(LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS) Residents in a Newhall senior apartment complex are protesting an order from management to remove their beloved Christmas tree from the community room because, they were told, it’s a religious symbol. | Related: Grinch steals Christmas decorations from Candy Cane Lane in Woodland Hills | Photos: Stolen Xmas decorations

On Tuesday, Tarzana-based JB Partners Group Inc. sent a memo to staff at The Willows senior apartment building demanding they take down Christmas trees and menorahs in communal areas.

The company has owned The Willows for four years, but this is the first time it’s given such a directive to staff.

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