Two winners of holiday decorating contest announced


The Community League of Garden City South have chosen the winners of their 6th annual Holiday Decorating contest in Franklin Square School District #17.

Last month, residents and business owners were tasked with decking their homes and storefronts in any winter holiday-theme of their choice.

The grand prize for merchants was awarded to Tony’s Tacos at 677 Hempstead Turnpike in Franklin Square. The prize is a free one-week quarter page advertisement in the Franklin Square/Elmont Herald newspaper.

The residential winner was Claudio and Maria Ciminera for their display at their home at 18 Munson Ave. in West Hempstead. They received a gift basket courtesy of the Community League of Garden City South, Inc.