By Rick Nagel
The Tri-Cities' most prominent celebrity, Jenny McCarthy, kicks off a new season Sept. 9 on The View, as she joins the all-star cast that includes Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd and Barbara Walters.
People Magazine says McCarthy "fits right in" and predicts the daytime talk show will have "a promising (and silly!) season ahead."
McCarthy decided to settle in Geneva in order to provide a happy, healthy place for her son, Evan, to grow up. And it's true. Geneva the best places to raise kids in the state of Illinois earlier this year. CNNMoney.com has named Batavia as one the top 100 best small towns in America and Family Circle names St. Charles the No. 1 place to live in 2011.
McCarthy mentions Geneva directly in the attached interview on Chelsea Lately.
Pop quiz: What other Geneva connection is there with Chelsea? (Answer is here.)
In conclusion, watch The View for references to life in Geneva, Batavia and St. Charles.
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