Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Approved for November Ballot

Charlie Kratovil has been informed by the Middlesex County Clerk's Office Division of Elections that his candidacy for Mayor of New Brunswick was approved and his name will appear on the November 6, 2018 ballot. On June 5, Charlie submitted 127 signatures from New Brunswick residents who support his candidacy.  The opportunity to challenge the validity of … Continue reading Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Approved for November Ballot

Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Files Lawsuit to Oust Rutgers University Officials

In 2011, then-Governor Chris Christie signed into law NJSA 52:14-7 (also known as the "NJ First Act"), which requires most state officers and employees to have their principal residence in New Jersey, yet Christie subsequently appointed several members to the Rutgers Board of Governors who did not live in New Jersey and had no intention … Continue reading Mayor Candidate Charlie Kratovil Files Lawsuit to Oust Rutgers University Officials

POLITICO: “CHARLIE 4 CHANGE”

Reporter Matt Freidman included the kickoff of our campaign in his popular "POLITICO Playbook" newsletter. Here's what the veteran political reporter had to say about our campaign to change "machine-complacent New Brunswick" for the better: New Brunswick Today publisher Charles Kratovil, who proudly takes up the gadfly role in machine-complacent New Brunswick, will challenge Mayor … Continue reading POLITICO: “CHARLIE 4 CHANGE”

Patch: “Feisty Reporter Announces Candidacy For New Brunswick Mayor”

Thanks to Patch.com's Carly Baldwin for covering our campaign announcement.  Here's some of what she had to say in her first article about this historic campaign: Charlie Kratovil, a reporter who is extremely critical of the current New Brunswick administration, announced he is running for mayor. NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A reporter who is extremely … Continue reading Patch: “Feisty Reporter Announces Candidacy For New Brunswick Mayor”

Charlie Kratovil to Announce Candidacy For Mayor of New Brunswick

WHO: Charlie Kratovil (and his supporters) WHAT: Campaign Kickoff Event WHEN: Today, June 6 @ 4:15PM WHERE: Steps of City Hall, 78 Bayard Street, New Brunswick NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ--The founder and editor of the city's bilingual community newspaper will be announcing his candidacy for Mayor in an event on the steps of City Hall later today. Yesterday, Charlie Kratovil submitted … Continue reading Charlie Kratovil to Announce Candidacy For Mayor of New Brunswick