Early one morning this past week, Jack Kane was pacing around a Glen Burnie warehouse reviewing paperwork and checking equipment, making sure everything was in order to deliver scores of voting machine to regional polling stations.
In Annapolis, Republican challenger Mike Pantelides pressed elections officials for details on uncounted votes Wednesday, while Democratic incumbent Josh Cohen stayed quiet. Their fates could be decided on Thursday.
Last month, while many were wrapping up their summer vacations or preparing for family members to return to school, the 13th Churchwide Assembly of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) was held Aug. 12-17, at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh.
For the first time in its history, Cecil County will have a county executive and, based on early unofficial election returns from Tuesday night, Republican Tari Moore will be the first to hold that office.
Two Democratic candidates in Maryland's 1st Congressional District remained locked in a too-close-to-call contest for the party's nomination on Thursday after an initial tally of absentee ballots left them separated by fewer than 100 votes.
Buoyed by a national tide against Republicans, Mayor Martin O'Malley declared victory in the governor's race last night, appearing to have prevailed in his long and difficult campaign against a popular incumbent.
By By Andrew A. Green and Doug Donovan and The Baltimore Sun