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Zambito Family Takes Top Honors in Contest

Zambito Family Takes Top Honors in Contest

 

TONAWANDA, NY - 2 On Your Side's Kevin O'Neill had some fun with the Zambito family, winners of the WGRZ 2011 Home for the Holidays light display contest, on Thursday's Daybreak show. Click on the video link above to see his interview with the whole clan ... including Noah, the dog.

 

Congratulations to the Winner of WGRZ's 2011 Home for the Holidays Contest

Congratulations to the Winner of WGRZ's 2011 Home for the Holidays Contest

Congratulations to Beverly Zambito of 18 Lorna Lane Court in Tonawanda who was voted the grand prize winner.

(See the chart below for the breakout of the voting.)

Cast Your Vote for the Best Holiday Lights Display in WNY

Cast Your Vote for the Best Holiday Lights Display in WNY

10 finalists, from more than 120 entries that were received, are competing for the grand prize in the WGRZ 'Home for the Holidays' contest. (Click on the headline if you're not seeing all the competitors' photos.) Cast your vote for WNY's best holiday lights display below.

(Press 'Control' and the + button to enlarge the images. Press 'Control' and the - button to go back to original size. One vote is allowed per person per day.)

The winner will be announced Friday, December 23, after voting closes at 4 p.m. Click here for Official Contest Rules

Enter to Win a 'Home for the Holidays' Southwest Airlines Vacation Package

Enter to Win a 'Home for the Holidays' Southwest Airlines Vacation Package

See all the entries here.

See the finalists here.

Who’s got the best-decorated home in Western New York?

If your electric bill spikes every December because you can’t help turning your yard into the Las Vegas of the East … if cars slow down as they pass your home so passengers can gawk at your lights … or if you simply have the most tasteful holiday display on the block, then you should get the recognition you deserve!

Enter to Win a ‘Home for the Holidays’ Southwest Airlines Vacation Package

Ford Friendship Express Applications are Due Dec. 15

Ford Friendship Express Applications are Due Dec. 15

Local nonprofit organization will drive away in a new Ford van this February

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Today, The Ford Dealers of Western New York issued a reminder that there’s only one week remaining for nonprofit organizations in the WNY-area to apply for a new van through the 2012 Ford Friendship Express program. The deadline to submit applications is next Thursday, December 15 for all eligible groups.

'Home for the Holidays' Finalists to Date

'Home for the Holidays' Finalists to Date

10 finalists will be competing for the grand prize in the WGRZ 'Home for the Holidays' contest. Tune in to Daybreak every weekday morning from December 5 through December 16 to see if your holiday lights display has been selected. Each finalist receives a new Nintendo Wii "Go Vacation" game and moves on to the final round.

On Friday, December 16, the voting begins. Come back to this page to cast your vote for the best holiday lights display in Western New York. The grand prize is a Southwest Airlines vacation package featuring two tickets anywhere in the continental USA that Southwest flies, plus a three-night hotel stay.

The deadline for entries is Thursday, December 15 at 5 p.m.

Gilda’s Club WNY Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Its Holiday Event

Gilda’s Club WNY Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of Its Holiday Event

By Sarah Zawadzki

Gilda’s Club Western New York is hosting its annual Gingerbread…Gifts…Glitz event.  The event runs from December 1-4 and will be held at the Gilda’s Club clubhouse located at 1140 Delaware Avenue, corner of West Ferry, in Buffalo.

The Gingerbread….Gifts…Glitz event kicks off with a preview cocktail party on Thursday, December 1 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The cocktail party will have a special preview of over 20 local artists who will be selling jewelry, pottery, photography, Buffalo-themed gifts, and more! These artists generously donate 20% of their profits to Gilda’s Club Western New York. The tickets for the cocktail party are $50 per person and can be ordered by calling (716) 332-5900 ext. 203 or by visiting the event website at www.gingerbreadevent.org.