Tree lighting set in Canajoharie

CANAJOHARIE – Richardson Brands will host a holiday tree lighting Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. in front of the Richardson Brands plant at 101 Erie Blvd.

The inaugural event, which is open to the public, will feature a tree-lighting ceremony, caroling and a visit from Santa Claus. There will be hot and cold beverages, snacks and bonfires, a news release said.

For more information, contact event coordinator Marcos Silva of Richardson Brands at 673-0398 or by email at