By Josh Resnek
Candidates on the ballot for next Tuesday’s primary rushed to intensify and to complete their campaigns before voters go to the polls for the ultimate verdict.
A candidate’s forum sponsored by five local organizations hosted a City Council candidate forum at the Connolly Center on the last day of August which was well attended by a number of candidates.
Seven of 13 councilor at large candidates participated.
Six candidates in the ward races also attended the event which was put together by La Communidad, Everett Community Growers, Everett Haitian Community Center, NAACP Mystic Valley Chapter, and the Brazilian Women’s Group.
Who shall win and who shall lose, who shall be victorious and who will be placed aside remains the ultimate mystery as the election process winds its way to a conclusion.
Primary races for at-large positions finds 13 candidates vying for a place.
This includes 4 incumbents, Mike Marchese, John Hanlon, Stephanie Smith and Irene Cardillo.Continue reading “Down to the wire with Primary Day next Tuesday; candidates spar”