Newcomer Gabriel Gomez to face off against veteran Edward Markey ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff Republican US Senate nominee Gabriel Gomez shook hands with the crowd after giving his victory speech in Cohasset. Elise Amendola/Associated Press Democratic US Senate candidate Edward Markey and his wife, Susan Blumenthal, celebrated after Markey won the Democratic primary for the open US Senate seat. Essdras M. Suarez/Globe Staff Stephen Lynch, accompanied by his wife, conceded to Edward Markey at his headquarters in Dedham. Jessica Rinaldi for the Boston Globe Republican candidate for US Senate Daniel Winslow waved to his audience at the conclusion of his concession speech in Boston. Michael Dwyer/AP Republican Michael Sullivan, right, accompanied by his wife, Terry, conceded victory to opponent Gabriel Gomez. Yoon S. Byun/Globe Staff Janet Leombruno of Framingham, left, and Ann Evans of Dover watched the election results come in at the Red Lion Inn in Cohasset. Bill Greene/Globe Staff From left: Linda Broadford, Judy Kendall, and Dawn Piche cheered after the race was called for Edward Markey. Wendy maeda/globe staff A voter departed a polling station on Beacon Hill. jessica rinaldi for the Boston globe Daniel Winslow worked the phones on election day at his campaign office in Boston. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff Michael Sullivan greeted campaign volunteers at a Plymouth polling station. Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff Gabriel Gomez chatted with 3 year-old Lindsey Goldfine of Needham during his stop at a Newton ice cream shop. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff US Representative Edward Markey and his wife, Susan Blumenthal, arrived at the Community Room in Malden to vote. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff Markey cast his ballot in the Democratic primary for the US Senate seat formerly occupied by John Kerry. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff A voted filled out a ballot in Malden. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff As of 11 a.m., only 112 people had voted at the Malden location. George Rizer/Globe Staff At the Bridgewater Middle School, Rebecca Johnson voted as her son, Kyle, ate a snack. George Rizer/Globe Staff State Representative Daniel Winslow cast his ballot at the Freeman-Kennedy School in Norfolk. George Rizer/Globe Staff Daniel Winslow and his wife, Susan, left the polling place in Norfolk. Winslow sought the Republican nomination. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff US Representative Stephen F. Lynch and his wife, Margaret Shaughnessy Lynch, headed to the polls in South Boston. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff Voters took the first step today in choosing a Senate successor to John F. Kerry. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff Stephen Lynch faced off against US Representative Edward Markey in the Democratic primary. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff Lynch and his wife, Margaret, voted at the Foley Apartments in South Boston.