At Rolling Hills Country Club in Wilton on Nov. 16, CNBC’s Lawrence Kudlow, center, addressed nearly 400 Fairfield County Bank, Fairfield County Financial Services, and Fairfield County Insurance Services customers, employees, and directors for the bank’s annual customer reception. He discussed the economy, the stock market and politics. ‘I love this country,’ Kudlow said. ‘It is still a beacon of light. We have not had our best years recently, but we will have them again.’ With Kudlow are Board Chairman Paul S. McNamara, left, and bank CEO David Schneider at the reception. Fairfield County bank is a community bank with a branch in Wilton.