The Reporter recently took a walk around Union City and West New York and sampled what is on local residents Christmas lists.
"I want peace for all the world and most importantly to me, freedom for all immigrants." - Ledys Tobon, Union City
"I want one thing. Scratch that - I want two things - an electric heater and that whole world peace thing. I can get behind anything where people live." - Ricardo Mercado, West New York
"I want money and a new phone, which I will buy with that money." - Jessica Wilson, West New York (pictured with her friend Mike Gonzalez)
"I want some video games. Any kind of sports video games for my PS2 system." - Carlos Arce, West New York
"I would like the troops to come home for Christmas. That's what I want the most." - James Elmore, West New York