October was a busy month for the League as we sponsored four “Meet the Candidates” events in various parts of Chester County:
October 24 – Tredyffrin Township Supervisors and Tredyffrin-Easttown School Board
Susan Cody, Joan Bergquist, Margaret Dalesandro, Loraine Deisinger, Ann Hiller
October 24 – Borough Hall – West Chester
Judicial candidates for Judge, Court of Common Pleas
Pamela Gray, Carol Kuniholm, Cathy Palmquist, Diane LeBold
October 29 – Hillendale Elementary School – Chadds Ford
Region C – Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board
Charlotte Gosselink, Carol Bossert, Judy Tiller, Pat Horrocks, Chuck Gosselink, Janey Gifford
The debates in Tredyffrin received front page coverage in the “Region” section of “Mainline Suburban Life”. The other debates received front page coverage in “The Daily Local News”. The Tredyffrin debates were taped and televised multiple times by Gene Donahue of the Township studio.
Pat Horrocks prepared a “Voters Guide” for distribution to county libraries.
November 6 – Registration of new citizens following their Naturalization ceremony at the Justice Center
Mary Ann Twarog, Diane LeBold, Judi Bell
Many thanks to everyone who made these events possible!
The League is grateful to Exelon Generation for their continued support of our Legislative Directory and to our own Debra Gallek for her sponsorship of our bookmark.
Submitted by Mary Lou Dondero