Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Voters will decide U.S. Senate, House of Representatives, county and local candidates on June 5.
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Polls will be open for voters on Today, June 5 from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the primary election. Votes cast for republican presidential hopefuls will carry little weight, as Mitt Romney already received the party's nomination after winning in Texas. However, voters will have the opportunity to select their candidates for the U.S. Senate, House of Representatives, Monmouth County, and Middletown Township Committee. Sample ballots can be viewed by clicking here. Addition information on Baum and Massell can be viewed in this previous Patch article.
Monday, March 26, 2012
Monmouth County's Democratic organization taps local to national candidates
The Monmouth County Democratic Party has endorsed Democrats for county and national races in the November election, officials said. In national races, the organization tapped Barack Obama for president; Robert Menendez for U.S. Senate; Frank J. Pallone Jr. for the House of Representatives in the 6th Legislative District, Rush Holt for the House of Representatives in the 12th Legislative District, and Brian Froelich, Spring Lake, for the 4th Congressional district, officials said. This year, Middletown resident and state Sen. Joseph Kyrillos (R-13), announced that he will try to topple Menendez for the U.S. Senate seat. For county seats, the Monmouth County club picked Bill Shea, of Howell, for Freeholder; and for the 1-year unexpired term…
Monday, January 30, 2012
Former Holmdel mayor and committeewoman was sworn in to the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
The Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders welcomed a new face on the dais. Former Holmdel Township Committeewoman Serena DiMaso was sworn in as a member of the county board during the governing body’s regular meeting on Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Hall of Records building in Freehold. “I am honored and humbled to stand on the shoulders of these great men and women who came before me, whose foresight and vision for Monmouth County has made it one of the best—if not the best—place to live in the United States,” said DiMaso, who was joined during her swearing-in ceremony by her husband and four children. “My promise to all you is this: I will continue the tradition of providing Monmouth County residents with quality of life that is second …
Saturday, January 14, 2012
Won election after Howell Mayor Robert Walsh conceded in second round of voting
A unique election cycle came to an end on Saturday morning when Holmdel Deputy Mayor Serena DiMaso resigned to be sworn in as the newest member of the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders. Saturday's election at Colts Neck High School was voted on by members of the Monmouth County Republican Committee with a total of 486 ballots being cast in the first round. Needing 50 percent of the vote plus one more to gain a majority, DiMaso garnered exactly 243 votes to force a second round of voting. Her closest competitor, Howell Mayor Robert Walsh, who was a distant second with 140 votes, conceded the election before the second round of voting was completed. DiMaso said after the election she was looking forward to taking on this latest …