Ready Or Not

UNION COUNTY – Political insiders say voters here are not ready for a black sheriff while others point to Barack Obama as evidence that the racial divide has been broken in America.

Congressman Backing Moore

ROSELLE — In a bold departure from standard practice, Congressman Donald Payne came to the borough to deliver a stirring endorsement of Rev. James Moore, a candidate for councilman at large with the Column B Democrats for Change.

Mayors For Mitchell

UNION COUNTY – Five prominent leaders – including the mayors of Roselle, Linden and Hillside — have endorsed Democrat Charles Mitchell, who is challenging 33-year incumbent Sheriff Ralph Froehlich in the June 8 primary election.