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About the Editor

Mark_Bonamo.pngMark J. Bonamo has worked as an editor and staff writer for the Hudson Reporter, North Jersey Media Group, NJ.com and PolitickerNJ. He has contributed to many other publications, including POLITICO Magazine, the New York Observer, the Star-Ledger, the Record, the Philadelphia Inquirer, NJ Spotlight, Chilltown NJ Magazine and to the WBGO Journal radio news program.

Bonamo has written extensively about issues affecting New Jerseyans, including corruption in Bergen and Hudson counties and the impact of Hurricane Sandy on Monmouth County. Bonamo has received numerous awards for his work, including first place in both the New Jersey Press Association and New Jersey Society of Professional Journalists contests. In 2011, his work for the Hackensack Chronicle, a North Jersey Media Group publication, was submitted for consideration to the Pulitzer Prize committee.

In 2015, Bonamo was named by the Washington Post as one of the best state political reporters in the nation for his work in New Jersey, in part in recognition for his coverage of the 2014 Newark municipal elections.

Please feel free to call him at 973-842-7740 or email him at editor@newarkinc.com.

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