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The Holiday Season Begins with the Parade of Lights in Downtown Salina

The holiday spirit is back in Salina this week after celebrating the launch of downtown Salina and the 30th annual Parade of Lights on Saturday. Several events took place throughout the day, with businesses hosting things like photos with Santa, cookie making and free hot chocolate. A popular business on Saturday was the Flower Nook, […]

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The holiday season is off to a good start with the twentieth

Galveston, Texas, Nov. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The holidays have started at Moody Gardens with the 20th annual Festival of Lights and glorious weather for thousands of guests to enjoy the opening ceremony and a variety of of vacation attractions. Santa opened the 2021 holiday season with a tradition of returning to Moody Gardens […]

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How Disney World Parks Celebrate the 2021 Holiday Season

While it’s not yet December, the holiday celebrations are already in full swing at the four theme parks that make up the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. Resort-wide Christmas festivities take place this year from November 12 to December 31, with fresh entertainment, enchanting decor, special merchandise, and seasonal food and drink offers. […]

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Ring in the holiday season with these craft fairs and artisan markets | Holiday Events | Hudson Valley

The gifting season is in full swing again! If you’re unsure of what to buy, these craft fairs can help you cross all the names off your list while supporting the work of local manufacturers. These craft fairs are happening by mid-December, so whether you like to shop early or want to wait a little […]

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Preparations for the Holiday Season and Favorite Traditions Keep St. Tammany Busy | News from the community of St. Tammany

LIVE THEATER There is a full list of Christmas promotions planned for this year at St. Tammany Community Theaters, and tickets are already on sale. MIAM MIAM: The 30 by Ninety Theater at 880 Lafayette Street in Mandeville will present its third annual “A Very Merry Christmas Spectacular” to help spread the holiday cheer with […]

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10 movies to watch this holiday season

MJ (Zendaya) and Spider-Man (Tom Holland) jump off a bridge in “Spider-Man: No Way Home”. (Matt Kennedy / Sony Pictures / TNS) After you’re done eating your leftover turkey and watching “House of Gucci” (opening November 24 and looks like a popcorn party), get ready: this year, unlike last year, many big movies are heading […]

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Play in the snow at Big Bear this holiday season

Families planning to visit Big Bear Lake over the Thanksgiving vacation will be happy to know that Big Bear Snow Play has prepared plenty of white things for a memorable family outing. Today, Big Bear Snow Play reported that its snow covered tube hill has a snow base of one to two feet. Big Bear […]

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A holiday season for the ages in Carmel, Indiana

October 2021 It is remarkable to think that the holidays are just around the corner. Just as 2020 seemed like an eternity, 2021 has passed very quickly. And now the Carmel community is gearing up for what will be a holiday season for the ages. With the return of the Carmel Christkindlmarkt, the long list […]

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Celebrate the Holidays with These 6 Paperbacks (For a Friend or Yourself)

Choice of paperbacks When it rains, the tough guys start reading. November is a great month to read and think about which books to buy as holiday gifts (you may have heard: order early this year). Here are six options fresh from paperback, to suit a variety of tastes. “leave the world behindby Rumaan Alam […]

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17 Festive Experiences in Monterey County This Holiday Season

Think outside the box with experiential gifts Monterey, Calif. — This holiday season, California’s scenic Central Coast destination, Monterey County, invites travelers to think outside the box when it comes to gift giving. With an increased interest in experiential gifts, Monterey County invites travelers to participate in or gift unique experiences found throughout the destination. […]

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The Batavia Lights Celebration kicks off the holiday season on November 28

Discover the magic of Batavia with the Celebration of Lights festival starting at 5 p.m. on Sunday, November 28 on the Batavia Riverwalk. There will be wagon rides, holiday crafts, old-fashioned ornament making, community sing-alongs, ceremonial tree lighting, a visit with Santa, an hour storytelling and the very popular alley of Christmas trees! The festival […]

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Ultimate Guide to Desert Holiday Season Events and Celebrations

Happy movie nights in the gardens of El Paseo: November 27, December 4-18 Write down your calendars, bring some blankets and dress warmly. This comfortable exterior once a week cinema experience shows films under the stars on the theme of winter. Sit back and reconnect with family and friends on the central lawn across from […]

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Thanksgiving dinners available at Lake Tahoe

Echo Thanksgiving Dinner at Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel Join community members at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel and Echo Restaurant for their Thanksgiving celebration with a traditional feast from noon to 9 p.m. on Thursday, November 25. The savory menu will feature holiday favorites such as roast turkey and glazed ham, stuffing and other toppings, […]

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Castle Hill Inn offering a variety of festive experiences this holiday season

This winter, the Castle Hill Inn in Newport invites guests to get into the holiday spirit with a host of events and celebrations beginning the weekend after Thanksgiving and continuing through New Years Day. The halls of the Castle Hill Inn mansion will be adorned with festive decor, the wood-burning fireplaces will roar and the […]

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Richmond gears up for the festive season with a slate of festive events

RICHMOND, Va. — Get into the holiday spirit with Christmas at Granny’s and the annual craft and design show plus in-person holiday music. Holiday shopping is in full swing this Christmas at the Granny’s Craft Show at the Virginia Cliffe Inn on Mountain Road. The Glen Allen tradition began in the 1980s. The Inn is […]

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9 hot Seattle-area concerts to see during the 2021 holiday season

The holiday season may not seem like the obvious time to jump into a punk show, dance to a rock concert, or get down to reggae. But between Thanksgiving and New Years, the touring season slows down and musicians are heading home for the holidays, consistently bringing Seattle great lineup from some of its best […]

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Gilford Community Church to celebrate the holiday season | Advertisement

GILFORD – This holiday season, Gilford Community Church will celebrate the holiday season, beginning with its annual tree lighting service on Sunday, November 28 at 6 p.m. The evening begins outdoors with Christmas carols followed by a brief service led by children and young hot chocolate at its conclusion. “This is a community event where […]

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Happening in Wellington, this next holiday season

Annie Lindgren | North Forty News Wellington’s Main Street program and the City of Wellington have a few events planned for the holiday season. Below are the details. Santa’s elves have disappeared in downtown Wellington! Help us find them before Christmas Eve! The Wellington Town Center Elf Hunt kicks off Saturday, November 27. Ten of […]

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Central Street lights up for the holiday season

Residents of Evanston gathered in Independence Park on Saturday night for a tree lighting ceremony, the final event of the Central Street Holiday open house. The stores opened at 10 a.m. on November 13 for holiday shopping and the afternoon consisted of visits from Santa Claus, Frozen Robins Carolers, elves and a toy soldier. The […]

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‘Lights of Joy’ Returns to Shipshewana This Holiday Season

SHIPSHEWANA, Indiana (WANE) – Shipshewana will once again become home to more than two million LED Christmas lights displayed in a mile-and-a-half symphony of various light scenes this Christmas season. Shipshewana’s Lights of Joy, a spectacular driving light experience, will begin its fourth season on November 19-20 for the opening weekend and will also be […]

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Holiday season trips could be gangbusters for the hospitality industry

Marriott CEO Anthony Capuano is set for a solid year-end as pandemic-era global travel restrictions are relaxed. “I think it was September 20 when the administration announced its intention to open the borders. We saw an immediate increase in bookings and we have seen it until today,” Capuano said on Yahoo Finance Live. Today, the […]

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Watch now: Christmas at Biltmore kicks off the holiday season | Culture & Leisure

ASHEVILLE, NC — Christmas at Biltmore, an age-old tradition dating back more than 125 years, is underway at America’s largest private home. George Washington Vanderbilt first hosted his family, friends, and employees to celebrate Christmas in 1895 at his new home. Guests are invited each year to experience holiday enchantment on the estate, inspired by […]

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Government warns of third wave of COVID-19 ahead of holiday season – Infoforial

Information (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Sun, November 7, 2021 2021-11-07 10:18 0 01551940782bf1aa405406f861287d37 4 Informative To free Usman Kansong, director general of information and public communication at the Ministry of Communications and Information, warned the public of a third wave of COVID-19 during a dialogue with comedian Hifdzi Khoir during the PR Media Awards […]

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Airline cancellations: expect flight changes, price hikes this holiday season

Text size The airline industry is being reshaped by the pandemic, writes Laurie Garrow. Chandan Khanna / AFP via Getty Images About the Author: Laurie Garrow is a professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology and President of AGIFORS, a nonprofit organization that focuses on airline research. In recent months, several US airlines, including American, […]

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5 Stocks to Buy This Holiday Season Travel Comes Together on Steam – November 2, 2021

The United States is reopening and the holiday season is approaching. After witnessing almost no travel in the past year, millions of Americans are planning vacations again. Thus, the holiday season is likely to give a much needed boost to the travel and tourism industry. Thanksgiving trip to ride About 109 million people plan to […]

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VH1 Gives Fans Its First-Ever ‘Naughty or Nice’ Holiday Season With New Films from Executive Producers Eva Longoria, Jamie Foxx, Nick Cannon, Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey of World of Wonder, and Kim Fields | New

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 29, 2021– VH1 Gives Fans Its First-Ever ‘Naughty or Nice’ Holiday Season With New Films From Executive Producers World of Wonder’s Eva Longoria, Jamie Foxx, Nick Cannon, Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey, and Kim Champs. The program will begin on Monday, November 29 with Adventures at Christmas, followed […]

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VH1 Gives Fans Its First-Ever ‘Naughty or Nice’ Holiday Season With New Films from Executive Producers Eva Longoria, Jamie Foxx, Nick Cannon, Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey of World of Wonder, and Kim Fields | National company

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 29, 2021– VH1 Gives Fans Its First-Ever ‘Naughty or Nice’ Holiday Season With New Films From Executive Producers World of Wonder’s Eva Longoria, Jamie Foxx, Nick Cannon, Randy Barbato and Fenton Bailey, and Kim Champs. The program will begin on Monday, November 29 with Adventures at Christmas, followed […]

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Magellan Healthcare Offers Resources to Support Emotional Well-Being During the Holiday Season | Business

PHOENIX – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 29, 2021– Magellan Healthcare, the behavioral and specialty healthcare segment of Magellan Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: MGLN), today announced programs and resources to support the emotional well-being of individuals as they manage a second holiday season in the midst of a pandemic. For many, the holidays can be an exciting […]

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Kohl’s Encourages Customers To ‘Give With All Their Heart’ This Holiday Season | Business and finance

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wisconsin – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 28, 2021– Kohl’s (NYSE: KSS) today unveiled its holiday marketing campaign, Give With All Your Heart, which celebrates the spirit of belonging, embraces the many traditions of the season, and inspires meaningful and useful gifts this holiday season. The holidays looked different last year, but as guests […]

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Indonesia to enforce PCR testing for all holiday season trips

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post / Asia News Network): The government plans to make polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing mandatory for travelers in all modes of transport, officials say, in a bid to prevent further wave of Covid-19 infections amid increased public mobility ahead of the holiday season. Currently, negative PCR test results are only required […]

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Are you traveling this holiday season? Here’s why you should consider travel insurance

RALEIGH, NC (WTVD) – Are you planning to travel during the holiday season? Experts predict travel will reach pre-pandemic levels as airlines and hotels face labor shortages that could impact your vacation travel. Now more than ever, when you book travel, you should consider travel insurance. Travel issues involving Southwest and Spirit Airlines recently stranded […]

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Magic Key Holders Can Save BIG at Disneyland Resort This Holiday Season!

On November 12, the vacation will begin at Disneyland Resort. The happiest time of year will see the return of the Believe In Holiday Magic fireworks, the Festival of Holidays at Disney California Adventure, beautiful decorations adorning every corner of the resort, and more. Unlike in the past, this year’s festivities will last an additional […]

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Terranea Resort celebrates annual seaside traditions throughout the holiday season

Luxury Southern California Resort captures the spirit of the holiday season with curated, personalized and virtual experiences from Thanksgiving to the New Year Posted: October 19, 2021 at 1:54 PM MDT|Update: 16 hours ago RANCHO PALOS VERDES, California, October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Terranea Resort invites guests to celebrate with its annual […]

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Terranea Resort celebrates annual seaside traditions throughout the holiday season

Luxury Southern California Resort captures the spirit of the holiday season with curated, personalized and virtual experiences from Thanksgiving to the New Year Posted: October 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m. EDT RANCHO PALOS VERDES, California, October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Terranea Resort invites guests to celebrate with its annual seaside traditions, offering festive […]

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Downtown Detroit Markets to Return for the 2021 Holiday Season

The downtown Detroit markets return to Cadillac Square in November. // Photograph courtesy of Bedrock Detroit BEdrock’s Decked Out Detroit initiative brings festive events and experiences back to downtown Detroit. The downtown Detroit and Cadillac Lodge markets return to Cadillac Square on November 10, and other activities and promotions will also be featured in the […]

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The big turkeys are back for a Thanksgiving IRL ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

https://kubrick.htvapps.com/htv-prod-media.s3.amazonaws.com/images/hypatia-h-7d50b6117abc33db6c961286051352aa-h-4fd156395a5bb4cdd793e0a4bfd5f285-1634410494.jpg Thanksgiving 2021 may look a lot more like a normal holiday than it did last year – many Americans have been vaccinated and restrictions have loosened across the country. gatherings than last year. So they stock up on larger turkeys – 18 to 24 pounds – compared to last year’s smaller ones of 12 […]

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High gas prices are expected to stay high during the holiday season ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

If you’ve been to the gas station recently, you may have noticed an increase in gasoline prices. According to AAA, national gasoline prices rose 8 cents per gallon over the past week. and it’s hard for a small business like mine to manage costs with gas prices the way they are, ”said driver Ames Russell. […]

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CDC issues new mask and vaccine guidelines this holiday season ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK

https://kubrick.htvapps.com/htv-prod-media.s3.amazonaws.com/images/hypatia-h-b6c5be635b6d14f15541367a5d44c2f4-h-054268932f69ec7d6096f32e5ee2e2e5-1634347263.jpg Prepare your vacation-themed masks and porch heaters. Masks and outdoor gatherings will still be the best way to secure holiday gatherings this year, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in new guidelines on Friday. The CDC’s number one tip is for anyone who is eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine before […]

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Optimizely Survey: Consumers Report Higher Expectations for Digital Experiences This Holiday Season | Business

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 14, 2021– Optimizely, a leading provider of digital experience platform solutions, today unveiled the results of a new survey, showing the eagerness of consumers around the world to buy and spend online this holiday season, while having higher expectations for their digital experiences with brands. Based on a […]

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Annual favorites return to Henry Ford this holiday season | New

DEARBORN, Mich., October 13, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Ice skating, Christmas carols, horse-drawn carriage rides, festive pop-up displays and fan favorite dining experiences are making a comeback this holiday season at the Henry Ford. Greenfield Village and the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation get in the holiday spirit from the start 22 november […]

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US Buyers To Show ‘Generosity Of Spirit’ This Holiday Season, Accenture Poll Says | Business

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 12, 2021– Americans are looking forward to this holiday season, and many plan to spend the same or more on their holiday shopping compared to last year and to support charities and local communities, according to the results of the 15th Annual Survey of Accenture’s holiday shopping (NYSE: […]

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Busy holiday season for travelers puts this ETF in perspective

Despite the threat of COVID-19 variants, vacationers are not stopping this year, which bodes well for the Direxion Daily Travel & Vacation Actions Bull 2X (OOTO). The fund focuses on the 200% return of the BlueStar® Travel and vacation index. The index exposes traders to global commercial airlines, hotels and resorts, resort casinos, travel agencies, […]

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Rental cars can still be ‘quite expensive’ this holiday season as the shortage continues to send prices higher than usual

The logo of the car rental company Hertz is seen at a branch in Zurich, Switzerland on November 17, 2020. REUTERS / Arnd Wiegmann The rental car shortage that drove prices up to $ 700 a day is now easing. But travelers looking to hire a car for their winter vacation can still see high […]

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Universal Orlando celebrates the holiday season with special events

Universal Orlando is bringing back its annual vacation traditions for 51 days of celebration. Guests can mess around with the Grinch, see all the magic of Christmas at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and watch oversized balloons parading through the streets of Universal Studios Florida. There will also be an 80 foot Christmas tree, […]

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Target (TGT) to reward employees with extra pay for the holiday season

Large retailers are proactively preparing for the approaching holiday season, one of the busiest times of the year. Companies are ready to hire additional manpower and come up with great deals and product launches to attract more customers. Target company TGT has also done its best for the holiday season. In the latest developments, the […]

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CDC issues guidelines for upcoming holiday season celebrations | New

The CDC renewed recommendations similar to those of last year. SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB / WSHM) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is researching new COVID-19 guidelines for the upcoming holiday season and a lot of people are talking. The CDC renewed recommendations similar to those of last year. They encourage people to celebrate […]

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Loews Hotels holds recruitment event ahead of holiday season

ORLANDO, Florida – Loews Hotels is hosting two recruiting events this week to fill 700 positions at its Universal Orlando Resort hotels. What would you like to know Loews Hotels is looking to fill hundreds of positions at its Universal Orlando hotels The company is hosting recruiting events this week Positions include housekeeping, hobbies, cooking, […]

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Walmart Reveals This Holiday Season’s Most Wanted Toys With 8th Annual Top Rated Toys By Kids Toys List | National company

BENTONVILLE, Ark .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – September 29, 2021– Prepare your shopping lists! Walmart, America’s Best Toy Store, unveiled its annual list of Top Rated Toys for Kids, which features the must-have toys for the holiday season. Selected by real kids, this year’s Top Picks include 16 Walmart exclusives – more than any year before. […]

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Walmart Reveals This Holiday Season’s Most Wanted Toys With 8th Annual Top Rated Toys By Kids Toys List | Business and finance

BENTONVILLE, Ark .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – September 29, 2021– Prepare your shopping lists! Walmart, America’s Best Toy Store, unveiled its annual list of Top Rated Toys for Kids, which features the must-have toys for the holiday season. Selected by real kids, this year’s Top Picks include 16 Walmart exclusives – more than any year before. […]

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Strong GR region commercial retail market as the holiday season approaches

The retail sector of the West Michigan commercial real estate market is experiencing strong activity despite many business owners struggling to stay full. Local real estate brokers attribute the high level of activity in part to pent-up consumer demand and transactions suspended in 2020 due to the pandemic, as well as the high cost of […]

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Celebrate Halloween and the Holiday Season with Vacation Vouchers at Disneyland Resort

Fall is here, and the holiday season has started at Disneyland Resort. Halloween time is in effect at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure Park. Resort hotels are also part of the party, and this Halloween and holiday season visitors can save on reservations. For stays at Disneyland Resort between October 12 and December 16, 2021, […]

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Celebrate the holiday season on a train with local wine

Courtesy of CV Grapevine Facebook Twitter Pinterest Christmas wine train tickets go on sale Tuesday Thirsty Thursdays get in the holiday spirit this December with the Grapevine Vintage Railroad Christmas Wine Trains! Escape the hustle and bustle of the season inside the beautifully decorated cars of the Grapevine Vintage Railroad. Wine Experience train rides offered […]

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Macy’s, Inc. to Hire 76,000 Colleagues for Holiday Season and Beyond | New

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 21, 2021– Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) today announced plans to hire approximately 76,000 full and part-time colleagues at its stores, call centers, and fulfillment and fulfillment centers Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and Bluemercury. Approximately 48,000 of these roles are for the holiday season, while the rest are ongoing opportunities to […]

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Affirm Consumer Spend Report Finds America’s Top Concern This Holiday Season Is Staying On Budget | Business

SAN FRANCISCO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 16, 2021– Seven in 10 Americans say they typically go over budget while on vacation, according to a new study from the first Affirm report on consumer spending, Affirm looks at what consumers are doing and where they’re headed next. With many Americans keen to make this year’s […]

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China rushes to contain ‘school-centric’ Delta outbreak ahead of major holiday season

By Nectar Gan, CNN Chinese authorities are rushing to contain a growing Delta variant outbreak in southern Fujian province ahead of an upcoming major national holiday, as hundreds of millions of people are expected to travel across the country – creating a window for the highly variant. infectious spreads far and wide. The outbreak, dubbed […]

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Announcement of annual agreement for Walt Disney World pass holders during the holiday season

(Image credit: click Orlando) Disney today announced new offers, including a 25% discount on select Disney hotels for stays most nights of December 12-24, 2021 for annual pass holders. Here are the stations included: Select Disney Deluxe Villas and Resorts will benefit from a 25% discount, including: Disney’s Riviera Resort and Bay Lake Tower at […]

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China rushes to contain ‘school-centric’ Delta outbreak ahead of major holiday season

The outbreak, dubbed China’s “first school-centric outbreak” by state media, was initially detected at an elementary school in Putian city on Friday. It has since spread across the province, infecting more than 100 people in three cities. The National Health Commission (NHC) on Monday reported 59 cases in Fujian, including 24 in Putian and 32 […]