Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Montgomery’s Beautification Committee chose to recognize approximately 45 addresses.
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Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Editor's note: The following is a press release from the village of Montgomery. The Holiday Decorations Contest sponsored by Montgomery’s Beautification Committee was once again a huge success. On Dec. 12, committee members traveled throughout the village following the list of addresses nominated by homeowners and neighbors alike. Committee members chose to recognize approximately 45 addresses, which now proudly display a sign in the front yard. Committee members would like to congratulate those who received this designation and thank all those who participated by decorating their homes or nominating addresses for recognition. Lastly, committee members encourage all residents and nonresidents to pack up the family and travel through the …
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Nominations will be accepted through Monday, Dec. 10, and judging will take place the evening of Wednesday, Dec. 12.
Editor's note: The following is a press release from the village of Montgomery. The Montgomery Beautification Committee will be sponsoring its popular Holiday Decorations Contest again this year. As always, this is an opportunity for homes and businesses to be recognized for exceptional holiday displays. As was done last year, awards will be given only to homes or businesses that are nominated for consideration. Residents can nominate their own property or someone else's, simply by submitting the property address. Committee members will then visit the nominated addresses in order to select the winners. A sign will be placed in front of the properties selected for an award. Owners are asked to leave these signs up through the holidays, and …
Friday, December 16, 2011
Members of the village’s Beautification Committee have placed signs at the homes who were deemed winners in the Holiday Decorations Contest. UPDATED with full winners list.
A drive through the streets of Montgomery will reveal dozens of homes with signs touting them as the village's best-decorated for the holiday season. Trustee Stan Bond, a co-chair of the Montgomery Beautification Committee, said 73 homes were nominated for the committee’s Holiday Decorations Contest. Thursday night, committee members drove around to judge the properties, and to alert the tenants of the winning homes. “It’s a blessing it’s not raining,” Bond said before heading out to help judge the houses. “It’s a little cold but it looks like it might be a good evening for judging.” Owners are asked to leave these signs up through the holidays, and they will be collected after the holidays are over. “Our hope is to publish a list so if …
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
The Montgomery Beautification Committee’s holiday decorations contest is underway. If you know of a home or commercial property with great lights and decorations, enter it!
Thinking of decking out your house out this holiday season in Clark Griswold style? If so, you may end up a winner in the Montgomery Beautification Committee’s holiday decorations contest. Nominations are already coming in for the best dressed properties in the village, said Trustee Stan Bond, a co-chair of the committee. The holiday decorations recognition program was a Beautification Committee staple in the village in years past, but “had gone inactive for a period,” he said. “The village president mentioned when I assumed my new seat on the board that she hoped we would take a look at bringing back the decoration program because she’d gotten so many comments about it,” Bond said. “So that’s exactly what we’ve done.” In years past, …