Just after Ward 5 City Councilor John Rice announced that he will not seek reelection in 2019, local activist Bill Humphrey has tossed his hat into the ring.
The incoming Newton City Council is scheduled to elect its new president and vice president this Thursday (Dec. 14) at City Hall. As noted earlier, Susan Albright, Cheryl Lappin and Marc Laredo have expressed interest in being president. According to Amy Sangiolo’s fabulous newsletter Vicki Danberg and Rick Lipof are running
The recount for the ward 4 city council seat between Chris Markiewicz and Allison Sharma will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 2 at Newton North High School, the Globe’s John Hilliard reports
Yes we realize that’s it still several hours before the polls close but Village 14’s crack election analysis team has been talking to voters and looking at turnout and is now ready to project in three contests involving
As we head into the final days before Tuesday’s election, I’d like to try something else we’ve never done here before.
Tell us which city council and school committee candidates you are excited about voting for on Nov. 7 and why. But don’t tell us about their opponents. We just want to hear about the folks you will be enthusiastically voting for. And please limit your comments here to just your preferred city council and school committee candidates, not the mayor’s race, not the charter.
*Comments about opponents, the mayoral race and the charter will be deleted no matter how brilliant or insightful. If you can’t say something nice, don’t say nothing at all. There are many other threads where you can express your angst or anything else.
Good luck and be kind.
Here’s the video from the NewTV and the Newton League of Women Voters debate featuring the two candidates for city council from Ward 4: Christopher Markiewicz and Allison Sharma.