Kate Amaral writes in the Reader Forum: “I am a proud and happy resident of our charming community. As part of my campaign for election to the District 65 School Board, I have been out walking the Lake Bluff and Knollwood neighborhoods, and meeting with voters at coffees and gatherings with my running mates, MJ Brady and Eric Waggoner. ”
Greg and Janine Longoria write in the Reader Forum: “We join the Lake Forest Caucus in endorsing Beth Clemmensen for the District 67 Board of Education. We have volunteered, served and worshiped alongside Beth and her husband Chris for 13 years.”
Ginny Munson McTier writes in the Reader Forum: “I have lived in Lake Forest (Shields Township) for the past 57 years. During this time, I have watched a great many elections come and go. One of the things I’ve appreciated most about our local contests is the high level of civility, fairness and integrity that has always been part of the process. This year something is quite different with the race taking place for Shields Township.”
Kenny Turelli writes in the Reader Forum: “Dave Schreiber, District 115 Board of Education candidate, has my unequivocal support and endorsement in the upcoming election.”
Bill Minor writes in the Reader Forum: “My wife and I have lived in Lake Bluff for 38 years. I strongly support the Lake Bluff School Caucus endorsed candidates for the District 65 School Board.”
Lake Bluff resident Rick Lesser writes to express support for Ted Moorman, a candidate for the Lake Forest High School Board of Education, Dist. 115.
Mary Jane Brady writes in the Reader Forum: “My detractors continue to rake me over the internet coals. The frequency of their attacks puts me in mind of Lincoln’s observation that: ‘ . . . were [ I ] to try and to read, much less answer, all the attacks made on me, this shop might as well be closed for any other business.’ … ”
Tony Kesman writes a letter of endorsement for Steve Reimer, candidate for the Lake Forest High School District 115 Board of Education.
Robert Troyer writes in the Reader Forum: “There are many reasons why people enjoy living in Lake Bluff: Excellent schools and library, the Lake Bluff beach, our swimming pool and park facilities, as well as great neighbors. …”
Lake Forest District 67 Candidate Mike Borkowski has created a video series to address issues facing the city’s elementary and middle schools.