Holyoke, Massachusetts Mayor Ousted

The Holyoke, Massachusetts mayoral race ended in a political upset last night, when 22-year-old Alex Morse beat 67-year-old incumbent Elaine Pluta.

The crowd of about 150 youthful supporters was ecstatic as it watched the poll numbers pour in…

[Sound of cheers]

Alex Morse, a Holyoke native who graduated from Brown University in the spring, thanked his supporters in English and Spanish.