Here are Union County’s ballot drop box locations


US Sen. Cory Booker voted for a COVID-19 relief bill in the spring but has ben against Republican bills this fall. His challenger, Rik Mehta, would have supported the latest bill.

Bridgewater Courier News

Union County has added two more ballot drop box locations for the upcoming Nov. 3 general election, county Board of Elections Administrator Nicole DiRado announced Tuesday.

The new locations are Kean University’s Wilkins Theater on

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How Ohio suburbanites of all political stripes are rallying voters


Something changed in Yana Duke this year. She came to the United States as a youth from Ukraine, and had never been involved in politics before. But during the 2020 campaign season, she felt she had to do something.

“What I’m afraid is, coming to this country is what I’m running away from,” she said. “I’m really worried about socialism.”

The suburban Cincinnati woman is campaigning for President Donald

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Two candidates vie to replace longtime City Clerk in National City

For the first time in 24 years, voters in National City will choose a new City Clerk in November.

Two candidates are vying to replace longtime City Clerk Michael Dalla, who is set to retire. The contenders are Luz Molina, a contract and grant officer at UC San Diego, and Javier Alvarado, a representative and auditor for the Laborers International Union of North America, LUINA Local 89.

For the record:

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Voters in some states unable to cast early ballots in person


FILE – In this Monday, Oct. 26, 2020, file photo, voters wait in line to enter the Pip Moyer Recreation Center, in Annapolis, Md., on the first day of in-person early voting in the state. Tens of millions of Americans already cast ballots in the 2020 election amid record-breaking early voting during the coronavirus pandemic. But for some voters in a handful of states, casting an early ballot in-person isn’t

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Enjoying Halloween in the new now | Coronavirus

UNION COUNTY — Even though the traditional Halloween events have been canceled, residents of Union County are finding alternative ways to celebrate the spooky season while staying safe from COVID-19.

The Oregon Health Authority said trick-or-treating and trunk-or-treat events pose a high risk of spreading coronavirus. Trunk-or-treat is a popular take on traditional trick-or-treating where instead of decorating your house and passing out candy, the community comes together with decorated

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Encampments, conditions at Seattle parks draw scrutiny as coronavirus pandemic drags on

Calling the situation in many of Seattle’s large parks “a spiraling public-health and public-safety crisis,” more than a dozen business and neighborhood groups sent a letter Monday to the mayor and City Council lobbying them to act.

Scores of tents have cropped up at parks across Seattle, the letter said, also arguing there has been an uptick in trash, drug use, violence and maintenance problems in outdoor spaces. The letter

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Trick-or-treating and more for Halloween in Tri-Cities

No need to be frightened this Halloween — there’s still plenty of safe fun happening around Tri-Cities.

Take your little goblins for some drive-thru trick-or-treating, virtual pumpkin carving, a drive-in movie or many other ghostly options.

Drive-thru trick-or-treating

Gesa Carousel of Dreams is having a drive-thru trick-or-treat event 2 to 5 p.m on Oct. 31.

Participants will remain in their vehicles while volunteers wearing masks and gloves distribute candy

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OAS :: Tourism

Each year the OAS Secretary General publishes a proposed Program-Budget for the coming calendar year. The OAS General Assembly meets in a Special Session to approve the Program-Budget. Find these documents from 1998-2013 here.

Each year in April, the OAS Board of External Auditors publishes a report covering the

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