Essex County Race Draws Three

BRIGHTON- Fifteen years ago Gordon “Tiny” Stafford resigned his House seat for health reasons and Bill Johnson was appointed to the position.  Johnson announced his retirement following the conclusion of the legislative session.  Candidates Kenn Stransky of Norton, Paul Lefebvre of Newark, and Maurice Connary of Brighton are running as Republicans to fill the seat.  There are no Democratic candidates in this year’s race.For the rest of the story see Wednesday's Express