ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A restaurant owner in Maryland’s state capital has defeated a longtime state senator in the Democratic mayoral primary in Annapolis.
Gavin Buckley, who’s making his first run for public office, campaigned as a candidate with new ideas.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Baltimore Could See A High Of 90 Degrees On Memorial Day
State Sen. John Astle, who has represented Annapolis in the state Senate for more than 20 years, conceded the race Tuesday night, less than an hour after polls closed.
Incumbent Mayor Mike Pantelides cruised to victory over attorney Nevin Young in the Republican primary.READ MORE: Two Teenagers Shot, One Killed, At Inner Harbor During Memorial Day Weekend, Police Say
Pantelides will face Buckley in November’s general election.Baltimore City And Surrounding Communities Experiencing High Community Transmission Of COVID-19
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