The votes have been tallied, and we're ready to declare this one a no-contest — fourteen couples entered but Skootchee and Patty Cake, everyone's favorite clown couple, took first place in this year's cutest couple contest with a total of 44 votes.
Congratulations guys — contact Parkville-Overlea Patch editor Nick Gestido (firstname.lastname@example.org) to claim your gift card.
Behind Skootchee and Patty Cake it was pretty close:
- Jenn Starr and Teddy took down second place with a total of 18 votes.
- Steve Sweeney and Shaina Bella rallied late for a total of 17 votes.
- Tom and Jane Wynn had 15 votes.
- Scott and Misty Wilson had 13 votes.
- Timm and Linda Bernstein (my personal favorite photo — this had to be Photoshopped, right?) had 12 votes.
- Each other couple had less than 10 votes.
All in all, 134 comments were counted as votes — discounting one comment that was a vote for every couple.
Thanks to everyone who participated in the contest, and better luck next year!