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Fanwood Kicks Off Holiday Season

Mayor Colleen Mahr lit the Fanwood tree Credits: John Mooney
Alesia Porter and Derrick Porter Credits: John Mooney
Fanwood celebration under the big top Credits: John Mooney
Councilman Kevin Boris & family visit with Santa Credits: John Mooney
Three-year-old Tommy Valente of Fanwood concentrates on making his tree ornament in the crafts area at the Fanwood Holiday Party on Sunday, Dec. 7, in Fanwood. Valente was at the party with his mom, Nina, and sister, Angelina.   Credits: Brian Horton
Fanwood fire truck at the historic train station  Credits: John Mooney
SPFHS chorus Credits: John Mooney
Fanwood Mayor Colleen Mahr and her son, Daniel, under the big tree Credits: John Mooney
Mayor Colleen Mahr and local kids pose for a picture under the Fanwood tree Credits: John Mooney
Colleen Mahr (center) with her mom, Nancy Yewaisis, and son, Daniel Credits: John Mooney
Nativity scene Credits: John Mooney
SPFHS chorus Credits: John Mooney

FANWOOD, NJ -- Fanwood held its annual holiday celebration under a giant heated tent on Sunday. Activities included crafts provided by Be Craftful (and supervised by Boy Scouts from Troop 104), songs by the Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School chorus, refreshments, and a visit from Santa.

Mayor Colleen Mahr lit the tree.

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