Christmas tree lighting ceremony held in Dupont Borough

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Clare Hogan, 3, of Dupont, with Santa Claus during Dupont Borough’s tree lighting ceremony. - Photos submitted by Bob Price
Covington Lehman, of Dupont, works on a coloring sheet as part of the kids craft portion of the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony. - Photos submitted by Bob Price
Dupont Borough Mayor Dan Lello, left, reads ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ during the borough’s tree lighting ceremony. - Photos submitted by Bob Price
Bob Price, chairman of the Progress Committee, left, and Dupont Borough Mayor Dan Lello address the crowd before Santa’s arrival at the borough’s tree lighting ceremony. - - Photos submitted by Bob Price
From left, Nicholas Kravits, Rudolph, Nick Kravits and Santa Claus during the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony. - - Photos submitted by Bob Price
Joseph Janosky, of Pittston Township, dons his Santa Claus hat during the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony. - - Photos submitted by Bob Price

DUPONT — Borough residents gathered for the annual tree lighting ceremony held Sunday, Nov. 26.

The event was sponsored by the Dupont Progress Committee and featured snacks, children’s crafts, a reading of “Twas the Night Before Christmas” by borough mayor Dan Lello, and a visit from Santa Claus and Rudolph with the help of the Dupont Volunteer Fire Department.

Clare Hogan, 3, of Dupont, with Santa Claus during Dupont Borough’s tree lighting ceremony.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_Dupont-Xmas-1.jpgClare Hogan, 3, of Dupont, with Santa Claus during Dupont Borough’s tree lighting ceremony. Photos submitted by Bob Price

Covington Lehman, of Dupont, works on a coloring sheet as part of the kids craft portion of the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_Dupont-Xmas-2.jpgCovington Lehman, of Dupont, works on a coloring sheet as part of the kids craft portion of the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony. Photos submitted by Bob Price

Dupont Borough Mayor Dan Lello, left, reads ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ during the borough’s tree lighting ceremony.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_Dupont-Xmas-3.jpgDupont Borough Mayor Dan Lello, left, reads ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’ during the borough’s tree lighting ceremony. Photos submitted by Bob Price

Bob Price, chairman of the Progress Committee, left, and Dupont Borough Mayor Dan Lello address the crowd before Santa’s arrival at the borough’s tree lighting ceremony.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_Dupont-Xmas-4.jpgBob Price, chairman of the Progress Committee, left, and Dupont Borough Mayor Dan Lello address the crowd before Santa’s arrival at the borough’s tree lighting ceremony. Photos submitted by Bob Price

From left, Nicholas Kravits, Rudolph, Nick Kravits and Santa Claus during the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_Dupont-Xmas-5.jpgFrom left, Nicholas Kravits, Rudolph, Nick Kravits and Santa Claus during the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony. Photos submitted by Bob Price

Joseph Janosky, of Pittston Township, dons his Santa Claus hat during the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_Dupont-Xmas-6.jpgJoseph Janosky, of Pittston Township, dons his Santa Claus hat during the Dupont Borough tree lighting ceremony. Photos submitted by Bob Price

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