WALL TOWNSHIP - According to owners of area tree lots, Christmas tree sales are up from last year, with some places seeing sales double.

The owners of Tree Willy on Route 35 in Wall Township says people came out in droves over Thanksgiving weekend, helping Tree Willy see twice as many sales compared to last year.

Tree Willy says that sales are also up for smaller items such as wreaths, grave blankets and mistletoe.