Leslie Viren, Jennifer Lueders, Janet Lowman and Ariel Downing -- Brinton Flutes -- entertained a crowd of about 40 with holiday music at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary's Annual Trees of Love Tree Lighting on Sunday. (Courtesy Photo)
The annual Trees of Love Lighting Ceremony took place Sunday afternoon at Sheridan Memorial Hospital. Hospital Community Relations Director Cecile Pattison says that lights on the four large evergreen trees in front of the hospital may still be purchased.
Sunday evening marked the 20th anniversary of the Community Holiday Dinner and it was deemed another success. Hungry hordes arrived early, forming a line that snaked its way around the atrium area of the Sheridan Holiday Inn waiting to be served up a fabulous turkey dinner with all the trimmings.
Though the bi-partisan deficit commission didn't have the 14 votes necessary for their recommendations to automatically go before Congress, it seems likely many of the proposals will still go forward as tentative legislation.
The Sheridan City Council will meet for their first meeting of December tonight. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey says that with the wide variety of topics that the Council will address, tonight's meeting could be a long one.