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Voters in Edison, North Arlington reject school spending proposals

NORTH ARLINGTON, N.J. – Residents in three New Jersey municipalities shot down multi-million dollar school district spending proposals on Tuesday. In North Arlington (Bergen), a $10 million security upgrade referendum went down 906 votes to 585. – In Edison (Middlesex), Read More

OPINION: Time to fight back and vote ‘NO’ on more school funding | SPADEA

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ It’s a tough question when the politicians come knocking for more money for our schools. They either try to make you feel guilty about the poor kids in old buildings, Read More

North Arlington GOP aims at November comeback

After a surprisingly disappointing Election 2016 result, North Arlington Republicans opened their new headquarters Friday night with plenty of fanfare. The strength of the local party always plays a crucial role in election outcomes for a town where Democrats outnumber Republicans Read More

Democrats concede South Bergen by running retreads

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog It is has been well documented on this site that Republicans do really, really well locally in District 36 notwithstanding the GOP’s county-wide woes. The Republicans swept partisan elections in the Meadowlands Read More

North Arlington reorganizes as Bergen Republicans look ahead

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog Reorganization season was in full swing over the weekend, Save Jerseyans, and in Bergen County’s southernmost town, Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno was on hand to swear in three new council members who completed Read More

Republicans in Bogota, North Arlington take their new seats

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog With provisional ballots counted and no recounts in sight, Save Jerseyans, the Bergen County election season has officially drawn to a close. Members who were elected to unexpired terms are beginning to Read More

Early reports: Bergen turnout higher than expected

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog Turnout is looking to be higher than expect in many areas around Bergen County, Save Jerseyans, especially in crucial battleground LD38. Some polling station challengers on the ground are reporting to Save Read More

10 Must-Watch Bergen Races on Tuesday night

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog ______ #1 – Freeholder Race The main attraction county-wide is yet another annual Freeholder Board control battle. The race for two three-year terms is growing increasingly competitive with former Freeholder John Mitchell looking Read More