Yonkers lights up Christmas tree at City Hall

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Yonkers kicked off the holiday season Thursday night with its annual Christmas tree lighting.

City officials were on hand and the Sacred Heart Children's Choir performed.

Santa Claus, of course, was the guest of honor. 

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