Tag: north arlington

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

FINAL ROUND: Who is Bergen’s best GOP mayor?

By Matthew Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog The big moment has arrived, Save Jerseyans. After four rounds (over two weeks) of regional online polling and well over 1,000 (!) ballots cast, we’ve winnowed the list down to seven finalists… A Read More

New GOP leadership lures FedEx facility to North Arlington

By Matt Gilson | The Save Jersey Blog Whether you’re reading Save Jersey or any number of other news sources, the story line remains the same: that flawed governmental policies are driving out of the Garden State in record numbers. Overbearing Read More