Joe Intile dies

Joseph Intitle, a legendary figure in Essex County politics for seven decades, died on June 15. He served as Deputy Republican State Chairman when Webster Todd led the state GOP, and made several attempts to take control of the Essex Republican organization. In recent years, he led groups of Republicans in support of Democratic statewide candidates, including Governors Brendan Byrne, James E. McGreevey, and Jon Corzine.

Joe Intile dies