Gathering around the tree
West Hempstead Civic Association President Rosalie Norton thanked Manny Martinez, West Hempstead’s Person of the Year, for all of his help with the event.
West Hempstead High School students and alumni performed some classic Christmas songs that night.
Residents and visitors came together on a cold, snowy evening to enjoy the West Hempstead tree lighting last Sunday.
The West Hempstead Civic Association hosted its annual holiday lighting ceremony at Hall’s Pond Park on Dec. 8.