Election2020

Updated Results For Montclair Municipal Election: Spiller Leads Baskerville By 195 Votes

Updated Montclair municipal election results posted on Essex County Clerk's website Friday still show Sean Spiller as the unofficial winner of the Montclair mayoral race. Dr. Renee Baskerville narrowed the gap between them, with...

It’s Raining Votes At Essex County Clerk Office, Montclair Voter Turnout at 10,011 and...

Hey Montclair, we actually voted this time! Montclair votes came in like a microburst Wednesday at the Essex County Clerk's office, mailing in more than 1500 votes, bringing the new total number of ballots returned...

Montclair 2020 Municipal Election: Candidate Reactions and Reflections (UPDATED)

Baristanet asked candidates in the Montclair municipal election for reactions to both the unofficial election results and their campaign experience as a whole (Baristanet will update with any additional responses we receive from candidates): Maggie...

Montclair Election: Unofficial Results Show Spiller Taking Mayoral Race, Wins For Incumbents

Montclair unofficial municipal election results posted on Essex County Clerk's website show Sean Spiller as the projected winner of the Montclair mayoral race. Almost all of his other Montclair 2020 Progress in Action slate...

The Time To Vote Is Now: 6,802 Montclair Voters Have Cast Ballots

Alright Montclair. We told you you could do better. As on Monday morning, 6,802 Montclair voters have cast ballots in the Montclair Municipal Election, by mail, according to Christopher J. Durkin, Essex County Clerk. We are...

Baristanet Montclair Municipal Election Guide: How To Vote By Mail, Meet The Candidates

Hey Montclair - we can do better. As of Wednesday evening, only 4,947 ballots have been received for the Montclair Municipal Election, according to Essex County Clerk Christopher J. Durkin. Montclair's election turnout in...

SPONSORED: A Closing Statement from James Cotter for Councilor At-Large

My love for Montclair is boundless. Its rich history, progressive ideals, and most importantly, its people, make our community unique. I've lived here for 32 years and in that time, our town has welcomed...

Mayoral Candidates Discuss Education Issues at Montclair NAACP Youth Mayoral Candidates Forum (VIDEO)

Montclair mayoral candidates -- Dr. Renee Baskerville and Sean Spiller -- were asked to discuss student safety and other education issues at Friday night's Montclair NAACP Mayoral Candidates Forum. Two Montclair High school students, Montclair...

SPONSORED – Peter Yacobellis: Why I’ll Always Fight For Justice

An Open Letter to Montclair Voters From At-Large Candidate Peter Yacobellis As an LGBT family, my partner and I chose Montclair because we knew it was a welcoming, tolerant community that valued diversity in all...

Baskerville Responds To Montclair Mayors Jackson & Fried: ‘Play Nice’

Mayoral candidate Dr. Renee Baskerville offered a response Thursday to the endorsements of Mayor Robert Jackson and former Mayor Jerry Fried. Baskerville characterized Fried's email, which he sent with a Your Voice, Montclair header endorsing...

Meet The Mayoral Candidates Virtually Friday at Montclair NAACP Forum

The Montclair Chapter of the NAACP Political Action Committee and the NAACP Youth Council will be hosting a live interview via Zoom of both candidates for the Mayor of Montclair, Sean Spiller and Dr....

Montclair Mayor Robert Jackson Endorses Spiller, Montclair 2020 Team

Montclair Mayor Robert Jackson, who served two consecutive terms as mayor of Montclair, endorsed the Montclair 2020 team Tuesday evening. "I am proud to endorse the Montclair 2020 team in this year's municipal election," Jackson...

Montclair Public Library To Hold Virtual Municipal Election Candidates Forum, Thursday, May 7

Have you received your mail-in ballot for the 2020 Montclair Municipal Election? You'll get another opportunity to hear from the candidates before you have to mail in your ballot by May 12. Montclair Public Library...

Sponsored – The Right Leader At The Right Time: Peter Yacobellis, Councilor-At-Large

https://youtu.be/g8EWnOSVpxc The last time Montclair voters had the opportunity to vote for their local government, Barack Obama was president and the world in which we find ourselves was unfathomable. Now, as we stare into a...

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