Updated: The final candidate to file for South Orange-Maplewood Board of Education election before the 4 p.m. July 28 deadline is Dr. Godwin O. Molokwu MD. We have reached out to Dr. Molokwu for further information and will post when he responds.
Tony Mazzocchi completed half of a 12-hour round trip from Vermont this morning to file with the Essex County Clerk’s Office to run for the South Orange Maplewood Board of Education.
Mazzocchi joins four others who have filed: Maureen Jones, Elizabeth Baker, Donna Smith and Elissa Malespina.
Today is the deadline for filing. The election is in November.
There are three seats open on the board.
The Village Green will publish full interviews with Baker and Jones shortly.