Lake County Press

A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit – Ugly Lamp and Tree Winners Announced

Indiana Welcome Center exhibit featured ugly lamp competition and decorated trees

Hammond IN. 1-11-2010Visitors to the annual “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit were able to vote on their favorite decorated tree and the ugliest lamp on display. The winners were announced after votes were tallied and are as follows:

Ugly Lamp

1st place #21 Michelle Johnston & Katie Noojin of Griffith with the foot lamp

2nd place #17 (The cast lamp)

3rd place #26 (The chandelier-style lamp)

Tree

1st place #28 Polish Women’s Alliance

2nd place #26 Northwest Indiana Woodworkers Association

3rd place #30 Respite Care Services

Thousands of visitors voted for their favorites as part of the holiday exhibit. “A Christmas Story” Comes Home had a number of special events from November through December. Winners of other events and more information can be found at www.aChristmasStoryComesHome.com.