Tag : Christmas

How to use Elf on the Shelf to inspire the real meaning of Christmas

Now that Thanksgiving is over and November is drawing to a close, you know what that means: It’s officially Elf on the Shelf time. But instead of just hiding the little guy like usual, here’s a bold idea: What if…

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‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer’ holiday special causes bigotry, bullying debate

NEW YORK – One of the the most beloved holiday specials of all time is taking a beating this year from critics who say it promotes bigotry and bullying. Critics claim scenes from “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” which has been a…

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Bah humbug! Florida’s Christmas spirit ranks among worst in U.S.

MIAMI – Maybe some of us got lumps of coal in our stocking, or perhaps our hearts are a few sizes too small. Whatever the reason, when it comes to Christmas spirit, Floridians are practically the grinches of the U.S….

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Annual toy drive to cause traffic delays along Interstate 95

SUNRISE, Fla. – Thousands of motorcyclists will take to Interstate 95 in Broward County on Sunday for the annual Toys in the Sun Run to benefit children at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood and the James Junior Fund in…

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Fed up with growing pothole, neighbors fill it with Christmas tree

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – Neighbors of one Pennsylvania town weren’t about to let a menacing pothole ruin their holiday spirit. With the hole growing bigger and bigger for weeks and no relief in sight, someone took a Christmas tree and stuck…

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Vintage ceramic Christmas trees could bring you big-time holiday cash

MIAMI – What’s old is new again when it comes to making some cash during the holidays. Those old ceramic Christmas trees that used to sit on the mantle every year can now bring you a stocking full of money….

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Police on the hunt for ‘Rudolph the red nosed burglar’

FORT COLLINS, Colo. – Police in Colorado are searching for a Christmas Grinch who disguised herself as Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. The woman was caught on camera last week stealing several items from business in Fort Collins. In the video,…

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Miramar police officers bring Christmas cheer to children’s hospital

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Miramar police officers spread some holiday cheer Monday as they delivered toys to children at Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood. The officers sang Christmas carols and brought a sleigh filled with toys and others gifts for…

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Hundreds of surfers in Santa suits ride waves in Florida

COCOA BEACH, Fla. – The waves of red in the waters off Florida’s Space Coast weren’t the dreaded red tide algae but rather hundreds of surfers dressed as Jolly Old St. Nick. Hundreds of surfers in Santa suits jumped on…

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