RED BANK - "A win's a win," proclaimed incumbent Democrat Arthur Murphy III as he and fellow incumbent Michael DuPont celebrated their re-election to the borough council by a fairly narrow margin Tuesday night.
FREEHOLD - Republican gubernatorial candidate Christopher Christie and his running mate, Monmouth County Sheriff Kim Guadagno won the gubernatorial race in Guadagno's home county by a comfortable margin Tuesday night, echoing the results statewide that sent Christie to the governor's office and made Monmouth Beach resident Guadagno the state's first ever Lt. Governor.
FAIR HAVEN - Republican Councilman Benjamin Lucarelli and his running mate Robert Marchese handily defeated Democratic opponents Matthew Cohen and Margo Tikijian for seats on the borough council last Tuesday.
MIDDLETOWN - When Governor-elect Chris Christie began his campaign earlier this year he was hoping to generate approximately 27,000 votes from Monmouth County according to Middletown Deputy Mayor Gerard Scharfenberger who organized that effort in Middletown Township.
RED BANK - Harrison Avenue resident Jim Willis and some of his neighbors met with borough officials and other interested residents at Red Bank Middle School on Oct. 21 to talk about how to make it safer for children to walk and ride bicycles to school.