Home › AllOTSEGO › SPRUCE TREE SLIDE SHOW SPRUCE TREE SLIDE SHOW 11/10/2016 AllOTSEGO spruce tree slide show Workers swing the bottom of the tree forward before lowering it onto the flat bed truck where it is secured. Friends of the Eichlers, Jason Rashkow and Terri Thomas of Oneonta, watch with the rest of the crowd as the tree begins to rise. A member of the cutting crew heads for the tree, carrying a chainsaw as tall as he is! Assistant Fire Chief Jim Maloney and his brother-in-law Bill Kramer, who will be stringing the lights in Rockefeller Center Oneonta’s Samantha van der Sommen, Danielle Basdekis and Kelly Weeks gaze up at the tree before everyone was moved behind the barricades John Brooks holds up a commemorative Rockefeller Tree Lighting T-shirt he received from one of their officials. Nikola Buzzy, Jake Morse, Mikaela Buzzy and Dakoda Buzzy of Alpine Awards and Engravings were there taking orders for the commemorative tree ornaments, available from the store for $10. Ricky Hagen hands out commemorative shirts and sweat shirts to the crowd. He is seen here handing one to Brian Squires of Oneonta.