Press photos by Tinamarie MartinRight: Santa starts the countdown to the lighting of the Christmas tree during Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual holiday event Nov. 16 at Lehigh Valley Mall.
Below: Members of Whitehall High School Chorale entertain the crowd with Christmas carols.
Bottom: Santa poses for a holiday photo with Staff Sgt. Christian Diaz; Jessica O’Donnell, chamber of commerce liaison; Edward D. Hozza Jr., mayor of Whitehall; and Sgt. Charles Bennett.