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Santa's Helpers Prep for Fanwood Ride on Saturday

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Fanwood Fire Dept. Chief John Piccola, left, and volunteer Dante Clausen sort gifts during a work session at the Fanwood fire house on Wednesday, Dec. 10.  Credits: Brian Horton
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Santa's Helpers at the Fanwood Fire Dept. on Wednesday night perpare for Saturday's delivery of presents to children in the borough. Credits: Brian Horton
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FANWOOD, NJ -- Members of the Fanwood Fire Dept., Rescue Squad and PBA Local 123 team up this Saturday, Dec. 13, to help Santa Claus deliver more than 800 packages to homes in the borough.

The tradition, which  started in 1955, takes the work of two teams, one working the north side of town and one the south side, to deliver the packages to children in Fanwood.

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