Christmas lighting displays can be nightmare for neighbors

Saturday, December 1, 2012 | 5:19 p.m. CST; updated 5:51 p.m. CST, Saturday, December 1, 2012

SPRINGFIELD — Massive Christmas lighting displays might impress many holiday visitors across the region, but they often raise the ire of neighbors fighting for their right to peace and quiet and unfettered access to their homes.