Motel 6 Grand Island
Travel Blogs from Grand Island
June 10-11, 2013: Day 1
Leaving Grayslake was bittersweet. We had just settled into
our new place and just like that, we’re gone! Leaving Manny, our friends, and
family…can be difficult. It was a surreal feeling hitting the highway for the
first time in a while. An hour or so into our trip, I …
It worked out slick to depart Valentine after a full day at the Bull Bash, and continue on to Hastings, arriving in time for the 5:30 p.m. banquet and show put on by the South Central Cattlemen.
Their annual Valentine's Banquet is always a big success, and this year's was no different, held at ...
Aurora is such a beehive of activity! After last week's business tours and campaign event, it was a pleasure to return for the well-attended Home and Garden Show and to meet with supporters and voters.
What made it extra special was that my interview last week with the Aurora News-Register was in the current week's paper on Page 1, so the new people I met were already somewhat familiar with my name!
... and how inspiring to see what the community came together to build.
We enjoyed the dinner and awards very much, as the contributions of so many people were apparent to Central City's health and prosperity.
I was happy to reacquaint myself with many longtime friends as well as to meet many new people.
... Industries. Thanks to general manager Dan Fitzgerald for the tour and great perspectives on business conditions today.
Capped it off with an interview with Kurt Johnson of the News-Register. Appreciate the opportunity to introduce my campaign to his readership.
Last, but certainly not least, I enjoyed a campaign event hosted for me by several local community leaders in the Bremer Community Center.