Holiday lights, menorah and Santa Claus greet visitors
Greeting youngsters is a welcome chore for the man in the red suit.
Members of the Bayside BID paid for holiday lights that have been strung across Bell Boulevard.
The Christmas tree was lit near the Bayside LIRR station.
Santa welcomes residents to the Bayside shopping area.
Among those attending the ceremony were CB 11 Chairman Jerry Iannece, left, 111th Precinct police, and Assemblyman Ed Braunstein, second from right, and Councilman-Elect Paul Vallone.