In Long Beach, another Mancini

The new Mayor of Long Beach Township is Joseph Mancini, whose father served as Mayor for nearly four decades before his death in 2003. James Mancini was elected Long Beach Commissioner in 1964, became Mayor in 1965, and won election to the State Assembly in 1971 – the first legislator from Southern Ocean County. He was an Ocean County Freeholder from 1982 until his death. Joseph Mancini was the top vote getter in the May 13 non-partisan municipal election.

In Long Beach, another Mancini