Saturday, June 12, 2021

Frank Neglia – Candidate for Township Council

Debate Questions for Council Candidates: Pride in Parsippany is an important part of why many choose our Township as their home. Why did you decide to settle in Parsippany, and what makes you proud to be a resident? I moved to Parsippany when I was...

Deborah Orme – Candidate for Township Council

Debate Questions for Council Candidates: Pride in Parsippany is an important part of why many choose our Township as their home. Why did you decide to settle in Parsippany, and what makes you proud to be a resident? My parents moved to Parsippany when I...

Jamie Barberio – Candidate for Mayor

Debate Questions for Mayoral Candidates: We are running under the banner “RESTORING PRIDE IN PARSIPPANY” Pride in Parsippany is an important part of why many choose our Township as their home. Why did you decide to settle in Parsippany, and what makes you proud to...

Robert Peluso – Candidate for Township Council

Debate Questions for Council Candidates: Pride in Parsippany is an important part of why many choose our Township as their home. Why did you decide to settle in Parsippany, and what makes you proud to be a resident? Parsippany is a community that cares. Living...

Dr. Louis Valori Pursues Republican Nomination for Parsippany Mayor

PARSIPPANY — The first declared Republican candidate for Mayor has entered the 2021 race.  Dr. Louis Valori, former Council President for the Township has announced his candidacy.  He has released the following announcement: Former Parsippany Councilman and local business owner Dr. Louis Valori today announced...

Our Revolution New Jersey Endorses Charlie Baranski For Morris County Freeholder

MORRIS COUNTY — Our Revolution New Jersey endorsed Charlie Baranski, the progressive candidate for Morris County Freeholder. "Charlie is the bold voice that Morris County Democrats have been looking for at the county level. His locally-focused progressive ideas can cut across all political party barriers...

Robert Kaminski

1. What is your educational and volunteer background? I graduated from Parsippany Hills High School and County College of Morris with a degree in Business Administration. For my entire life I have volunteered for Parsippany recreation. I have coached youth football and basketball, and volunteered...

Cori A. Herbig

1. What is your educational and volunteer background? I have a law degree and certificate in Environmental Law from Pace Law School and was the Managing Editor of the Pace Law Review. I graduated with high honors from Rutgers University with a degree in Philosophy...

Paul Carifi, Jr.

1.  What is your educational and volunteer background? BA in Sociology with a concentration in criminal justice from East Stroudsburg University. Graduate of the West Point Leadership and Command Program. Volunteered for Midget Football Program as well as Little Baseball. I volunteered at the PAL and for the...

Michael J. dePierro

1.  What is your educational and volunteer background? I have an Electrical Engineering Degree. I moved to Parsippany in 1965 when I accepted a job offer from Bell Telephone Laboratories. I retired from the Bell System after 30 years of service. I then served as Manager...

Loretta Gragnani

1.  What is your educational and volunteer background? I grew up in New York and attended schools there. A program that is very dear to me and I would like to see continue is the Municipal Alliance Committee (MAC). This program with the cooperation of the Parsippany...

Judy Hernandez

1. What is your educational and volunteer background? I have a Bachelor’s of Engineering Degree in Civil Engineering from Manhattan College. I participated in the Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program and Rutgers Green Infrastructure Workshops. I currently serve on Parsippany’s Planning Board and I am the...

Andy Choffo and Robert Quinn

1. What specific academic subject or technology would you most like to see changed or implemented in our schools? a) The Parsippany-Troy Hills School District in consistently ranked among the best school districts in the State of New Jersey. We are currently ranked the 28th...

Alison Cogan, CPA

1. What specific academic subject or technology would you most like to see changed or implemented in our schools? The Board of Education (BOE) is currently working with a Strategic Plan and there are several initiatives within those goals that I am excited to support....

Kendra Von Achen

1. What specific academic subject or technology would you most like to see changed or implemented in our schools? I would like to see more coding opportunities at the elementary level. This is the key age for children to begin learning this ever-growing subject, and...

Parsippany’s Alfano finishes last in Surrogate race

MORRIS COUNTY — With 99.75% of Morris County reporting results, the unofficial results for Morris County Republican Surrogate is: Heather Darling 9,630 40.63% Michael Patrick Carroll 9,088 38.34% Isabella Alfano 4,964 20.94% Isabella Alfano, Parsippany, was a latecomer in the race, ran a negative campaign and split the votes of the Republican Ticket.  Alfano was...

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Candidate Statement: Andrew Choffo

PARSIPPANY —  This is my 10th year as a Board of Education Member.  It has been an honor and privilege to serve the community.  First, if I may, tell you a little about my family and myself:  My daughter, Stephanie, is a graduate of CCM....

Candidate Statement: Kendra Von Achen

I am Kendra Von Achen and I would like to earn your vote for the Board of Education position. I have two kids – my daughter, Lily is ten and my son, Robbie is five. Both attend Northvail Elementary. Now that my son is in...