In Newark ward races, South Ward candidate John Sharpe James (71.66%), North Ward incumbent Councilman Anibal Ramos (71.95%) and East Ward Councilman Augusto Amador (53.55%) all won tonight.
Incumbent Central Ward candidate Darrin Sharif (32.95%) and challenger Gayle Chaneyfield Jenkins (24.95%) are both headed for a Central Ward runoff.
So are Patricia J. Bradford (21.20%) and Joseph McCallum, Jr. (25.88%) in a West Ward rundown to succeed retiring Councilman Ronald C. Rice.
Outright at-Large victors were Mildred Crump. Luis Quintana, Eddie Osborne and Carlos Gonzalez.