News & Notes: Plenty to Celebrate

July 7, 2021 | Issue 6
Upcoming Events
Saturday, 7/17: Congressman Sean Casten Town Hall. Doors open at 11 a.m., American Legion Post 80, 4000 Saratoga Ave., Downers Grove.

Thursday, 7/22: Senator Julie Morrison Annual Day at the Races. Arlington Park Suite opens at 2 p.m.

Thursday, 7/22: Lake County Deputy Voter Registrar Training. 3-4 p.m., Waukegan.

Sunday, 7/25: Party with Our Party with Highland Park-Area Democrats (and Friends). The Art Center, 1957 Sheridan Rd., Highland Park, 2-3:30 p.m.

Tuesday, 8/3: Fiscally Fit in 2021 with Holly Kim – You Can Bank On It (Banking Basics). Online event, noon.

Saturday, 8/7: Dan Didech and Holly Kim Re-election Campaign Party. O’Toole’s, 412 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, 8/15: Jonathan Carroll Event at Wrigley Field Green Day Concert. Gates open at 4:30 p.m., Skybox.

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Stepping Out to Celebrate 4th of July

Democratic elected officials joined July 4th Weekend parades across Lake County. Marchers included Congressmen Brad Schneider (photo at right) and Sean Casten, State Senator Adriane Johnson, State Representatives Dan Didech and Bob Morgan, Lake County Sheriff John Idleburg (top photo), Lake County Treasurer Holly Kim, and Lake County Clerk Robin O’Connor. Also marching were State Central Committeewomen Lauren Beth Gash and Nancy Shepherdson, and State Central Committeemen Patrick Watson and Thomas Maillard.

There were celebrations in Antioch, Barrington, Glencoe, Lincolnshire, and Mundelein, among others. For more photos, check out our July 4th photos page.

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