The New Jersey Globe is projecting that State Sen. Nicholas Scutari (D-Linden), Assemblywoman Linda Carter (D-Plainfield), and Assemblyman James Kennedy (D-Rahway) have won re-election to the 22nd legislative district.
Westfield Mayor Shelley Brindle, a Democrat, won her bid for a second term, according to unofficial results.
The Union County Board of County Commissioners reminds residents, business owners and nonprofit managers to submit nominations for the 30th annual Women of Excellence awards. The nomination period will run from Monday, Nov. 1 to Wednesday, Dec. 1.
Over 100 people gathered Saturday for the renaming of Plainfield City Hall Plaza to Black Lives Matter Plaza. “Today in unity, we declare loud and clear that (in) the state of New Jersey and across the country, Black lives matter,” Mayor Adrian Mapp said.