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Scenes in Chester and Goshen from Election Day 2017

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  • Little ones joined a voting adult behind the curtain in Chester

  • Election officials Sharon Lunden, Pankaj Shah, Donna Weiss and Stella Sank at the Goshen Schools' administrative building

  • Chester's polling places did a brisk business on Tuesday

  • Teresa Mallon votes in Chester

  • Kathleen Andryshak gets ready to feed her ballot into the scanner in Goshen

  • Election Officials Pankaj Shah and his wife, Varsha Shah and George Weiss in Goshen

  • Election Officials in Chester: Spencer and Greg Effron, Eric Nelsen, Gina and Robert Favara, Mark Sutherland, Gary Kaval, Theresa Lewis, Anna M Marvel, Erle Van Debogart and Len Knapp

  • Janine Creeden with Colin Creeden in Goshen

  • Yaron Rosner voted in Chester

  • Marlin Maduras gets ready to scan his ballot in Goshen, with election official Barbara Korycki

  • Julie Miller voted in Chester

  • Ron Guerra and Nancy Clark voted in Goshen

  • Election Officials Mitchell Clark, Versha Shah, Jeanne Lee Krish in Goshen

  • Election Official Barbara Korycki with Kaylee Kohn, Paulette Long and Alan Kohn in Goshen

  • Fiona Corrigan and her dad, Matthew Corrigan in Goshen

  • Samantha Jacklitsch and Cindy Norman were happy to vote in Chester on Tuesday. (Photo by Frances Ruth Harris)

Okay, so there wasn't a President on the ballot this year. But who cares?

Polling places in Chester and Goshen did a brisk business on Tuesday, as citizens came out to vote and catch up with their neighbors...and get that warm glow of good citizenship for an important duty, well performed.

Photos by Frances Ruth Harris

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