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Christmas billboard results in one-third of Ohio department's firefighters disciplined
Almost one-third of the Lancaster (Ohio) Fire Department has been disciplined for taking part in a “Merry Christmas” billboard message. Seventeen firefighters belonging to one shift, known as Crew 3 or Super Crew 3, have received punishments ranging ...
Christmas billboard lands firefighters in hot water
Christmas Mother programs helped thousands in region
Donna Meade Dean-Stevens (right), widow of Jimmy Dean, presents a $50,000 check for the Henrico Christmas Mother program to Beverly Cocke and Lee Blasingame at the Old Dominion Barn Dance at the Henrico Theatre. cmom. DEBBIE ...
Minnesota public school bans Christmas, Thanksgiving, other holidays in the name of inclusivity
A principal at a Minnesota public school has decided to ban all major holidays including Valentine's Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas to appease all religions and be "inclusive." Principal Scott Masini of the Bruce Vento Elementary School posted a ...
DEAR ABBY Feb. 6: Clutter of holiday decorations crushes man's Christmas spirit
The Oakland Press
DEAR ABBY >> Every December my wife virtually buries our home in Christmas decorations. It's not just the tree and stockings in the living room; she's not happy until there are Christmas towels and Christmas soap in the bathroom and another tree and ...
Are Your Christmas Decorations Still Up in February? It's Bad Luck
While Lincoln Square's whopper of a community Christmas tree, lit with much fanfare in Giddings Plaza way back on Small Business Saturday, may be the most visible holdout, it's by no means a lone ranger. There are plenty of lights and baubles still ...
How to crack GCHQ's 'impossible' Christmas teaser: Answers finally released
More than half a million people tried - and failed - to solve a Christmas teaser set by Britain's intelligence agency. But now the agency has released the answers, putting the thousands of would-be code breakers out of their misery. The answer to one ...
GCHQ reveals the answers to its Christmas crypto puzzle
GCHQ Christmas card puzzle winners announced
What a cracker...code-breakers win Christmas card challenge
News 12 New Jersey
Nonprofit uses Christmas trees to build dunes
News 12 New Jersey
A nonprofit group is using Christmas trees to use to help the environment. The nonprofit organization Shifting Sands takes donated Christmas trees from Secaucus and covers them with sand to help build up dunes on Ocean County beaches. "It helps erosion ...
Woman wins grand prize in Milex Christmas promotion
Bibi Ramsaram copped the grand prize, a brand new French-door style refrigerator, in De Desinco's Milex 2015 Christmas promotion. Grand prize winner Bibi Ramsaram (second left) with some of the winners of consolation prizes. According to a press ...
Peterborough Cathedral hands over late Christmas present
Eight sacks containing an estimated 7,500 Christmas cards were delivered to Marks & Spencer in Peterborough last Thursday by Peterborough Cathedral. The cards were all donated via the collection point inside the cathedral and will be added to the total ...
Weekend: Begin setting aside Christmas money to avoid New Year credit card debt
You are not alone if you used credit during the holidays. Consumer counseling agencies have a 25 percent increase in those seeking help in January and February, according to ABC News. “A lot of people get by paying the minimums on their credit cards,” ...