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Christmas

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Top Christmas Articles

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  • Seven (sometimes) deadly holiday threats

    Seven (sometimes) deadly holiday threats
    Not to rain on your sunny Thanksgiving celebration, but the holiday season isn't all feasts and festivities. This is the time of year when people venture into unfamiliar territory, attempting feats and adopting behaviors that aren't normal for the other...
  • Concert review: Trans-Siberian Orchestra at Amway Center

    Concert review: Trans-Siberian Orchestra at Amway Center
    Forget the Ting Tinglers – and even the Jing Jinglers. If the Whos down in Whoville really wanted to make noise, they should have consulted the musicians and singers of Trans-Siberian Orchestra, the resilient holiday rock opera that returned for...
  • Sky's the limit for imaginative TSO

    Sky's the limit for imaginative TSO
    From memory-foam mattresses to cordless vacuums, many useful products can be traced to the U.S. space program. Perhaps none comes equipped with the dazzling entertainment value of Trans-Siberian Orchestra, the pyro-powered, laser-shooting arena-rock...
  • It's deck the hulls for the holidays at sea

    It's deck the hulls for the holidays at sea
    Looking for a cruise for this upcoming holiday season? Cruise lines are ready, saying “Deck The Hulls” with a variety of festive sailings in November and December. These cruises feature Christmas decorations, themed meals and entertainment...
  • Recipe for an Austrian Christmas from chef Bernhard Mairinger

    Recipe for an Austrian Christmas from chef Bernhard Mairinger
    With a sly smile, like some mischievous 6-foot-7 Santa Claus, Austrian chef Bernhard Mairinger says he has just dropped off a strudel for L.A.'s best-known Austrian, Wolfgang Puck. Giving a gift of strudel is one of the holiday traditions he still...
  • Outside the chaos of a mall, Santa visits children with autism

    Outside the chaos of a mall, Santa visits children with autism
    Isaiah Haro adores Santa Claus. But taking him to see Santa was something his mother dreaded. Isaiah is autistic and nonverbal. At age 14, his mental development is that of a toddler, said his mother, Yolanda Haro. While waiting for Santa, Isaiah gets...
  • The Swiffer effect: why your holiday fund falls flat

    Christmas is less than two weeks away and I bet most of you still haven't made your holiday budgets. If you're anything like me, it's an even safer bet that you also haven't thrown out your leftover Halloween candy corn, or mailed your Arbor Day thank-you...
  • How can we make the holidays easier after a divorce?

    Q: I am dreading the holidays. My husband and I divorced a few years ago, and on every holiday we split custody. I think that it is beginning to take a toll on my sons. They have two celebrations and two dinners and at the end of the day they are tired,...
  • 'Tis the season for sonic hellfire

    'Tis the season for sonic hellfire
    What better way to ring in the Yuletide spirit this year than to go see Krammpstein, “the world’s No. 1 Krampus industrial metal act,” a bizarre, visually explosive twin tribute to German rockers Rammstein and Austrian folklore legend...
  • Kohl's to stay open 100 hours straight

    Kohl's to stay open 100 hours straight
    In a new holiday promotion, Kohl's Department Stores plans to stay open for 100 hours straight. The marathon hours will start at 6 a.m. Friday, Dec. 19, and run through 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve on Wednesday, Dec. 24, the retailer said. "Customers can...
  • Theater's calendar filled with holiday shows and auditions

    The Bay Street Players will present the following holiday shows and auditions at the historic State Theatre, 109 N. Bay St., Eustis. •Johnny Dee and the Starlights Christmas Sock Hop is 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. The '50s...