Communities Celebrate Holidays With Santa, Snow, Singing

By EGP News

(EGP photo by Nancy Martinez)

Bell Gardens

Santa Claus, classic cars and fruits and vegetables took over Bell Gardens Intermediate when the school’s environmental club hosted their farmers market on Saturday. Santa Claus made a visit and handed out toys to children.

Julien Rivera, was excited to Santa Claus. He told EGP he attended the event because he is a member of the Garden Club at Garfield Elementary.

(EGP photo by Nancy Martinez)


Montebello children played in the snow at the city’s Winter Wonderland event on Saturday. The event took place at Montebello City Park and featured a visit from Santa Claus, pony rides and food stands.

Alyssa Kitnao and her friend Kailena Sanceda, on the right, took a ride down the snow slide in the middle of the park.

(EGP photo by Nancy Martinez)


Beverly Hospital’s Board of Directors Chair, Dr. Carlos M. Haro, and a group of carolers from Our Lady of Miraculous Medal Church sang Christmas songs to patients at the Montebello hospital last week.

The group of carolers visited different departments and eventually made their way to the pediatrics wing where they sang to six-year-old Alyssa Sanchez, in the bottom photo.

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