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Tree Lighting, Santa Visit Scheduled for Miracle on 23rd Street

by Katie Pyzyk — December 7, 2012 at 10:55 am 2,369 11 Comments

Aurora Highlands will get a little brighter tonight, during the annual “Miracle on 23rd Street” holiday celebration.

Linden Resources, Inc. is hosting the holiday festivies including a Christmas tree lighting and holiday music. Santa Claus is scheduled to arrive on an Arlington fire truck.

The event is open to the public and begins at 6:30 p.m. in front of the Linden Resources building (750 S. 23rd Street). In addition to the outdoor activities, guests are invited to take part in multi-cultural children’s activities inside the building.

Linden Resources employs and provides job placement for adults with intellectual, physical and mental health disabilities.

  • G Clifford Prout

    I hope Ophelia Bottoms gets lit up.

  • Charles

    Is this the same event when the fire truck drives slowly along every street through the neighborhood? I wish it would stop – it’s creepy and it scares the dog.

    • Huh?

      Nice to meet you Mr. Scrooge.

      • Captain_Obvious

        that comment doesn’t make him a scrooge. Its perfectly ok to dislike something…we don’t have to like everything about Xmas.

        • YTK

          For all we know, it could be the dog posting this.

          • Captain_Obvious

            Ha, nice one. Not sure how the dog can post this when he’s tied up to a pole outside in the cold and I’m inside this sweet fro-yo place.

          • sunflower

            dog postings are done w/o spaces b/c no thumbs….

  • elf_dad

    I think this is the same Santa/Firetruck deal that goes throughout all of Arlington. We have alot of little kids in our neighborhood adn they LOVE it. I think its cool, but I guess everybody’s entitled to their own opinion.

  • sunflower

    “Linden Resources employs and provides job placement for adults with intellectual, physical and mental health disabilities.”. am wondering how one differentiates between mental and intellectual disabilities. and yes I did read the Linden link. just curious.

  • Seamus Puddlefish

    Sunflower: Try reading the DSM.

    • sunflower

      thanks, have they finished revising it? never mind, i’m sure the old version will do ;- /

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