A special First Friday


By D. Anthony Botkin - abotkin@civitasmedia.com



First Friday in December has a special place in children’s hearts because it’s the night the Christmas tree is lit that sits on the southwest corner of Sandusky Street and William Street in downtown Delaware. Before the tree was lit later in the evening Ava and her brother Aiden take a look at the large ornaments that adorn the tree.

First Friday in December has a special place in children’s hearts because it’s the night the Christmas tree is lit that sits on the southwest corner of Sandusky Street and William Street in downtown Delaware. Before the tree was lit later in the evening Ava and her brother Aiden take a look at the large ornaments that adorn the tree.


D. Anthony Botkin | The Gazette

The air had a stiff chill in it for last nights December First Friday in downtown Delaware. Warming up next to the fire place sitting outside on the patio of Amoto’s is Derek and Amy Weinrich who had moved to Delaware in the spring. Later in the evening the Christmas tree that sits next to Amoto’s was lit for the first time this year.


D. Anthony Botkin | The Gazette

First Friday in December has a special place in children’s hearts because it’s the night the Christmas tree is lit that sits on the southwest corner of Sandusky Street and William Street in downtown Delaware. Before the tree was lit later in the evening Ava and her brother Aiden take a look at the large ornaments that adorn the tree.

The air had a stiff chill in it for last nights December First Friday in downtown Delaware. Warming up next to the fire place sitting outside on the patio of Amoto’s is Derek and Amy Weinrich who had moved to Delaware in the spring. Later in the evening the Christmas tree that sits next to Amoto’s was lit for the first time this year.

By D. Anthony Botkin

abotkin@civitasmedia.com

First Friday in December has a special place in children’s hearts because it’s the night the Christmas tree is lit that sits on the southwest corner of Sandusky Street and William Street in downtown Delaware. Before the tree was lit later in the evening Ava and her brother Aiden take a look at the large ornaments that adorn the tree.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/40/2016/12/web1_DSC_0421F.jpgFirst Friday in December has a special place in children’s hearts because it’s the night the Christmas tree is lit that sits on the southwest corner of Sandusky Street and William Street in downtown Delaware. Before the tree was lit later in the evening Ava and her brother Aiden take a look at the large ornaments that adorn the tree. D. Anthony Botkin | The Gazette

The air had a stiff chill in it for last nights December First Friday in downtown Delaware. Warming up next to the fire place sitting outside on the patio of Amoto’s is Derek and Amy Weinrich who had moved to Delaware in the spring. Later in the evening the Christmas tree that sits next to Amoto’s was lit for the first time this year.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/40/2016/12/web1_DSC_0423F.jpgThe air had a stiff chill in it for last nights December First Friday in downtown Delaware. Warming up next to the fire place sitting outside on the patio of Amoto’s is Derek and Amy Weinrich who had moved to Delaware in the spring. Later in the evening the Christmas tree that sits next to Amoto’s was lit for the first time this year. D. Anthony Botkin | The Gazette

By D. Anthony Botkin

abotkin@civitasmedia.com

D. Anthony Botkin may be reached at 740-413-0902 or on Twitter @dabotkin.

D. Anthony Botkin may be reached at 740-413-0902 or on Twitter @dabotkin.