LIGHTING THE TREE: Mayor Allan Fung dons antlers as he welcomes the crowd to the city’s annual tree lighting.
KEEPING IT BASIC: Pictured are 8-year-old Madison Mallett and 5-year-old Kaileigh Kelleher, singing Christmas carols in the BASICS chorus.
THE DRADEL FAMILY: Eden Park Elementary School was well represented by the Dradel family at the ceremony. Pictured with Santa Claus are members of the Dradel family: 9-year-old Nichole, 6-year-old David, 11-year-old Alyssa and 7-year-old Katelyn.
SWEET EMILY: Sitting upon Santa Claus’s lap is 8-year-old Emily Lopez. She is the daughter of Carlos Lopez Estrada, chief of staff for Mayor Allan Fung.
LET THERE BE LIGHT: The Christmas tree has been lit at Cranston City Hall and will remain decorated throughout the holiday season.