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 »

Fenwick Committee Continues Commercial Height Talks

FENWICK ISLAND – A resort committee has decided to continue its discussion on possible exceptions to the town’s commercial height regulations after meeting with an engineer last week.Last Friday, the Fenwick Island Charter and Ordinance Committee met with Howard Krinsky, principal at Delaware Engineering and Design Corporation, to seek advice before drafting an ordinance to… Read more »

Christmas Campaign Prep Underway

BERLIN – As the holiday season nears, a local group is working to drum up support for an annual initiative that benefits local children.Members of the Ocean City Young Professionals (OCYP) are once again preparing for their United Christmas Spirit Campaign. The annual event, set for Dec. 1 this year, provides dozens of local children… Read more »