With election days away, Murphy stumps in Hudson

Gov. Phil Murphy was in Hudson County on Friday to shore up the Democratic stronghold ahead of Tuesday’s election. Murphy, after making a governmental stop at a school opening in Secaucus, spent much of the late afternoon walking the streets of Hoboken, Jersey City and Bayonne to stump for Menendez. The governor wouldn’t say if he was worried about voters Menendez’s home county being put off by the senator’s ethics

Jersey City school board candidates win endorsements

Three top Jersey City elected officials have endorsed Vidya Gangadin, Neil Abadie, and Dominique Smith for the Jersey City Board of Education. City Councilwoman Joyce Watterman, Hudson County Freeholder Jerry Walker, and Assemblywoman Angela McKnight (D-Jersey City) said they would back the slate of candidates. Gangadin, Abadie and Smith have already been endorsed by City Council President Rolando Lavarro, Councilwoman Mira Prinz-Arey and Councilman James Solomon.