Former Ocean County Republican Chairman George Gilmore was sentenced to one year and one day in federal prison and three years supervised release by U.S. District Court Judge Ann Thompson in Trenton federal court, according to independent journalist Gavin Rozzi who was present at the sentencing hearing.Art Gallagher | Filed under: George Gilmore, NJ GOP, Ocean County | Tags: George Gilmore, New Jersey, Ocean County GOP, Ocean County News | 1 Comment »
Jim Keady told MMM that his candidacy for the Democrat nomination for congress in the 4th district of New Jersey is day to day following what he dubbed as a “well coordinated political ambush” by one of his opponents, Stephanie Schmid, Monmouth County’s Democrat leadership and two of his former female political allies with whom he has had varying degrees of personal relations.
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The New Jersey State Police posted an appeal for public help in locating Marvin Sanders, 37, of Shrewsbury Township. Sanders, who is known to hang out on Toms River and Manchester, is wanted for failure to register as a sex offender.
Sanders is a black male, 5’11”, and 195 pounds. He may also go by the name of Marven or Maurice.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamilton Criminal Investigation Office at 609-584-5000 ext. 5288. The State Police post on facebook had a typo in the phone number and in Sanders’ name.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, New Jersey, News | Tags: Manchester, Marvin Sander, Marvin Sanders, Monmouth County News, NJ Sex Offenders Registry, NJ State Police, Ocean County News, Sex Offender, Shrewsbury Township, Toms River | 4 Comments »
Frank Holman defeated Frank Sadegi 254 -229 in a special election for Ocean County Republican Chairman, according to sources at the convention in Toms River.
Holman replaces George Gilmore who resigned one week after being convicted by a federal jury for failing to pay his employees payroll taxes and lying on a loan application.
The new chairman was supported the County’s legislative delegation and freeholders. Sadeghi was supported by Gilmore.
Former Monmouth County GOP Executive Director Tom Szymanski managed Holman’s campaign. Szymanski had a very good week. He managed Rob Acerra’s winning campaign in Ocean Township too.
Posted: May 15th, 2019 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey, News, Ocean County | Tags: Frank Holman, Frank Sadeghi, Ocean County GOP Chairman's race, Ocean County News, Tom Szymanski | 7 Comments »
George Gilmore, the RINO Chairman of the Ocean County GOP (Resigned In Name Only) is asking U.S. District Court Senior Judge Anne Thompson to throw out his convictions for failing to turn over is employees payroll taxes to the IRS and for lying on a loan application “because no rational jury” could have convicted him based on the evidence, according to brief filed with the Court and a report at New Jersey Law Journal.
Ocean County Republicans will elect a new chairman tonight in Toms River.Art Gallagher | Filed under: Ocean County | Tags: Frank Holman, Frank Sadeghi, George Gilmore, Joe Coronato, Ocean County GOP, Ocean County GOP Chairman's race, Ocean County News | 2 Comments »
George Gilmore, the Toms River attorney who was found guilty last month of twice failing to pay his employees’ payroll taxes to the IRS after withholding the money from their paychecks and also of lying on an application for a $1 million plus loan, is continuing to strong arm and threaten Ocean County Republicans, according to several GOP loyalist who witnessed Gilmore’s behavior at the Ocean County Federation of Republican Women’s Annual Gala last Thursday night.
Gilmore’s criminal defense attorney, Kevin Marino, said his client had no intention of resigning as Ocean Republican Chairman, when the federal jury returned their verdict in Trenton on April 17. On April 24, Gilmore finally submitted his resignation. He continues to control the Chairman’s PAC, and is raising money for the PAC through direct solicitations and through the Ocean GOP Gala which is being held on Thursday evening at the Eagle Ridge Golf Club in Lakewood. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: May 6th, 2019 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2019 elections, Ocean County | Tags: George Gilmore, New Jersey, Ocean County News, Ocean GOP, Resigned In Name Only, RINO | 1 Comment »
Fulfill, formerly known as the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, announced today that former Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno will serve as the President and CEO of the organization starting on Monday, May 6.
“Our mission is driven by a desire to help those who have fallen on hard times,” said Jeremy Grunin, Chair of Fulfill’s Board of Trustees. “In searching for a new CEO, we wanted someone with an established history of charitable giving and involvement; extensive connections that could bring new resources to the organization; and who could help bring greater attention to Fulfill and its programs so we can serve as a model for other non-profits statewide. We have found that and more in Lieutenant Governor Guadagno.”Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Ocean County | Tags: Foodbank of Monmouth and Ocean, fulfill, Jeremy Grunin, Kim Guadagno, Monmouth County News, Ocean County News | 2 Comments »
Despite resigning from his public and party positions, former Ocean County Republican Chairman George Gilmore is actively participating in the Toms River Republican primary and in the special election campaign to elect his replacement, according to several GOP sources.
Frank Sadeghi, a candidate for the Ocean GOP Chairmanship in the May 15 special election, told a gathering of Republican men enjoying cigars and cocktails at Shogun Legacy on April 23 that he speaks to Gilmore 20 times per day and “George Gilmore wants me to do this,” according to two people who were in the room of municipal elected officials, mayors and councilmen, and municipal party leaders, as well as Joe Coronato, the former Ocean County Prosecutor who is running for Mayor of Toms River.Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2019 elections, George Gilmore, New Jersey, News | Tags: Frank Holman, Frank Sadeghi, George Gilmore, Ocean County GOP, Ocean County GOP Chairman's race, Ocean County News | Comments Off on Gilmore Angling to Retain Power In Ocean County
Expected To Resign as GOP Chairman
George Gilmore, the Toms River attorney convicted on tax and bank fraud charges last week, has resigned from the Ocean County Board of Elections, where he was chairman, according to a report at New Jersey Globe. Gilmore is expected to resign as GOP County Chairman today or tomorrow.
Gilmore was defiant upon his conviction last Wednesday, announcing through his attorney that he had no intention of resigning as County Chairman. Read the rest of this entry »Posted: April 23rd, 2019 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey, News, Ocean County | Tags: George Gilmore, New Jersey, Ocean County GOP, Ocean County News | 1 Comment »
Maurice “Mo” Hill, the Vice President of the Toms River Township Council and a candidate for Mayor in the June 4th Republican primary, this afternoon called upon all Republican elected officials in Ocean County and New Jersey Republican Chairman Doug Steinhardt to join him in calling for the resignation of George Gilmore, the Ocean GOP Chairman and Board of Elections Chairman.Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey, Ocean County | Tags: George Gilmore, New Jersey, Ocean County News, Ocean County Politics, Toms River | Comments Off on Toms River Official Calls For Gilmore To Resign