UPDATED: Town of Blades Elect 3 to Town Council


UPDATED – 04/02/24 – Voters in Blades have returned both incumbents to the Town Council and also added Susan Seltzer to the Council. Seltzer was the top vote-getter in Monday’s election winning 90 tallies. She is followed by Nancy McAdams with 73 votes and Donald Trice with 59. Raymond Adkins won 41 votes. Seltzer, McAdams…

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John Shwed Re-elected as Mayor of Laurel


Laurel voters have re-elected John Shwed as Mayor. Shwed got 82 votes to 52 for challenger Mark Sikora. There were three council seats that were unopposed ‚Äď newcomer Carlos Oliveras will represent Ward 1, incumbents Cheryl Martin will represent Ward 4 and Phillip Calio is the Councilman at-large.

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Sussex County Council Gets Update from Buffers & Wetlands Working Group


It’s been two weeks since the last meeting of the Sussex County Council. This week the Council was updated by the working group on Buffers and Wetlands, which has met nine times since February. They are looking to update the county code when it comes to buffers, wetlands and resource protection. The working group, which…

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Unofficial Maryland Election Results


Maryland Governor Larry Hogan won a second term in Annapolis. Hogan has overcome cancer and Democrat challenger Ben Jealous – winning with over 56% of the vote. US Senator Ben Cardin was re-elected and 1st District Congressman Andy Harris remains the only Republican elected to the US House – the other 7 Maryland US House…

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Results of Delaware Primary Election


All Districts Reporting = 100% SUSSEX COUNTY OFFICES Sussex County Council DEMOCRAT REPUBLICAN 4th Dist ¬†Paulette Rappa Doug Hudson¬†¬†¬†¬† 58.99%¬† W George Parish¬†¬†¬† 41.01% 5th Dist ¬†Ellen Magee Kevin Christophel¬†¬† 43.69% John Rieley¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 56.31%¬†¬† W   US SENATE DEMOCRAT REPUBLICAN Tom Carper (I)¬†¬†¬† ¬†64.58%¬†¬†¬†¬† W Kerri Harris¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 35.42%   Rob Arlett¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† 66.76%¬† W¬† Roque De…

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