Besides being the first day of baseball season -- and April Fools day, t's the deadline for filing for township offices for candidates belonging to the two major parties.
From the Bloomfield Clerk's Office:
Republican Mayor: Russell Mollica and Richard Galioto, Sr.
Republican Council at Large: Sharon Soon, Carol Humphreys, Robert Goworek
Democrat Mayor: Michael J. Venezia
Council at Large: Wartyna “Nina” Davis, Joseph Lopez, Carlos M. Pomares
2nd Slate: Democrats
Council at Large: Kevin Lindahl, Russell Youngblood, Chris Diguilio
The Bloomfield Patch has information on all the candidates,
It"s still not certain whether or not Mayor Ray McCarthy plans to run as an Independent candidate.The final deadline for filing for the November election is June 4.