INVERNESS — It was standing room only at the Chronicle political forum at the county auditorium Tuesday night.
While campaign speeches were the focus of the evening, not all the action occurred on stage.
Here are some observations from the floor:
* The name of the game was to get people’s attention. Each candidate was given a table to decorate and fill with brochures and campaign material — and swag. Most of the tables stayed with patriotic red, white and blue motifs, with a few exceptions.