Month: October 2016

Frank and Al Wald Celebrate Cubs NLCS Victory

On Saturday, October 22nd, we witnessed a magical moment in Chicago’s history. After 71 years of waiting, praying, and A LOT of patience…the Cubs are returning to the World Series!! For the first time since 1945, our beloved Chicago Cubs will compete to be named the World Champions of 2016. Whether you’re a baseball fan or not, it’s safe to say that this once in a lifetime shared experience has brought our community together in an exciting way. Fans flooded the streets to celebrate Cubs NLCS victory chanting “Go Cubs Go” as they laughed, cried and hugged. I was blessed to...

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Tight on Cash? Become a Local Election Judge!

Election Day Picture this: It’s November 8th and you walk into your local polling place. The only things on your mind are 1) This line needs to move faster so I can get on with my day and 2) Final thoughts about your candidate of choice. What many of us don’t realize is that this process wouldn’t be possible without the help of our local election judges. The duties of these trusted citizens goes beyond sitting at a desk, they are responsible for “ensuring that the election process is administered fairly and in accordance with the law.” Responsibilities There are five...

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