White Plains celebration rings in the new year

<p>Work crews spent much of Sunday afternoon raising the ball and setting up a stage for the night's festivities.</p>

News 12 Staff

Jan 1, 2018, 2:01 AM

Updated 2,386 days ago

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Similar to the festivities at Times Square in New York City, Westchester residents will countdown to the new year with a ball drop, their's being in White Plains.
Work crews spent much of Sunday afternoon raising the ball and setting up a stage for the night's festivities.
Security had a full presence for the event, with several entry points where attendees were screened before being allowed in.
Live music and a DJ provided a fun atmosphere for revelers, despite the bitter cold temperatures, before confetti and fireworks dropped at midnight.


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