Allerton celebrates tree lighting

The third annual Allerton Christmas Tree Lighting took place on Wednesday, December 2. The lighting, which included a visit by Santa Claus, is sponsored by the Allerton International Merchants Association.

Pictured above, (l-r) Gene DeFrances, Allerton International Merchants director (c ) stands with community and business leaders at the event.Photo by Miriam Quin

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