From the Genesee County Democrats:
The Genesee County Democratic Party held their Annual Valentine’s Day Dinner Dance at Sacred Heart Hall on Saturday, February 14th. Under the Chairmanship of Lew Henning of Batavia, this annual event brought together party faithful and elected officials from across Western New York. As part of a GLOW County commitment program, Democrats joined from Genesee, Livingston, Wyoming Counties as well as Erie County to celebrate the past successful elections.
“We are very excited about our local, statewide and national elections this past November,” declared Lorie Longhany, Genesee County Democrat Party Chair. “It is great to be here celebrating with all those that worked hard on that election. I am also pleased that we are able to share that success with our surrounding Democrat Party leaders and elected officials.”
The Master of Ceremonies for the event was City of Batavia Council President Charles Mallow. Music and entertainment were provided. “This year we will be working hard on our local races, including the City of Batavia At-Large Council Seats,”declared Mallow. “Now is the time to move forward, assess issues and work hard to insure the best possible government for our constituents.”
Democrats are expected to announce their slate of candidates in late spring or early summer. All County Legislature Seats are up as well as City Council At-Large Seats.
Big winners of the evening were Raymond Yacuzzo of LeRoy, who won the 50/50 Drawing and Margaret Kapperman of Batavia, winner of the Door Prize.