Saturday, December 14, 2019

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...

Morris County Dems: Mikie Sherrill is our candidate

MORRIS COUNTY —  After more than two decades of service to the 11th Congressional District, Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen has announced today that he will not run for reelection this year. Congressman Frelinghuysen dedicated his life to serving his constituents and his country, and for that we should...

NanoGurus hosted a Holiday Meet First Relic Recovery Event

PARSIPPANY — On Saturday, December 16 Parsippany's NanoGurus Robotics hosted a Holiday Meet First Relic Recovery Event at the Parsippany PAL Youth Center. The object of First Relic Recovery Event is to attain a higher score than the opposing alliance by scoring Glyphs into the Cryptoboxes and...

Team Soriano Endorses Mikie Sherrill

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany Mayor-elect Michael Soriano and Councilwomen-elect Janice McCarthy and Emily Peterson announced their support for Mikie Sherrill for Congress in New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District. “Since announcing her campaign in the spring, Mikie has shown that she has the poise, intelligence and strength...

How did Parsippany Voters Cast Their Vote in the General Election?

PARSIPPANY — Mayor-elect Michael Soriano won the election with almost 53% of the votes cast in Parsippany. Parsippany Focus has compiled a list showing how Parsippany voters cast their votes on Tuesday, November 7. Michael Soriano won 59% of the voting districts. Recently, Soriano and Mayor...

Freeholder Candidate Heather Darling – Candidate Statement

MORRIS COUNTY — Heather Darling, a 43-year Morris County resident, is running for the open Morris County Freeholder seat this November. Heather fully understands the role of a Freeholder and is prepared to take on the tasks associated with that job specifically. She will...

Election Wrap Up: Five questions with the candidates

PARSIPPANY — The primary election is almost here.  The polls will be open on Tuesday, June 6 from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. In Parsippany you can vote for:  (1 seat) Mayor; (2 seats) Township Council; (1 Seat) Morris County Freeholder; (2 Seats) New Jersey...

Puddingstone holds “Meet the Candidates”

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PARSIPPANY — The Puddingstone Community hosted a “Meet the Candidates Night” on Tuesday, May 23. There are four candidates running for Mayor and eight candidates running for the two open Township Council Seats. In New Jersey, only the state's two most populous political parties have a primary election, the Republican Party...

MCYP held candidate forum for Freeholder race

MORRIS COUNTY — Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno and Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli, both are seeking the Republican nomination for governor in the primary, gave opening remarks in a crowed room at Charlie Brown's in Denville at Morris County Young Republicans monthly meeting. In addition 25th Legislative District representatives Senator Anthony R. Bucco,...

Brian Stanton announces candidacy for re-election to Parsippany’s Township Council

PARSIPPANY — Brian Stanton has announced his candidacy for re-election to Parsippany’s Township Council. “Parsippany’s taxpayers are my top priority, which is why I am running for re-election to the Town Council.  I pledge to work for you to improve our community and overall quality of life,"...

Trump campaign plans to open headquarters in Powder Mill Plaza

PARSIPPANY -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's campaign will likely be opening its new New Jersey headquarters soon in Parsippany, according to State Sen. Joseph Pennacchio (R-Morris), co-chairman of Trump's campaign in New Jersey. "It's progressing," Pennacchio said in an interview Wednesday. "It looks...

Valori, Hirniak and King officially kicks off run for Freeholder race

MORRIS COUNTY – Parsippany-Troy Hills Council President Louis Valori, Randolph Mayor Roman Hirniak and Peter King, Esq., three Republican challengers who are putting themselves up against the incumbent freeholders in Morris County—formally announced their candidacy Tuesday morning at Jefferson Diner. The three will be challenging...