Shyann Bradley, 5, of Strasburg, chats with Santa on Saturday evening during the Strasburg Chamber of Commerce Christmas festivities held inside Strasburg Fire Department. Steady rains throughout the day canceled the Christmas parade and forced the tree lighting ceremonies and choral performances by the Sandy Hook Elementary and Strasburg High Schools to be moved inside the fire station. Rich Cooley/Daily
NEW MARKET–The Town of New Market invited area businesses to hold open houses for their customers on Saturday as part of the town’s holiday celebration. The unrelenting rain may have kept some Christmas shoppers away.