With apologies to the Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes story “The Adventure of Silver Blaze.”
Thursday nightt State Rep. Tom Weber candidate held a fundraiser at the Rib House.
There was an effort by local Democratic Party activists to mount a demonstration in front of the event because Congressman Randy Hultgren was speaking.
It did not materialize.
Besides Hultgren, other elected and former elected officials included
- State Rep. Steve Reick
- McHenry County State’s Attorney Patrick Kenneally
- McHenry County College Board member and County GOP Chairman Diane Evertsen
- McHenry County Board member Joe Gottemoller
- Former State Senator Jack Schaffer