NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Christmas display has some residents on the Upper East Side up in arms.
The New York Post reports that lawyer Nick Wilder is suing his neighbor, socialite Lisa Maria Falcone, for setting up what he says is nonstop holiday music blaring from a display outside of his apartment building on East 67th Street.READ MORE: Gov. Cuomo Says He Will Not Resign Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations: 'I Never Touched Anyone Inappropriately'
“I like a Christmas song on Christmas Day. But I’m tired of hearing ‘Jingle Bells’ like 700 or 800 times a day,’’ he tells the Post.
As 1010 WINS’s Roger Stern reports, the music can start as early as 7 a.m.
One resident who applauds Wilder for taking action.
“To have somebody projecting the music into your home is not right,” he said.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine On Long Island: Doses Of Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Arrive, Babylon Woman Among First To Receive Shot
Brian, who lives down the block, says he has no problem with the display.
“I hear no noise,” he said. “I passed here this morning. It’s very soft.”
Another woman who lives across the street says she feels lucky to have the display on the block.
Falcone has not commented on the criticism.MORE NEWS: Asbury Park Businesses Hopeful For A Successful Summer With Fewer COVID Restrictions Than 2020
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