The annual Waddington Village Christmas Celebration kicks off Friday, Dec. 6 with wine tastings, an art exhibit, crafts, auction and the annual village tree lighting in Island View Park. A variety of Christmas events and activities are planned for the rest of the weekend and over the next couple weeks. Above, Santa Claus chats with several Waddington residents at last year’s Christmas Celebration. Photo submitted by the St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce. Read more here.