions that would expand legalized gambling in New Jersey in two ways: the first by permitting wagering in the state on college sports, and the second to allow more types of nonprofit groups to use net proceeds from bingo games ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Just as sure as daffodils and tulips blossom in the spring, political lawn signs begin to sprout on curb sides, street corners, open fields and front lawns in advance of Election Day each year, tempting some people to vandalize or steal the signs. At Tuesday night's Committee ...

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