Judge tosses Wainstein suit

A judge on Friday threw out a suit brought by North Bergen mayoral candidate Harry Wainstein that aimed to stop a $60 million bond referendum. The plan, pushed by North Bergen Mayor Nicholas Sacco, who is also a state senator, would fund school renovations and allow the city’s Board of Education to buy an area technical school. "We are thankful that Larry Wainstein's disgraceful attempt to disenfranchise North Bergen voters

Wainstein, Sacco trade barbs over schools referendum

North Bergen mayoral candidate Larry Wainstein attacked Mayor Nicholas Sacco on Thursday, claiming a school renovation ballot initiative pushed by the 24-year incumbent is an attempt to defraud voters. "This special election was not properly noticed.  It is being held at a time to suppress voter turnout and to benefit Sacco's political machine," Wainstein said. "I am asking the court to stop Sacco from disenfranchising voters by having an election
Welcome to filing day in New Jersey. By 4PM today, the field of candidates running in the Democratic and Republican primaries for U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives, in four special State Assembly elections and for county and municipal offices will be clear. A couple of things to watch for: 1. Will there be a fight for control of West New York’s 58 County Committee seats between Mayor Felix