Election Results for Nov. 5, 2019 (Official)

The official results of the Nov. 5 municipal election – having now been reviewed and approved by the Town Clerk, the Registrars of Voters and the Moderator – can be viewed or downloaded here. Asterisks indicate the official winners of the races. Of the 1,920 registered voters in Town, 758 voted in this election either in person, via Absentee Ballot or via Election Day Registration.


Board of Selectmen Makes Appointments

At its recent meeting, the Board of Selectmen appointed:

  • Ben Kegley and Beverly Crowther to serve on the Conservation Commission (acting as the Inland Wetland & Watercourse Agency) through Nov. 8, 2022;
  • Christine Darnell to serve as an alternate on the Conservation Commission through Nov. 8, 2022; and 
  • Frederick Platt III to serve on the Board of Assessors through Nov. 18, 2025.

High Hopes Holiday Market on Nov. 17

On Sunday, Nov.  17, from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., High Hopes Therapeutic Riding will hold its 9th Annual Holiday Market featuring 60 artisan vendors, food trucks, beer and wine tastings, crafts and games for children, raffles and other contests.  Admission is free with a donation to the Shoreline Soup Kitchens and Pantries.  Free parking is available onsite, subject to weather. For more information, go here.

Ceremonial Stonework Presentation on Nov. 15

On Friday, Nov. 15, at 7:00 p.m., the Lyme Open Space Coordinator and the Lyme Land Conservation Trust have arranged a presentation by photographer Markham Starr entitled “Ceremonial Stonework: The Enduring Native American Presence on the Land” at the Lyme Public Hall.  Starr’s slide presentation will take the audience on an extended walk through the woods to see the ceremonial stonework left behind by the indigenous population that inhabited New England for 12,000 years. Attendees will be invited to a walk to see some of this stonework in local preserves on Saturday, Nov. 16, or Sunday, Nov. 17. For more information, contact Wendy Hill at openspace@townlyme.org.