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Newark City Councilman Jeremy Blake is running for Mayor in the General Election on November 5th. Blake, a Democrat, has served the citizens of Newark for over two decades, most notably through City Council, the Newark Board of Education, the South Newark Civic Association, and the Ohio Senate.


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My life experiences have prepared me to lead with integrity and respect. All of my adult life, I have placed the community first. Now I'm looking forward to the opportunity to serve all Ohioans.


In the news


Jeremy Blake: Everyone can volunteer

Thank you, Newark! As a member of your city council, I have worked hard to earn and maintain your trust and help my hometown to the best of my ability. I am honored to serve and advance our community. 

Newark City Council member Jeremy Blake to run for Ohio House of Representatives

A Newark City Council member has decided to seek a spot at the Ohio Statehouse.

Taxpayers presented with fake check for Drug Price Relief Act

Four hundred million dollars. That’s how much a coalition of local leaders say Ohioans would save if the Drug Price Relief Act becomes law in November.


Group behind drug price ballot issue says Ohio could save $400 million a year

Ohio could save $400 million a year if voters pass a ballot measure aimed at lowering drug prices.

Small-Town Progressives Pick Up the Pieces of Ohio’s Democratic Party

In rural communities and small cities across the bellwether state, local politicians are trying to rebuild the party from the ground up.

Column: Newark budget needs to be transparent

I am thankful for the dedicated and highly qualified individuals that serve in our city auditor’s office. The auditor annually wins awards for excellence in financial reporting. 


Newark councilman Blake considers run for Ohio treasurer

One Newark City Council member is looking to move from the city municipal building to the state capital.