September 29 saw us at the historic Chicago Chop House, where supporters enjoyed delicious hors d'ouevres, specialty cocktails, a wonderful atmosphere, and a restaurant staff that could not have been better! Also, a special thank you to the Wiflers for the surprise shirts and bags! Thanks to all who made this evening so special.
A fun time was had by all during our September 22 meet & greet at Julie's Neighborhood Lounge! Thank you to Barrett Stillings and everyone at Julie's for going above-and-beyond their hosting duties; they even provided free raffles for the attendees!
Our good friend, Bob Steffen, offered to host a fundraiser for my County Board candidacy. It was a great event -- amazing food and drinks with lots of family members and friends. We enjoyed thoughtful conversations about topics facing the County Board as well as the retelling of favorite stories of my earlier years. My sincere thanks to Bob and to all who supported me.
After the latest batch of ballots were counted — a total of 6,118 votes were cast as of Nov. 14, 2022 — it became clear there would not be enough new ballots returned by the Nov. 22 deadline to make up the 60-vote difference in my race for Kane County Board...