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ELIZABETHTOWN | The national trend of women sweeping into office in historic numbers has reached Essex County. Read more

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ESSEX | Ron Jackson will be the next Town of Essex Supervisor, fending off a write-in challenge from a longstanding political rival. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County is litigating a Freedom of Information Law request for the examination of ballots cast in last year’s general election. Read more

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WHALLONSBURG — The Whallonsburg Grange Hall will host a Candidates Forum Wednesday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. Read more

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ESSEX — It’s déjà vu in Essex as voters again see a contest between town supervisor Ed Gardner and Sharon Boisen, the former two-term supervisor he bested in 2013 to land the job. Read more

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ESSEX — What should be one of the most pedestrian aspects of local government — a municipal website containing the nuts and bolts of local governance — has emerged as a central campaign issue in Essex. Read more

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ESSEX COUNTY — The entry of independent candidates into the pool of local races has firmed up the ballot for this year’s election cycle. Here’s how the independent office seekers have shaken up the field. Read more

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