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    Christmas Lights Already??

    Saw some houses out my way with lights already (11/7). What the heck?

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    Quote Originally Posted by middlein87 View Post
    Saw some houses out my way with lights already (11/7). What the heck?
    Matches this snow this morning, what the heck?

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    The CBD is being decorated this week, the horse trough has been relocated to the Vicky Hase Mulch circle and the tree is in place...

    Beautiful photo on Twitter, © Patrick Ryan



    https://twitter.com/realpatrickryan/...77673264660480

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    Wheaton had their wreaths on the CBD light posts last week. Today's snowfall makes it feel more like Christmas time.

    BTW-You can thank me for the snow. I had my car washed this morning, trusting what the weather folks said about the snow tracking south of I-80.

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    Cliché, that photo is lovely - thank you for sharing. Wheaton had wreaths up on Fawell/22nd last week; with the snow it is pretty festive. I do feel that now we're hopping right from Halloween to Christmas more and more these days. Then again, I'm old enough to wonder when did people start decorating trees for Halloween LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by darlili View Post
    Cliché, that photo is lovely - thank you for sharing.
    Welcome, but just to clarify, not mine...."Beautiful photo on Twitter, © Patrick Ryan"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cliché View Post
    The CBD is being decorated this week, the horse trough has been relocated to the Vicky Hase Mulch circle and the tree is in place...
    Pray tell, where might one find this glorious icon?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DTM View Post
    Pray tell, where might one find this glorious icon?
    Well, that would be the footprint of, and now vacant hole of, the removed, Vicky Hase watering hole (some called it a fountain)...at the Civic Center entrance.

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    ah. Is there a 'vociferous minority' plaque any where nearby?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DTM View Post
    ah. Is there a 'vociferous minority' plaque any where nearby?
    Don't need one. This entire forum and its members are "The Vociferous Minority." I somehow remember the word "little" was in there too back in the time the phrase came up in a Village meeting.

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