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Christmas

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Top Christmas Articles

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  • Winter Wonderland lights up Havre de Grace beginning tonight

    It's Winter Wonderland, dear readers, In downtown Havre de Grace this eve (Friday) at 6 p.m. with a parade followed by meeting Santa Claus at 115 N. Washington St. There will also be a Pizza With Santa on Saturday, Dec. 7 at LaBanc (St. John Street)...
  • Kids in need get their own party

    Kids in need get their own party
    Angelica, 9, skipped to her mom, cheeks sparkling with glitter, lips shining from gloss, and said, "Mom, I got a makeover!" She beamed with her new look and pulled at her mom to explore the rest of what the Sharing the Holiday Spirit Party at South...
  • Missing baby Jesus figurine returned to Valencia mall display

    Missing baby Jesus figurine returned to Valencia mall display
    A baby Jesus figurine has been returned to the Nativity scene at a Valencia mall after it went missing earlier this week. A Westfield Valencia Town Center employee found the figurine on the property Wednesday afternoon, marketing director Stacie House...
  • Friends of the Libraries: Looking for a stocking-stuffer?

    It is the holiday season, and books are always a wise choice for friends and family. The Friends of the Costa Mesa Libraries bookstores have many inexpensive gift solutions to choose from. Although recently published, like-new books may be as much as...
  • SERIOUSLY SIMPLE: Holiday Brunch Bread Pudding, a Seriously Simple holiday tradition

    SERIOUSLY SIMPLE: Holiday Brunch Bread Pudding, a Seriously Simple holiday tradition
    A savory bread pudding is perfect for holiday breakfast, brunch or lunch. Since it must be prepared well before baking, it really is a cook's best friend. The holidays are usually packed with activities and commitments, and a dish like is the secret to...
  • Holiday shoppers go local in La Cañada

    Holiday shoppers go local in La Cañada
    It's that time of year when residents start to frequent shops after work and on weekends in a quest to find gifts. Businesses in the city are hoping that they shop local. Kerry Rasmussen opened Chez on Foothill Boulevard about six months ago. She said...
  • 20 last-minute gift ideas

    20 last-minute gift ideas
    If the stockings are hung but still empty and the tree is up but bare beneath, now is no time to fret. With extended, around-the-clock hours in some instances, last-minute gifting no longer creates issues as it has in the past.  And, just because...
  • A season to tie one on, and help others, too [Column]

    Uh, oh, dear readers, It's Friday the 13th. Beware of black cats, broken mirrors and traversing under ladders! December is National Tie Month. Could a tie be lurking in the birthday gifts of: Ella Renee Stratton (Dec. 6); Makayla Hopps (Dec. 9);...
  • TBS’ 24 Hours of A Christmas Story 2013 celebrates film’s 30th anniversary

     
    Turner Networks will be airing the 17th annual edition of its popular holiday programming event, “24 Hours of A Christmas Story,” on Christmas Eve 2013 — Dec. 24 beginning at 8pm ET/PT on TBS. Although A Christmas Story is such a holiday...
  • 'A Christmas Carol' director still feels the holiday spirit

    'A Christmas Carol' director still feels the holiday spirit
    Ask any random group of patrons of the Orange County theater world, and they can probably tell you that Hal Landon Jr. has played Ebenezer Scrooge in South Coast Repertory's "A Christmas Carol" for the last 34 years. What they may not know is that...
  • Becoming Santa

    Becoming Santa
    Playing Santa Claus, or perhaps more properly portraying one of Santa's "helpers," can be a lot of fun. But jolly old elves aren't just born; it's something you have to work at. Doing it right is worth the effort. "Being Santa is a true joy, a passion...