State, Local Election Results

State, Local Election Results

(Editor’s Note: While absentee and provisional ballots have not been counted, there are no race winners expected to change at this time)GovernorStatewideHogan-Rutherford (R-incumbent): 1,196,351 (56.2%)Jealous-Turnbull (D): 909,923 (42.7%)WorcesterHogan-Rutherford: 16,925Jealous-Turnbull: 5,049WicomicoHogan-Rutherford: 21,426Jealous-Turnbull: 9,576Congress District 1Harris (R-incumbent): 176,595 (60%)Colvin (D): 109,617 (38%)State Senator-District 38Total DistrictCarozza (R): 24,370 (53%)Mathias (D-incumbent): 21,530 (47%)SomersetCarozza: 3,552Mathias: 3,562WicomicoCarozza: 8,488Mathias: 7,925WorcesterCarozza: 12,330Mathias: 10,043State… Read more »

OC ELECTION: Meehan Re-Elected Mayor; James, Paddack, Martin Win Council Seats; Charter Amendment Passes For Firefighter/Paramedics

OC ELECTION: Meehan Re-Elected Mayor; James, Paddack, Martin Win Council Seats; Charter Amendment Passes For Firefighter/Paramedics

Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan has been elected to his seventh term, besting former Councilman Joe Hall, 1,695-773. On the City Council, the three available seats have been secured by incumbent Matt James (1,787 votes), retired cop Mark Paddack (1,187) and incumbent Lloyd Martin (1,183). Martin won another term by four votes over Emily Nock… Read more »

OCToberfest Events Cancelled In OC

OCEAN CITY — The threat of inclement weather late Friday and into Saturday has forced the cancellation of the second weekend of planned OCToberfest events.Resort officials on Thursday announced the planned events associated with OCToberfest including the Halloween maze, the Great Pumpkin Race and the Big Toys on the Boardwalk events, have been canceled due… Read more »

State’s Route 90 Position Called ‘Irresponsible,’ ‘Disturbing’

State’s Route 90 Position Called ‘Irresponsible,’ ‘Disturbing’

OCEAN CITY — After state transportation officials essentially said funding concerns were burying the proposed dualization of Route 90 on the local highway priority list, resort officials called the lack of priority for the project both “irresponsible” and “disturbing.”During an annual tour of local jurisdictions earlier this month, Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) officials outlined… Read more »