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Pentwater Downtown Development Authority started a new, New Year’s Eve tradition by ringing in the New Year with a community fire pit and fireworks. Approximately 300 people gathered to share joy of community and good will for 2020. Mary Schumaker, DDA president said, “we are thrilled that so many people came out to enjoy this new tradition.” The small hometown fireworks ended with loud cheers and plenty of noise makers.