Supporters and friends waving "Embry For Baltimore" signs shouted and hooted as Democratic mayoral candidate Elizabeth Embry walked in the Belvedere Hotel’s grand ballroom just before 10 p.m.
"I am so humbled and grateful for your support," Embry said to the room that was packed to capacity with supporters. "I just wanted to come down here and spend time with you guys as the numbers come in."
By night's end, Embry had won 12 percent of the vote and supporters, who had anxiously gathered around a screen showing projected results all night, now crowded around Embry as she took the mic.
At 10:40 p.m., she began her concession...