Newest legislator takes oath

The newest member of the New Jersey State Assembly, Britnee Timberlake (D-East Orange), was sworn in today to represent the 34th district. A former Essex County Freeholder, Timberlake fills the vacancy created earlier this month when Sheila Oliver resigned to...

Weber will get Essex Line

Democratic congressional candidate Linda Weber will have the organization line in Essex County, according to sources familiar with the Essex Democratic organization decision-making process.  Essex could make that announcement as early as today. The Essex portion of New Jersey’s seventh...

Essex solid for Menendez

Essex County Democrats weighed in heavily for Bob Menendez tonight, with Essex County Democratic Chairman LeRoy Jones, Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo and Senate President Pro-Tempore Teresa Ruiz endorsing the Senators’ re-election campaign. Jones said that Menendez has “the full...