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Local organization is filling baskets and stomachs for the holiday season

JACKSON, Tennessee – Elks Lodge # 192 hosts its annual tradition of Christmas basket filling that dates back 130 years. “We’re packing food for families in need and I think we’re going to assemble 192 boxes and they’ll be delivered to the individual homes these people have applied for,” says Lodge member Dave Shiers. The […]

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Blood drive organized in honor of a local cancer patient, holiday season | Local news

Last October, the Mayo Clinic Health System held a blood drive in honor of cancer patient Tara Molling. As Molling now recovers from her stem cell transplant, another campaign is underway to celebrate the season of giving and supporting patients like her. The reader, again hosted by Mayo and conducted by Versiti Blood Center, will […]

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Maximize Supply Chain and Marketing Value This Holiday Season

Christmas and the holiday season in general have been a great time for retailers to step up sales and improve customer engagement. However, this period of intense business activity is also straining supply chains already affected by coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Aside from the lingering impact of the pandemic (on the supply chain), retailers will face […]

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Christmas sales? Local Stores Find The Holiday Season Isn’t All ‘Pessimistic’ | Local news

Despite supply issues, rising costs and pandemic concerns, House by the Side of the Road, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, is having its best year on record. “Sales are up 20% from last year and last year was our best year ever,” said Abby McFarland, owner of Wilton Garden Center. Last year, garden center […]

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How Omicron Is Affecting Travel Plans This Holiday Season

Despite reports from India’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, in its latest COVID-19 update (December 18), active cases represent less than 1% of total cases, currently at 0.24%, The lowest since March 2020, the spike in the number of people infected with the Omicron variant worldwide, including India, poses a serious challenge for the […]

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Know these local shipping times for the holiday season

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) – We’re only a week away from Christmas. The holiday season is in full swing, and so is the latest race to gift friends and family across the United States. The US Postal Service said this is expected to be the busiest week of the year for holiday shipping. The Postal Service […]

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It’s the holiday season. Time for another COVID-19 pandemic panic?

The New York Times warns of increasing hospitalizations due to the delta variant, and The Atlantic believes that the emergence of the omicron variant augurs well for “the vaccine pandemic.” Hours after this variant was discovered, President Joe Biden banned travel from several South African countries and New York Governor Kathy Hochul declared a “disaster […]

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Getting Disneyland tickets for the holiday season is next to impossible. Here’s how to do it.

With its festive parades and fireworks, ride makeovers like It’s a Small World and snow on Main Street, the holiday season at Disneyland is the busiest time of year. Tickets have been selling out for months, but if you’re a last-minute planner, there’s still hope. Following: The backlash from Disney’s $ 5,000 Star Wars hotel […]

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Miner County Minerals | Creede companies shine bright for the holiday season

CREEDE – The Creede Holiday Town Lights Contest wrapped up over the weekend and the results turned Creede into a holiday wonderland of twinkling and twinkling lights. The winners were announced on Sunday December 12. The competition was the brainchild of Creede City Clerk Sarah Efthim-Williamson and the Town of Creede provided cash prizes. Efthim-Williamson […]

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Know your rights when traveling this holiday season

PHOENIX – Taking off during the holidays? The Let Joe Know team speaks with experts in the travel industry about your rights when traveling. For example, are you entitled to reimbursements or reimbursements of expenses when your trip is delayed or canceled? The answer really depends on the delay and the airline’s policies. The US […]

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Celebrate the holiday season at Grand Hyatt Manila

Celebrate the holiday season at the world-class restaurants at Grand Hyatt Manila. The Grand Hyatt Manila welcomes the Christmas season with an exciting array of surprises, stays, feasts and treats to delight everyone. This year’s decor features a unique, rich hue of purple, pairing elegantly with silver glitter embellishments and the hotel’s signature chandeliers. The […]

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Love is everywhere! Romantic things to do this holiday season in New York for couples

The Hallmark Channel is synonymous with Christmas movies. From the last weekend of October through January 1, the popular cable network runs a seasonal block called Countdown To Christmas. This year, instead of watching gift-wrapped romance on the small screen, why not make your own IRL rom-com? From the last weekend of October through January […]

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15 free resources for the holiday season

Celebrate the holiday season using these free resources from GPB and PBS LearningMedia! Explore the original stories of Christmas traditions, learn how different artists are inspired by the winter holidays, and see how math is used to follow Santa Claus and his sleigh. 1. Christmas | All about vacationLevels: 3-5Christmas Day is not just a […]

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Mineral County Miner | Creede Enterprises shine for the holiday season

CREEDE – The City of Creede Holiday Light Contest wrapped up over the weekend and the results turned Creede into a holiday wonderland of twinkling, twinkling lights. The winners were announced on Sunday, December 12. The contest was the brainchild of Creede City Clerk Sarah Efthim-Williamson and the City of Creede provided cash prizes. Efthim-Williamson […]

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‘We’re trying’ – families struggle over holiday season – Daily Local

The holidays are usually a season of joy, but for those who are struggling, it can also be a difficult time. As the ongoing pandemic continues to upend daily life in various ways and rising inflation has driven up the prices of basic goods and services, the less fortunate may struggle to find ways to […]

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Sonoma County retailers are feeling jolly this holiday season with good foot traffic

With just over a week to go until Christmas, Drew Washer said she was pleased with the pace of holiday sales at her Heebe Jeebe toy and gift shop in downtown Petaluma, especially after another tough year in retail. Washer’s optimistic outlook comes as brick-and-mortar merchants have yet to fully recover from the economic fallout […]

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How To Be a 5 Star Traveler This Holiday Season | News, Sports, Jobs

If you skipped vacation travel last year (or didn’t travel at all during the pandemic), your travel skills could be rusting. In addition, some travel labels have changed. Recent history indicates that this holiday travel season will be tough, as evidenced by the chaos seen over this year’s summer vacations and weekends. More than 2,800 […]

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Donate lightly used smartphones or tablets to London Drugs

Donated devices will help provide safe virtual visits to seniors in long-term care facilities CALGARY, AB, December 16, 2021 / CNW / – The second annual device drive is now underway at London Drugs to put lightly used smartphones and tablets in the hands of long-term care facilities so isolated seniors can virtually connect with […]

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The Red Cross encourages blood donations during the difficult holiday season | Everyday

The American Red Cross is asking for blood donors as it faces historically low blood supply levels. Each unit of blood can save up to three lives because it can be broken down into different components, said Eric Anderson, executive director of the American Red Cross branch serving the greater Shenandoah Valley. Although many people […]

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Labor shortages continue over the holiday season

Sportsmen’s Lodge Shops celebrated its grand opening in December and features a variety of shops and restaurants. With about half of the businesses in operation at the time, the mall had no trouble recruiting staff for the holiday season. | Photo courtesy of Sportsmen’s Lodge Shops Retailers, restaurants, warehouses and other businesses are still grappling […]

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5 popular decoration trends for the holiday season 2021

Each holiday season tends to produce different fads – the ones that sometimes make people say, “Why the hell was that so popular?” This year looks no different, with new trends more coveted by those who want to get in the holiday spirit through decorating. Here are five popular holiday decorating trends for 2021. Neon […]

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Naughty List brings the party this holiday season

It’s December and that means there’s not too much holiday music, Christmas decoration or Santa cookies. Denver took inspiration from other major cities in the United States that aim to paint the city with Christmas beer – I mean applaud. READ: 8 party-themed bars in and around the Denver metro area The Naughty List is […]

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Donna’s Chronicles, “Well, it’s been quite the holiday season!” – San Francisco Bay Times

By Donna Sachet– Well, it was quite a holiday period! Despite the specter of COVID looming over the past two years, December has come alive with events both large and small, public and private, both commercial and charitable, somehow easing the tearful memories and loss. pain behind us. Since our last column, we’ve been to […]

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Omicron delivers another uncertain holiday season for pandemic-weary Americans

Dec 16 (Reuters) – Americans face an uncertain and anxiety-filled holiday season for the second straight year as the highly contagious variant of Omicron threatens to escalate an already alarming wave of COVID-19 cases . Public health officials have expressed growing concerns about the rising number of infections, warning that hospitals – which are still […]

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Christian Serratos and Dior Beauty kicked off the holiday season with a Winter Wonderland dinner in LA

Just hours after the biggest storm of the season hit Los Angeles, breaking a record-breaking rainfall, the skies cleared up just in time for Dior Beauty’s Christmas dinner. Organized to celebrate the house’s J’adore fragrance, the intimate evening took place in the San Vicente bungalows in West Hollywood and was hosted by Christian Serratos, the […]

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Retail Study Says ‘Happy Holiday Season’ As US Consumers Spent Additional $ 330 In November

New economic data for November showed an increase in retail spending among U.S. consumers compared to October, along with a GlobalData comparison reporting an increase in spending of $ 330 per person compared to November 2020, both good signs consumers are pushing for a “happy holiday season.” The increase comes as officials said last week […]

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WMBD Partners With ImpactLife To Attract Donors During The Holiday Season

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – ImpactLife in Peoria faces less blood donation compared to the actual need for blood. WMBD Partners With ImpactLife With A Blood Drive To Help Increase Donations During The Holidays. “During the holiday season, we usually have fewer dedicated blood drives and fewer donors coming in to donate,” said Cassandra Schoonover, Donor […]

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As more Canadians look forward to organ donation this holiday season, the David Foster Foundation wishes to remind Canadians of the importance of the gift of life

“It’s sad when you look at the number of people, especially children, who need organ transplants,” says Michael ravenhill, Managing Director of the David Foster Foundation. “This holiday season, we ask everyone to consider giving the ultimate gift, the gift of life, and to find out more about how they can become a registered organ […]

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New Philips ANC headphones for this holiday season

As 2021 draws to a close and the holiday season is just around the corner, TPV Technology recently announced the launch of the all new Philips ANC on-ear wireless headphones – TAH6506. Equipped with ANC and one play time up to 30 hours, these earphones are a must-have option when you have to attend long […]

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The holiday season can be the perfect time to give back to the community

There are so many ways to get that rewarding feeling by donating to Sanford Health this season. A gift to Sanford can bring hope, healing, and even a whole Christmas to a family who spends it at Sanford Children’s Hospital. ways to give A gift for good: “Give for Good” through the Sanford Health Foundation. […]

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Recycling options for your Christmas trees this holiday season

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Christmas tree is a centerpiece in people’s homes during the holidays. However, Springfield Environmental Services reminds residents that when the holiday season is over, there may still be life left in your Christmas tree. People say they feel cheated after job left unfinished by tree service company “Whether your family chooses […]

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Celebrate the Holiday Season with Dazzling Light Shows and Ice Skating at Fair Park Dallas | Herald of Fort Hood

DALLAS — The Yuletide celebration comes to life just a few hours drive from Killeen-Fort Hood as historic Dallas Fair Park plays host to Enchant Christmas, described as the world’s most magical maze and Christmas light village. This year, from the day after Thanksgiving until January 2, the holiday extravaganza includes attractions such as an […]

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The Holiday Season Can Bring Difficulties for People With Eating Disorders

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) — The holiday season often involves family, friends and food. The dangers for people with eating disorders can be very difficult to manage during the holidays. This could cause a worry that many may not think about on vacation, but could impact the health of a loved one. Sandy Bettis has struggled […]

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Hotels are in high demand for the holiday season

Mehmet Çınar-Antalya Hotels in Antalya, Turkey’s tourist hotspot, and other famous destinations are enjoying high demand from overseas, as foreign tourists have started to make reservations for the Christmas and New Year holidays. class = “cf”> Antalya, located on the Mediterranean coast, has already welcomed more than 9 million foreign tourists this year and is […]

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A SELF-CAREFUL COMMUNITY DURING THE HOLIDAYS

December 14, 2021 – Three South Florida-based toy companies, a current and former professional athlete, and two nonprofits recently came together to make the holiday season a little brighter for sick kids at the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital. Toy companies – Jazwares of Sunrise and Just Play and Basic Fun! of Boca Raton – donated […]

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More than 3.3 million Michigan residents are expected to travel for the holiday season

DEARBORN, Mich. (WLUC) – The Auto Club Group (AAA) predicts crowded roads and skies with 109 million Americans and 3.3 million Michigan residents expected to travel during the holidays. Michigan residents who had to cancel getaways and get-togethers last year because of the pandemic are making up for lost time this holiday season. “Americans who […]

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Moody Gardens is ready for the holiday season with plenty of offers and attractions

HOUSTON – Moody Gardens is all decked out and ready for the holiday season! With tons of vacation attractions all in one place, this is one of Texas’ greatest vacation destinations. Guests can enjoy the Festival of Lights Trail with over 2 million twinkling lights off Galveston Bay, an Arctic Slide, Holiday Movies with 7 […]

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Local law enforcement is working hard to bring kids new shoes this holiday season – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

GREENE COUNTY – Sheriff’s assistants and Greene County police officers spent part of their day making sure some children in the area got new shoes. It’s something that most people do every day: put on one shoe after another and go out. But for some, this simple task is more of a luxury for others. […]

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Amadeus Data Alert: US Holiday Hotel Occupancy Already Ahead of 2019 Booking Pace

For the 2021 holiday season, warm-weather destinations lead the major hotel occupancy markets in the United States. Over the course of the two weeks, seven of the major markets are current, including destinations in Florida, Hawaii and California, although the rankings vary slightly. Amadeus, as a global leader in travel technology and business intelligence, provides […]

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Business is booming in Branson, Mo. this holiday season

BRANSON, Mo. (KY3) – Branson, Mo. businesses have reported top Christmas sales for many years. Steve Hartley, co-owner of Dicks Five and Ten, says recent warmer weather as well as a new level of comfort in the COVID-19 pandemic has led to increased visitor numbers. Hartley says Branson is also a driving destination, making it […]

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NJV Athens Plaza Hotel Celebrates the Holiday Season in a Sustainable Way

As part of its corporate social responsibility program, the NJV Athens Plaza hotel in the center of the Greek capital celebrates the Christmas holidays in a sustainable way and with the least possible impact on the environment. The hotel has announced that its Christmas decoration this year includes used and recycled materials while its menus […]

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Four festive ideas for celebrating the holiday season together

Getting together with friends and family to share holiday memories and traditions has got to be one of the greatest gifts of the season. After all, in addition to fostering a good mood, spending time with our loved ones strengthens the relationships we cherish. With that in mind, here are four festive ways to bring […]

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The festive season kicks off in Westfield | News, Sports, Jobs

Santa Claus and Mrs Claus (aka Mark and Debra Puckhaber) are pictured arriving in Westfield in the back of a 1997 Camaro convertible. WESTFIELD — The weekend before Thanksgiving has long been the kickoff to the festive season in Westfield. The weekend started with the Hall of Christmas shopping experience at […]

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Keep your Christmas tree and home safe from fires this holiday season

OUACHITA PARISH, La. (KNOE) – When decorating your home for the holidays, the Ouachita Parish Fire Department reminds people to be careful. According to the National Fire Protection Association, nearly a third of household Christmas tree fires are caused by electrical issues. When choosing a tree, choose one with fresh, green needles that don’t fall […]

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Corporate parties are mixed this holiday season in Greater Cleveland

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The second year of COVID-19 is always a mixed bag when it comes to corporate holiday parties. Some venues are scheduled full with holiday meetups. Others say businesses are cold-blooded and postponing gatherings in the face of rising COVID-19 cases. And yet another factor is at play. Staff shortages have caused some […]

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Township of Peters Kicks off Holiday Season in New Location | Local news

Unlike a certain hostel in Nazareth a few millennia ago, there was plenty of room at the Peters Township Community Recreation Center. The Township’s Feasts kickoff event changed location this year, moving from the public library and allowing for greater capacity. “In December 2020, with the COVID pandemic still in full swing, we wanted to […]

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LIGHT UP YOUR HOLIDAY SEASON IN STYLE

The holiday season is all about creating lasting memories while spending time together and soaking up every second of seasonal joy. At CityCenterDC, the first pedestrian development in the heart of the neighborhood, there are a host of sensational events ready to inspire your winter revelry. CityCenterDC’s busy holiday schedule is not to be missed. […]

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Onset Village embraces the holiday season

Saturday’s gloomy weather did nothing to calm the spirits of families who roamed Onset Village for the return of the annual Christmas in the Parks event. From noon to 3 p.m. on December 11, more than 15 participating companies organized a series of Christmas activities and events throughout Onset Village. At the Onset Bay Association […]

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Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod welcomes the holiday season with its newly opened art gallery and tree lighting ceremony

The Park Inn by Radisson Bacolod, the new dynamic upscale hotel in the Cité du Sourire, made its opening official with a festive welcome for the end of the year celebrations. The day’s event began with a press conference with local media, officially marking his presence in Bacolod City. “The opening of the Park Inn […]

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How to drink less during the holidays: NPR

The festive season is upon us, which means it’s time to reflect on another pandemic year — and raise our glasses to celebrate the joys big and small that have kept us going. Alcohol consumption has been an important part of winter holiday celebrations for nearly thousands of years. “It has been around for a […]

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Labor shortage puts restaurant businesses at a standstill during the holiday season: “Where is this going to end?” “

Labor shortage puts many restaurant businesses in a bind this holiday season We’ve been hearing about it for months. Business leaders are struggling to find workers. The labor shortage is now putting restaurant businesses at a standstill during the peak holiday season. JOB OPPORTUNITIES REACH ALMOST RECORD IN OCTOBER AS LABOR SHORTAGE PERSISTS Dean Pigeon, […]

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12 theatrical events happening in Atlanta this holiday season

Alliance Theatre’s new A Christmas Carol productionPhotograph by Greg Mooney While last year’s performances have been halted or virtualized due to the pandemic, many local theaters are excited to present in-person experiences this holiday season. This year brings several spirited productions, all of which return with a bang. We’ve put together a short list of […]

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8 Toronto restaurants offering Christmas dinner this holiday season

There are plenty of restaurants in Toronto offering delicious festive meals and on-the-go holiday drinks to help make this season more cheerful. And cooking your own Christmas dinner can look nice and definitely worth it, until you have to clean up. So we’ve curated a bunch of places around town that are hoping to make […]

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Hotel occupancy improves near Union Square in San Francisco as holiday season ends

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) – During this holiday season, there are signs everywhere that the hospitality industry near Union Square in San Francisco is returning. “It’s really exciting because it’s really, really busy and almost as usual here in Union Square. I just can’t believe it. It’s been a long 18 month period,” said Jon Kimball, […]

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9 events not to miss in Loudoun this holiday season | Entertainment

Loudoun’s favorite holiday events return this year with new additions mixed with the annual traditions. After experiencing a calm December last year, this time around there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy the holiday cheer. As the pandemic continues, and with caution, many events are unfolding outside with the potential to be masked and socially […]

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Novotel Manila Araneta City Echoing ‘Voices of Love’ This Holiday Season

Voice of love Whatever our Christmas is this year, we always look forward to this special time of year with all the love in our hearts to give to our family, friends and loved ones. It’s that time of year again when warm laughs and Christmas presents are shared; we look back and appreciate all […]

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Is there a shortage of Christmas trees this holiday season?

Time is running out to get your tree this year. Evgeniia Siiankovskaia/Getty Images Pulling on a sweater after Thanksgiving weekend to pick out a Christmas tree is one of my favorite childhood memories. It’s not just the cold air that echoes during the holiday season; it’s the fresh smell of pine, that mess of needles […]

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Treat yourself this holiday season to pamper yourself

The clock has begun and with just a few days until Christmas, people are on a journey to find the perfect gifts for their loved ones. It can be quite time consuming and even stressful figuring out which gift to buy for your kids, parents or siblings. People can be so busy finding the perfect […]

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Gen Z is looking for meaning this holiday season, but maybe not where we expect it

(RNS) – It’s that time of year for many of us for the shiny packages tied with a bow. But don’t expect the majority of Gen Z, who love their “unbundled” faith, to accept the traditional packages of rituals, practices, and beliefs offered by churches. One of the most important findings of our new report, […]

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Why You Should Start Looking For Gifts This Holiday Season

This story was originally published in December 2020. Between the historic economic recession and the global pandemic, gift-giving season is going to be a little different this year. Getting gifts from the thrift store is a great way to get something personal and lasting for your loved ones without breaking the bank. Not convinced? Some […]

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Tips for avoiding hassle on the road this holiday season – Manila newsletter

EDITORS ‘OFFICE Inigo Roces As travel restrictions between provinces ease, many are likely to plan a family trip for the upcoming vacations. It is not surprising that many opt for this means of escape. Rather than international trips that require a long hotel quarantine on return, many provinces across the country will simply check your […]

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Where to Taste Wine in Sonoma This Holiday Season

Oh, the weather outside isn’t terrible, but the fire is still delicious. And since we have no place to go, let’s go, let’s go, let’s go… wine tasting during the holidays. Sonoma County may not have snow, but the cool days and freezing December nights make us want to bundle up and get cozy among […]

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Port Elgin has room at the Inn this festive season

Content of the article The “no vacancy” issue raised in Luke 2:7 “There was no room for them in the inn” will not be an issue this holiday season in Saugeen Shores as the Super 8 by Wyndham Port Elgin continues to offer a free one-bedroom vacation to anyone visiting a loved one in hospital […]

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9 local cocktails to try at local distilleries and restaurants

Cocktail trends are often heralds or heralds, indicating the signs of the times. Over the past twenty years, there’s been a renaissance in cocktails – it’s elegant to sip an Old-Fashioned or an impeccably crafted Sazerac – even though these vintage classics date back to 1806 and 1850 respectively. Channeling the culinary revolution that has […]

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This Holiday Season, Give Time

The BDN Opinion section operates independently and does not set newsroom policies or contribute to the writing or editing of articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. Jill Ebstein is the publisher of the “At My Pace” book series and the founder of Sized Right Marketing, a consulting firm in Newton, Massachusetts. She wrote […]

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Think outside the box to reduce waste this holiday season, experts say

STILLWATER, Okla. (KFOR) – The holidays have arrived, which means many families will be looking for the perfect gift. As you wrap these gifts, Oklahoma State University officials are encouraging Oklahomaians to be aware of the waste they create with all these gifts. Bigler Stouffer executed for the murder of an elementary school teacher in […]

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A local house lights up for a cause this holiday season | News

EXETER, RI — A puff of chocolate rolls through the car window past more than 260 puffy Christmas and cartoon characters, some towering 35ft tall. Gingerbread smells seep into the car. Christmas music fills the air. Lights ring both sides of this 700ft driveway at 106 Ten Rod Road, just over the border between North […]

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Celebrate the Holidays in Jamaica

WHY IT RATES: Jamaica’s pleasant winter climate and vacation traditions make it an excellent choice for a winter vacation in the Caribbean. – Lacey Pfalz, Associate Editor, TravelPulse With a wide array of unique Jamaican cultural traditions to be discovered around the island during the holiday season, Jamaica’s Director of Tourism invites travelers to reward […]

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How to Take Great Photos of These Beautiful Lights This Holiday Season

PORTLAND, Maine – It’s that time of year again. Strings of brilliant lights shine in the dark, through the longest nights of the calendar. Their twinkling shimmers exude a sense of comfort, joy and hope. Here in the city, three-dimensional glowing balls hang from the trees in the park, and leafless branches glow, dotted with […]

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Oklahoma ‘Deck The Walls’ Restaurants for the Holiday Season

On a 70-degree December day, it’s snowing outside Roosevelt’s along Cherry Street in Tulsa. And inside, the magic of Christmas is captured in every inch of the restaurant and bar. “We thought if you lay down under your Christmas tree and look up, what would it look like? We wanted everyone to eat under the […]

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Where to travel in Thailand this 2021 holiday season

If you’re looking to get out of the city this winter, here are eight places to travel in Thailand this 2021 holiday season. While some can’t wait to spend the next vacation in the bustling metropolis, others are looking for national getaways. From Chiang Mai to Hua Hin to Koh Samui, here are eight places […]

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Best Manhattan Luxury Hotels This Holiday Season

From extravagant, multi-course meals to lavish holiday celebrations, both in and out of the room, Haute Living provides an overview of the most bespoke hotel deals in Manhattan this holiday season. THE BRAND Photo credit: Courtesy of The Mark Continuing its tradition of creating exceptionally unique and personalized in-suite experiences to celebrate the season, the […]

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Trip.com celebrates the holiday season with compelling offers in its exciting 12.12 year-end sale

Enjoy a truly local experience with special hotel packages including Singapore-biscuits inspired by the famous local brand, Old Seng Choong Take advantage of promotions and discounts throughout the site on various stay and attraction packages SINGAPORE, December 7, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Trip.com, an international one-stop travel service provider, is gearing up for the […]

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Sewickley Light Up Night kicks off the festive season

Sewickley’s Bright Night returned on December 3 after a hiatus in 2020 due to the pandemic. Judging by the number of people who came, the tradition was certainly missed last year. Sewickley Police estimated that between 7,500 and 8,000 people attended, according to Julie Barnes, Sewickley council member and chair of the committee. “The committee […]

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Keeping things sweet for the holiday season

SAN ANGELO, Texas (December 7) – Celebrate the season of giving, family, good love and brotherhood! Even though the weather here in the Concho Valley hasn’t changed to resemble winters of the past, the traditions you wear can still spark the spirit of the season. I know my favorite part of Christmas is all the […]

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Pioneer Valley High School Celebrates Holiday Season and Local Heritage Saturday | Education

Pioneer Valley High School hosted over 100 community members on Saturday for the Las Posadas holiday event, celebrating diverse student cultures and featuring live music, an art exhibit for students, and various activities for families. . Las Posadas is a Christmas tradition celebrated in Spain and Latin America that commemorates Mary and Joseph are looking […]

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Give the gift of experience this holiday season

While physical gifts are nice, giving someone an experience is a great way to make lasting memories. It could be an annual pass to their favorite theme park, tickets to their favorite show, or a culinary adventure. No matter what you like, the Tampa area has a plethora of places to help spark interest. Our […]

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The most Instagrammable places in Dallas this holiday season

For many blessed people, the holiday season is a time of joy, joy, family memories and great food. But most importantly in the age of social media, Santa Claus also gives us plenty of opportunities for shareable content. North Texas is pulling out all the stops for the beautiful season and has plenty of photo […]

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Israelis brace for holiday season with nationwide celebrations

Holiday events in December are plentiful and although the new variant of Covid Omicron has excluded international visitors for the time being, locals are encouraged to travel across the country to participate in the uniqueness of each of the events. “December is a month full of activities and holidays, especially in cities with mixed populations. […]

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Local Shopping: Our Holiday Gift Guide Focuses On Spokane

Compiled by the spokesperson’s features department The holiday season is upon us, and if there’s one lesson we’ve learned from living in a pandemic, it’s to plan ahead – this includes groceries, prescriptions, travel, entertainment and the purchase of gifts for loved ones. Here are Spokane-centric holiday gift ideas from the staff at The Spokesman-Review. […]

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Torrance’s Sleepy Hollow set for another hectic but spectacular holiday season – Daily Breeze

Sleepy Hollow doesn’t look sleepy or hollow this month – with people desperate for holiday cheer. Seaside Ranchos, the cozy neighborhood tucked away in South Torrance colloquially known as Sleepy Hollow, has for years been home to a beloved and hugely popular local tradition of elaborate holiday lights and displays. Christmas lights have been a […]

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Abbeville businesses and groups plan for a busy holiday season | New

Can’t wait for Christmas? You’re not alone. This is why the revelers of Abbeville have something to celebrate. The Christmas parade will begin at 11 a.m. on December 11. As of Friday, up to 30 attendees had registered, including Abbeville High School cheerleaders, the American Legion, Abbeville Baptist Church, WCTEL and Commercial Printing. And of […]

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Five things to do this holiday season | newswindsoriteDOTca

We think it goes without saying that everyone is looking forward to a bit of downtime this holiday season as 2021 draws to a close. And while things look different this year, that doesn’t mean we can’t find a few ways to enjoy the final weeks of the year. We’ve rounded up five great ways […]

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Middle Tennessee Softball Spreads Smiles This Holiday Season With 3rd Annual Christmas Toys for Kids

History links MURFRESBORO, Tenn. – On a merry Friday night and Saturday morning in December, a rush of holiday shoppers visited the Blue Raider softball field to close in on the end of their holiday shopping at the 3rd Annual Children’s Christmas Toys of Middle Tennessee Softball. This year’s event marked the […]

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10 Must-Do Activities in Northwest Arkansas During the Holidays

“A Christmas Carol” is on stage in Fayetteville. Photo courtesy of TheatreSquared If you’re hungry for social interaction this season, there’s plenty to do with a date or a group of besties. Christmas concerts for adults – Catch “The Heart of Christmas: Songs and Stories of the Season” at TheatreSquared from December 11-26 and “A […]

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Town of Bullard Community Celebrates Holiday Season with Christmas Tree Lighting | KETK.com

BULLARD, Texas (KETK) – The Eastern Texans gathered for a Christmas celebration at the Bullard Masonic Lodge on Friday night. Friends and families spent the night enjoying the fun festivities at the Magic on Main Event. The Town of Bullard wanted to make sure they had a bit of everything. Where is Santa Claus? Lufkin […]

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8 best Christmas pop-up bars in New York City for the 2021 holiday season

Forget the holiday cheer. It’s all about the holiday cheers. Watering holes adorn the hallways for a new season of festive Christmas pop-up bars. Some Big Apple clubs have outfitted their spaces with breathtaking decorations and delicious cocktails and specialty snacks. Read on for a list of our favorite spots, many of which offer outdoor […]

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Providence tree lighting kicks off the holiday season – and hope for downtown

PROVIDENCE – For businesses in downtown Providence, there were many times during the pandemic that felt like a prolonged and ruthless winter. Some have closed permanently. Others have remained, but are nothing more than a shell of what they once were. Hundreds of restaurant workers haven’t returned to the industry, offices haven’t fully reopened, so […]

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Jackson starts a new downtown tradition to kick off the holiday season

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – If you’re looking for holiday-themed events, lights, decorations, music, food and shopping, Friday is for you! The City of Jackson is throwing a new tradition to kick off the holiday season. The series of events, called Capital City Lights, runs from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. in downtown Jackson. Capital City […]

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Downtown Abilene Isn’t As Bright This Holiday Season: Here’s Why

“Strings of streetlights, even stoplights flash bright red and green.” – “Silver Bells” This holiday season, the two Christmas primary colors at intersections will provide much of the festive illumination for downtown Abilene. Those who attended Tuesday night’s Christmas Lights Parade noticed that the holiday lights were noticeably lacking. Some streetlights were also off, but […]

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PROTECT YOUR PETS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON – ANNUAL HOLIDAY MAGAZINE

While the holidays are full of joy for the most part, they can present rare and unexpected dangers for our furry family members. Keys Weekly caught up with Dr. Mike Dunn of Keys Animal Hospital to talk about the threats to pets that owners need to keep in mind. Don’t Kill Them With Kindness. “Make […]

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Long Island nonprofits will donate this holiday season

Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up to date with the latest coronavirus news in New York Long Island nonprofits will donate this holiday season A mother’s kiss Need: Monetary donations Mission: Founded after the Eger family lost their son to childhood cancer in 1994, A Mother’s Kiss provides emotional and financial help […]

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Humility and community during the holidays

By Kara Sorbel Updated: December 6, 2021 Posted: December 4, 2021 Downtown Anchorage, photographed Friday, March 26, 2021. (Loren Holmes/DNA) The holidays are upon us, and for many, they will be close to “normal” this year. Our family is still in virtual isolation until we are all eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, but I’m nonetheless […]

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Celebrate the holiday season on the farm with new menu items

Panko, Dijon, herb-crusted Icelandic cod and the Booster cocktail. Photo courtesy of Farmhouse at Roger’s Gardens. Have you received your Booster yet? No, I’m not talking about the vaccine booster shot. This Booster is a new cocktail created by the famous chef of Swigs Anthony Laborin of the restaurant Farmhouse at Roger’s Gardens. The Booster […]

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7 Hudson Valley Spirits To Give This Holiday Season

It’s the holiday season – your grandma is probably knitting ugly sweaters for the whole family while you stumble over your grocery list and Mariah Carey repeatedly hums and passes out. Some people just don’t want more stuff. Why fight it? Rather than cluttering their lives with tchotchkes, how about giving them a tasty, elegant, […]

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National Beverage Corp. enriches the holiday season again with special cash dividend | New

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Dec. 2 2021– National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ: FIZZ) announced today that its board of directors has declared a special cash dividend of $ 3.00 per share to shareholders of record on December 13, 2021. FIZZ will trade ex-dividend on December 10, 2021 and the date payment for this […]

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The Distilled Spirits Council Kicks off the Holiday Season with the Launch of a New Alcohol Education Website: StandardDrinks.org | Your money

WASHINGTON – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Dec. 2 2021– Ahead of the holiday season, the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS) today launched a new website, StandardDrinks.org, with a drink calculator and resources to help adult consumers make responsible decisions about drinking. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211202005677/en/ The […]

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The holiday season is in full swing on the East Coast

BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) — The holiday season is upon us, and it’s very evident on the east coast. The town of Daphne held its annual Christmas tree lighting celebration. Those from Daphne, including Annice Sledge, say it’s the celebration of the season for everyone in town. “We’re from Daphne – born and raised here, […]

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Siouxland man throws holiday light show

SERGEANT BLUFF, Iowa (KCAU) — The homes lining Baywood Court in Sergeant Bluff look alike this time of year, with one exception, 510 Baywood Court. Before the Greathouse Family Light Show comes to life, there is still work to be done. A lot of work. “It’s overwhelming! Even every year when I go to the […]

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10 events happening this holiday season in Belliare, Meyerland, West University and surrounding areas

The Houston Running Co. is hosting the Christmas 12K. (Courtesy of Houston Running Co.) A number of events take place this holiday season across Bellaire, Meyerland, Western University and surrounding areas, including light shows, concerts and holiday festivals. December 4-5: Enjoy the holidays at a winter festival Levy Park hosts its fourth annual holiday festival, […]

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How to Prevent Christmas Tree Fires This Holiday Season

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – Christmas trees are beautiful, but you have to be careful. The Augusta Fire Department has partnered with the Joseph M. Still Burn Center to show what not to do and help you stay safe. They showed the risks electrical sparks have on wet, dry Christmas trees and how quickly each can […]

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Kick off the festive season with ‘Zoo Nights and Lights’

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) – The Gladys Porter Zoo will host its annual holiday celebration, Zoo Nights and Lights. The family event will provide holiday spirit and fun for guests of all ages, as well as a romantic setting for a date night. VALLEY NEWS: UTHealth School of Public Health Receives Rails-to-Trails Grant Gladys Porter Zoo […]

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Be seen and get lost at Avani + Riverside this holiday season

Be seen and get lost at Avani + Riverside this holiday season published: Dec 2, 2018 2021 at 14:19 From Bangkok’s multisensory playground overlooking the city skyline and the Chao Phraya River to a decadent destination for eccentric extravagance, the Avani + Riverside Bangkok hotel is the perfect place to see and be seen and […]

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13 & more things to do in Memphis this holiday season

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – There are a variety of events taking place in December in the communities, to spread the holiday cheer. 1. Zoo Lights (some evenings) from November 12 to January 1 The SunTrust Zoo Lights will be held at the Memphis Zoo on select nights through January 1 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Lights, […]

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Hallmark Shares More Happy Holidays with New Greeting Cards and New Gifts | New

KANSAS CITY, Missouri, December 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – It’s finally the most magical time of the year, and Hallmark knows there is no better time to reflect on the gift of those who are dear to us. This is the best time to share the joy we carry in our hearts all year […]

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Sandals Resorts offers pricing for 40 days this holiday season

Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday may have passed, but travelers hoping to save big on future trips still have plenty of chances to do so with freebies. Award-winning all-inclusive Caribbean resort brand Sandals Resorts is celebrating its 40th anniversary with its ’40 Years of Love Giveaway’ featuring 40 days of holiday travel giveaways. THE ADVERTISEMENT […]

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Warm Weather Destinations That Celebrate the Holiday Season in Style

The Kingsmill Resort offers breakfast and photos with Santa. Kingsmill Resort The December holiday season is usually associated with cold weather, icicles, snowmen and hot chocolate sipped by a crackling fire. Although northerners always celebrate the holidays in grand style, southern destinations leave no one behind when it comes to displaying the holiday spirit. These […]