Elections

November 6, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A tightly contested race for the two open seats on the West Orange Board of Education resulted in a near three-way tie with a race too close to call. With 95 percent of districts reporting, less than 100 votes separated all three candidates, according to the unofficial ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — According to the unofficial election results provided by the Essex County Clerk’s Office Tuesday night, Robert Parisi has been re-elected for a third term as Mayor of West Orange.   The unofficial results determined that Parisi received 9,919 votes, which represents 66.10% ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Meet Susan Scarpa, candidate for West Orange Township Council on Nov. 6. Scarpa is a lifelong resident and graduate of West Orange High School, where she received a West Orange Scholarship and was recognized by “Who’s Who in American High School Students” for leadership. She ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Meet Susan McCartney, a candidate running for re-election to West Orange Township Council on Nov. 6. A member of the Township Council since 2002 who is running for re-election, McCartney is a longtime resident of the township who has been a homeowner in the community since ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Meet Monica Perkowski, a candidate running for West Orange Township Council on Nov. 6. Perkowski handles business development and client relations for Meyer and Associates. She has a bachelor's degree in Biology from The College of New Jersey and an MBA in Marketing/Finance ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Meet Victor Cirilo, a current West Orange Township Council member running for re-election on Nov. 6. Cirilo, a 20-year resident of West Orange, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Montclair State University and a Master of Arts degree in public ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ — Meet Cindy Matute-Brown, an 18-year resident of West Orange running for township council on Nov. 6. Matute-Brown has spent the last 18 years working in education, and is currently a consultant for NJEA as well as chair of the Public Charter Schools Members Work Group; Minority ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Keeping West Orange municipal taxes in check while still providing services that will keep home values up and attract new buyers was the most commonly expressed issue among community members at the West Orange Mayoral Candidates’ Forum hosted by the Pleasant Valley Civic ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – In the wake of long-time Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen announcing his plans to not run for re-election, Assemblyman Jay Webber (R-26), announced on Feb. 3 his intention to run for the Republican nomination in New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District. “The 2018 elections ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ — Longtime U.S. Representative and Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-11) has announced that he will not seek re-election this year, according to multiple media reports. Facing a spirited challenge in the upcoming general election, Rep. Frelinghuysen's ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Amid a sea of supporters from Washington, D.C. to Trenton, from Newark City Hall to the outer reaches of West Essex, Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo formally announced his re-election campaign in Newark on Monday morning at Essex County Veterans Memorial Park. DiVincenzo, a ...

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