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Judge Tosses Controversial Vote On Makeup Of Ramapo Town Board

A judge on Tuesday threw out a pair of referenda that set up a ward system and added two new town board members in Ramapo.

10/07/2014

Gov. Chris Christie

Christie Rails Against Referendum On Tax Use For Open Space Promotion

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Thursday railed against a constitutional amendment on the ballot in November that would earmark more money for open space preservation.

08/28/2014

New Jersey Statehouse - Trenton, NJ - File Photo

N.J. Residents To Vote On Whether To Use Taxes For Open Space Promotion

New Jersey voters will cast their ballots on a referendum in November on whether to dedicate a portion of the state’s business tax revenue to protecting open space.

08/04/2014

Armed men in military armed block access to a Ukrainian border guards base not far from the village of Perevalne near Simferopol on March 3, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

U.S. Rejects Crimea Secession Referendum As Illegal, Prepares Penalties Against Russia

The U.S. rejected the Crimea secession referendum Sunday as illegal and readied retaliatory penalties against Russia.

03/16/2014

New Jersey Statehouse in Trenton (file)

New Jersey Voters Approve State Minimum Wage Hike

New Jersey residents on Tuesday approved raising the state’s minimum wage by $1, to $8.25 an hour, as well as to provide for automatic cost-of-living increases as 10 other states already do.

11/06/2013

Rally in Oyster Bay in favor of referendum on land deal, August 20, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Oyster Bay Voters Approve Land Sale, Block Controversial Mall Plan

Despite its defeat, mall developers Taubman Centers say they’ll continue their fight. They’ve already filed a lawsuit to stop the sale.

08/21/2013

Rally in Oyster Bay in favor of referendum on land deal, August 20, 2013. (credit: Mike Xirinachs/WCBS 880)

Oyster Bay Voters Weigh In On Controversial Land Sale

A no vote will keep the nearly 20-year-old fight over the 54-acre tract of land in Syosset alive.

08/20/2013

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Tourism Officials: Vote No On Plan To Charge For Wildwood Beach

One of the four free beaches in New Jersey is located in Wildwood, but a referendum up for a vote in March could change that.

01/05/2013

FILE - A voting booth in Fort Lee, NJ (Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

NJ Voters Approve Ban On State Benefit Raids

The constitutional amendment was the only statewide ballot question in Tuesday’s election.

11/02/2010