New York, NY - November 29, 2023
As New York City gears up for the highly anticipated Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree lighting ceremony tonight, heavy security measures are being implemented to ensure the safety of the event and its attendees. The iconic 12-ton, 80-foot tall Norway Spruce, sourced from just outside Binghamton, New York, is set to be illuminated with 50,000 LED lights, marking the official start of the holiday season.
With scores of people expected to gather at Rockefeller Center to witness the festive event, the New York Police Department (NYPD) is taking precautionary measures. . .