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“Are you registered to vote?” volunteers asked patrons as they walked into and out of the Pleasantville Post Office on Tuesday. “Do you have a voting plan?”

Most said yes, they were registered. Anyone who wants to vote in the Nov. 3 general election must be registered by Oct. 13.

Some stopped to talk about the best way to get their filled-out ballots to the Board of Elections. Voters can either send them through the mail (they are postage-paid), drop them off in person to their county’s Board of Elections, or drop them off on Election Day at their polling place. They can also drop them in a secure drop box that is under camera surveillance at all times.

The volunteers at the post office, who were from the League of Women Voters, had a list of theĀ 13 drop boxes available in Atlantic County. People can safely leave filled-out

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