In addition to the official ballot that voters were given during the general election, residents included write-in votes ranging from celebrities and cartoon characters to former presidents.
According to the unofficial results, Thomas Hannen Jr. defeated Republican Scott Mease by a margin of roughly 676 votes.
Once again, Democrats sweep freeholder race.
Incumbent Lance defeated Democratic challenger Upendra Chivukula.
Voters in New Jersey on Tuesday cast their ballot for Barack Obama, giving him the state's 14 electoral votes.
President Obama defeated Republican Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election.
Republicans have conceded the senatorial seat to incumbent Robert Menendez.
ACLU asks Superior Court judge to intervene, high volume of application requests extends deadline for email, fax ballots.
Confusion, delays and an inundation of ballots caused Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno to extend voting deadline until 8 p.m. on Friday.
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