Evanston, we always knew you were a winning community. Among the seven Patch sites that participated in our Summer's Last Hurrah contest, we picked --and he's an Evanston Patch reader.
Saul Lieberman will receive a $500 gift certificate to and a trip for four to Great America, including parking for the day and a family meal. (Valued at $250.)
Locally, we picked one winner out of the two dozen people who submitted photos of their summer vacation to Evanston Patch. She's Wendy Wilson, and she'll be receiving a $75 gift certificate to , a $75 gift certificate to , a $75 gift certificate to the and a $75 gift certificate to .
We really enjoyed looking at the photos all our readers submitted. It looks like some of you had some pretty awesome summers! Click through the image gallery at right to see some of our favorites from Evanston Patch readers, including the winning entries.
Given that we also distributed five pairs of tickets to Hope Springs to Evanston Patch readers who won by signing up for our newsletter, we feel like Oprah today (OK, maybe not quite). But it feels pretty good. Thanks for entering and for reading Patch!