Letters to the editor, Dec. 1

Anyone see a menorah around here?
Dear Editor:
As the Christmas season approaches, sales begin, lights go up and people start planning what gifts they need. Christmas is an extremely commercial enterprise that has a life of its own, what with cards to be sent, stockings to stuff, gifts that must be mailed in time, home and tree decorations to be installed and the big Christmas tree must be lit up.

Here in Stuyvesant Town, a similar gigantic effort is made and it is stunning!  The scene in the fountain in the Oval, the lights strung up in the trees, the music playing is so warm and wonderful. Continue reading