Christmas lights brighten January

Christmas lights brighten January

There are 5 comments on the Evening Sun story from Jan 31, 2011, titled Christmas lights brighten January. In it, Evening Sun reports that:

Driving home from Jubilee in Emmitsburg, Md., one night, I was happy to see some people were not ready to push Christmas aside.

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mesd

Howard, PA

#1 Feb 1, 2011
Carole..I completely agree with you about the lights. I think we should start a new tradition about keeping lights up for the winter. I'm not necessarily talking "Christmas" lights, just some warm looking lights that take away the cold,dreary winter feel. So glad someone else feels this way. I'm sure there are many others. If one starts...it will catch on.
for grins

Kalida, OH

#2 Feb 1, 2011
Don't try that in New Oxford. There are too many Scrooge type old farts there what will either yell 'tradition foul' or electric hog'.
Lee

Hanover, PA

#3 Feb 2, 2011
I guess everyone has a difference of opinion on that subject. Myself I prefer to make the week or two before and after Christmas seem more special with the lights up only briefly. When you see something for too long it just becomes ordinary.
mesd

Howard, PA

#4 Feb 3, 2011
Lee....I agree about keeping the "Christmas" lights made special only for Christmas....but you can still do some kind of lights where it just makes those cold winter nights look a little warmer.
Make A Difference

Gettysburg, PA

#5 Feb 4, 2011
I love seeing the lights. They always make me smile and the way the world is today thats a good thing.

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