Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Press Photos by Tim GilmanCandidate for Northampton County executive Lamont G. McClure greets voters outside the polling place at Northeast MS in Bethlehem. The Moravian Village residents are Bill Matz, Jack and Pat Burke. Jack Burke, center, is a past chairman of the Bethlehem Democratic Committee. McClure, a democrat and Bethlehem Township resident, won the top county position by defeating Press Photos by Tim GilmanCandidate for Northampton County executive Lamont G. McClure greets voters outside the polling place at Northeast MS in Bethlehem. The Moravian Village residents are Bill Matz, Jack and Pat Burke. Jack Burke, center, is a past chairman of the Bethlehem Democratic Committee. McClure, a democrat and Bethlehem Township resident, won the top county position by defeating
Election signs are reflected in the wet sidewalk from the afternoon rainfall. The inclement weather of rain and cooler temperatures continued past 8 p.m. when the polls closed for the Nov. 7 election. Election signs are reflected in the wet sidewalk from the afternoon rainfall. The inclement weather of rain and cooler temperatures continued past 8 p.m. when the polls closed for the Nov. 7 election.

Article By: STATE

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 by STATE in Local News

unofficial election results

Referendums

Proposed Constitutional amendment

Shall the Pennsylvania Constitution be amended to permit the General Assembly to enact legislation authorizing local taxing authorities to exclude from taxation up to 100 percent of the assessed value of each homestead property within a local taxing jurisdiction, rather than limit the exclusion to one-half of the median assessed value of all homestead property, which is the existing law?

Yes: 955,368

No: 815,554

Retention candidates for judicial seats -

Vote yes or no to retain

Pa. Supreme Court

Thomas G. Saylor

Yes: 1,066,392

No: 495,937

Debra Todd

Yes: 1,111,933

No: 458,154

Jacqueline O. Shogan

Yes: 1,065,124

No: 471,602

LEHIGH COUNTY

County Executive

(D) Phillips Armstrong 24,675

(R) Brad Osborne 22,116

Write-in 40

County Commissioners

District 3

4 yr term

Vote for one

(D) Amy Zanelli 4,744

(R) Robert E. Smith Jr. 2,760

Write-in 6

Court of Common Pleas

10 yr term

Vote for one

(D/R) Melissa Pavlack 41,635

Write-in 117

Magisterial Dist. 31-1-06

6 yr term

Vote for one

(D) Wayne Maura 2,545

(R)

Write-in 19

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY

County Executive

4 yr term - Vote for one

(D) Lamont G. McClure 22,477

(R) John Brown (inc.) 19,278

Write-in 26

County Council

4 yr term

Vote for five

(D) Ron Heckman 21,710

(D) Bill McGee 20,896

(D) Peter Melan 20,335

(D) Tara Zrinski 21,623

(R) Ron Angle 16,038

(R) Peg Ferraro 20,638

(R) Glenn Geissinger (inc.) 17,943

(R) Hayden Phillips (inc.) 18, 414

(R) Seth Vaughn (inc.) 17,728

Write-in 152

Magisterial District Judge: District 03-2-11

6 year term

Vote for one

(D) Nick Englessen 1,038

(R) Jon B. Whittington 523

(IND) Todd Nickischer 117

Write-in 4

BETHLEHEM

Mayor

4 yr term

Vote for one

(D) Robert Donchez 6,995

(R)

Write-in 92

City Controller

4 yr term

Vote for one

(D) George Yasso 4,502

(R)

Write-in 8

City Council

4 yr term

Vote for not more than four

(D) Olga Negron 6,095

(D) Bryan Callahan 5,661

(D) Eric Evans 5,885

(D) Adam R. Waldron 5,377

(R)

Write-in 1,780

14-2 Inspector of Election

4 yr term

Vote for 1

(D) Mary Ann Siter 316

(R) Alayne Emrey 197

Write-in 0

14-6 Inspector of Election

4 yr term

Vote for 1

(D) Diane K. Snyder 229

(R) Charmayne C. Stauffer 119

Write-in 0

Bethlehem Area School District - Director At Large

4 yr term

Vote for 3

(D/R) Michael E. Faccinetto 13,353

(D/R) Shannon L. Patrick 13,280

(D/R) Angela T. Sinkler 8,993

(R) John F. Gallagher 5,652

Write-in 25

Director Region 1

(D) Rogelio Ortiz 2,265

(R)

Write-in 3

BETHLEHEM TWP.

Commissioner Ward 4

(D) Phillip Greieshaber 401

(R) John Merhotten 479

Write-in 0

Commisioners Ward 2

(D) Michael Hudak 540

(R)

Write-in 8

Commisioner Ward 3

(D) John Gallagher 503

(R) Howard Kutzler 462

Write-in 0

Treasurer

4 yr term

Vote for one

(D)

(R) Thomas G. Rutherford 1,878

Write -n 8

FOUNTAIN HILL

Mayor

4 yr term - Vote for one

(D/R) Carolee Gifford 508

Write-in 15

Council

4 yr term

Vote for no more than four

(D) Helen Halleman 420

(D) Lawrence Rapp 423

(D) Leo Atkinson 410

(R) Philip Trabel 246

Write-in 18

Tax collector

(D) Thomas J. Redding Jr. 470

(R)

Write-in 2

FREEMANSBURG

Mayor

4 yr term - Vote for one

(D) Donald Lasso 198

(R) Gerald C. Yob 101

Write-in 1

Tax collector

4 yr term - Vote for one

(D) Davina K. Gallich 241

(R)

Write-in 0

Council

4 yr term

Vote for no more than three

(D) Charles Derr 170

(R) Gerald C. Yob 195

Write-in 30

HANOVER TWP.

Supervisor

6 yr term

Vote for no more than two

(D) Susan A. Lawless 1,266

(R) John D. Nagle 1,235

Write-in 1

HELLERTOWN

Mayor

4 yr term-Vote for one

(D/R) David J. Heintzelman 797

Write-in 5

Council

4 yr term

Vote for no more than four

(D) Thomas J. Rieger 750

(D) James W. Hill 510

(D) Kevin Lott 736

(D) Gilbert Stauffer 512

Write-in 3