Tag: elections

Republicans Sweep County Freeholder, Sheriff and Surrogate Positions

By Joseph Sapia The Monmouth County Republicans were victorious in all the countywide races, easily retaining the sheriff, surrogate, and two Board of Freeholders seats on Tuesday’s General Election ballot....

November 10, 2016 | comments

Development and Power Lines Concern Middletown Candidates

By Jay Cook MIDDLETOWN–With a full slate of opponents this year, the incumbent Republicans in Middletown Township, Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger and Committeeman Kevin Settembrino, look to stay on the course...

November 7, 2016 | comments

Candidates for Sheriff Zero In On Drug Abuse

By Joseph Sapia Both candidates for Monmouth County sheriff, Republican incumbent Shaun Golden and Democrat challenger Jeff Cantor, agree the most pressing issue in this race is heroin abuse. Golden,...

November 7, 2016 | comments

Red Bank Candidates Divided On The Issues

By John Burton RED BANK — The Nov. 8 election will have voters selecting from two incumbents and three political newcomers to fill two, three-year terms on the Borough Council....

October 31, 2016 | comments

Familiar Faces Square Off Against Republican Challengers

By John Burton ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – This year’s race for the two, three-year terms on the Borough Council has voters choosing between two Republicans, both new to municipal government, and...

October 30, 2016 | comments