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Ortiz, Sadowski, and Krenos Win Board of Ed Campaign

Incumbents Win First Election Handily
Ortiz, Sadowski, and Krenos
Benito Ortiz, Pat Sadowski, and John Krenos won today's school board election. Charlie Kratovil

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ—Incumbents Benito Ortiz, Pat Sadowski, and John Krenos were victorious in today's election to keep their seats on the city's elected school board

987 city residents turned out to vote at the city's thirteen polling places today.

Benito Ortiz lead the six candidates with 69% of the votes cast, followed closely by running mates Sadowski and  Krenos, with 65% and 63% respectively.

Challenger Sean Monahan, who co-founded this newspaper, came in fourth place with 38% of the vote, followed by his running mates, Stephanie Rivera and Martin Arocho, with 35% and 30% respectively.

Unofficial Results:

Location Ortiz      Monahan     Sadowski    Arocho    Krenos    Rivera   
Lord Stirling Elementary 98 60 92 42 74 48
St. Mary's CYO Gym 94 54 94 46 82 47
Woodrow Wilson Elementary  109 28 113 19 98 18
Senior Center 79 30 88 18 84 26
BOE Building 65 40 58 39 48 42
Lincoln Elementary 41 43 45 31 41 51
NB Middle School 31 21 29 20 25 20
Hungarian Heritage Center 18 30 25 26 15 25
Labor Education Center 37 12 36 10 32 10
Providence Square 37 15 33 10 28 11
First Reformed Church 22 11 21 10 26 13
Department of Public Works 15 14 14 10 11 14
NB Housing Authority 18 10 15 8 13 10
Roosevelt Elementary 18 14 12 8 7 9
TOTAL 682
(69%)
379
(38%)
675
(68%)
297
(30%)
584
(59%)
344
(35%)

Voters also appear to have approved the ballot question for the district's tax levy.