Zisa will run unopposed in Bergen

It's a sure thing: former Hackensack mayor Jack Zisa will be the next Bergen County Republican Chairman.  The deadline to file as a candidate in next month's election for county chairman came and went today and only Zisa filed. Zisa will succeed Paul DiGaetano, who is stepping down after just one term.  DiGaetano defeated incumbent Bob Yudin in 2016, and then lost his bid for the Republican nomination for State

LaBarbiera campaign kickoff draws powerful Democrats

Bergen County’s top Democrats made it clear they’re behind Paramus Mayor Richard LaBarbiera’s run for a third term Thursday. The former councilmember’s campaign kickoff last night saw visits from U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, Reps. Josh Gottheimer and Bill Pascrell, Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco, Bergen County Democratic Chairman Lou Stellato and State Senators Paul Sarlo and Joe Lagana, among many others. "Our team is running for re-election to keep putting

Ridgewood incumbents win

Ridgewood voters re-elected two incumbents seeking re-election to the Village Council. Mayor Susan Knudsen (2,989) and Councilman Michael Sedon (2,973) defeated challengers Alexandra Harwin (2,040) and Janice Willett (2,023). Ridgewood is the hometown of prominent Rotarian-American Paul Stuart Aronsohn, who previously served as mayor.