PHOTO: Union County Sheriff’s Office Promotions

UNION COUNTY — Union County Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski and Angel G. Estrada (2nd L) join Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich (R) in congratulating newly promoted Sheriff’s Sergeant Orlando Hidalgo (C) of Clark and Lieutenant Thomas Lapolla of Union during a ceremony at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth on Sept. 7.

OPINION: It Sure Does Get Confusing

Although Perth Amboy has non-partisan municipal elections, our candidates for the most part still register as belonging to a party. Usually we ally ourselves with the party that has a philosophy and candidates that we can identify with. No one can argue that we all have that right and that decision should be respected even if we disagree over which party.