How It Unfolded: Walsh, Connolly Moving On To Mayoral Final

State Rep. Martin Walsh, from Dorchester, and City Councilor John Connolly, from West Roxbury, have emerged from the 12-candidate preliminary and will square off in November.

STORY: Walsh And Connolly Advance To Final Round In Mayoral Race

12:00 AM

Photos: Walsh, Connolly Victory Speeches

State Rep. Martin Walsh addresses his supporters at his victory party. (Joe Spurr/WBUR)

State Rep. Martin Walsh addresses his supporters at his victory party. (Joe Spurr/WBUR)

City Councilor John Connolly addresses his supporters at his victory party. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

City Councilor John Connolly addresses his supporters at his victory party. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

10:13 PM

The Final Tally: With 100 Percent Reporting…

1 – Walsh (18.5 percent)

2 – Connolly (17.2 percent)

– Golar Richie (13.8 percent)
– Conley (11.3 percent)
– Arroyo (8.8 percent)
– Barros (8.1 percent)
– Consalvo (7.6 percent)
– Ross (7.2 percent)
– Walczak (3.4 percent)
– Yancey (2.1 percent)
– Clemons (1.6 percent)
– Wyatt (0.3 percent)

9:53 PM

Walsh: ‘It’s Only A Start’

Marty Walsh, who’s moving on to November, released the following statement:

This is a race about who we are – about values, and about whether Boston will be a city for all its people, in every neighborhood, not just some. I’m so grateful to all the people who made tonight’s result possible. Tonight’s a great start, but it’s only a start, and we have a lot more work to do over the next six weeks.

9:51 PM

With 95 Percent Reporting…

The finalists are set, but the results are still coming in. Right now, it’s:

– Walsh (19 percent)

– Connolly (18 percent)

– Golar Richie (14 percent)

– Conley (11 percent)

9:43 PM

AP Calls It For Connolly

The Associated Press has made it official. It’ll be Walsh vs. Connolly in November.

9:40 PM

‘I Have Never Been So Glad To Be In 2nd Place’

John Connolly is addressing his supporters now. He begins: “I have never been so glad to be in second place in my life.”

9:36 PM

Walsh Moving On, Per The AP

The Associated Press calls it for Marty Walsh: He will advance.

9:30 PM

With 61 Percent Reporting…

- Walsh (22 percent)

– Connolly (19 percent)

– Golar Richie (13 percent)

– Conley (11 percent)

9:29 PM

Daniel Conley Concedes

The Boston Globe first reported his concession.