Christine Scalera leads in Southampton
GalleriesElection Day 2011
In Southampton, Republican Christine Scalera is 85 votes ahead of her opponent, Democrat Brad Bender, in the race for town board, with 791 absentee ballots still to count, according to the Suffolk Board of Elections.
If Scalera holds on to the lead, the board will retain its 3-2 Republican majority. If Bender wins, the Democrats will take control.
Bender said he is not conceding yet,...