2013-11-28 / Front Page

Trimming the Tree



Washington Square has been abuzz with activity this week as the official tree of Christmas In Newport, a 40-foot beauty donated by Sue King of Portsmouth, is being readied for the tree lighting on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 5 p.m. The Preservation Society of Newport County is in charge of set up, and Bartlett Tree Experts will add lights and decorate the tree. Pictured is Jeff Curtis, of the Preservation Society, preparing the trunk of the Norway Spruce. (Photo by Jack Kelly) Washington Square has been abuzz with activity this week as the official tree of Christmas In Newport, a 40-foot beauty donated by Sue King of Portsmouth, is being readied for the tree lighting on Sunday, Dec. 1 at 5 p.m. The Preservation Society of Newport County is in charge of set up, and Bartlett Tree Experts will add lights and decorate the tree. Pictured is Jeff Curtis, of the Preservation Society, preparing the trunk of the Norway Spruce. (Photo by Jack Kelly)

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