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Better to buy a real or artificial Christmas tree?
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Better to buy a real or artificial Christmas tree?

Better to buy a real or artificial Christmas tree? - CBS News Watch CBS News A real or artificial Christmas tree? Carter Evans takes a look at which one is better for your wallet and the environment. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link
It’s bigger, better for this year’s Bakersfield Christmas Parade | Entertainment
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It’s bigger, better for this year’s Bakersfield Christmas Parade | Entertainment

The upcoming Bakersfield Christmas Parade is shaping up to be far bigger than last year's.The Dec. 1 event's theme sets the tone with "A Hometown Christmas for over 40 Years," offering the 32 float entries a concept they can interpret through their entries.One of the most heard comments last year was the small number of participating local school bands. This year, the school music programs are up and running and the bands are back.There are 15 participating schools, everything from elementary through high school, and the Bakersfield College drum line, which will escort Santa down the route at the parade's end.Parade watchers can expect the unexpected with i...
NOTO hosts Celebration of Lights to kick off six-week event
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NOTO hosts Celebration of Lights to kick off six-week event

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The NOTO Arts & Entertainment District began the Celebrations of Winter, a six-week event, with their annual Celebration of Lights at Veterans Park Saturday evening.The Celebration of Lights included a carriage ride and the lighting of the Christmas tree. Local art performances by the Kansas Youth Choral, Seaman High School Show Choir, and Seaman Viking Steel Drum Ensemble were available for the public to see. Thomas Underwood, executive director of the NOTO Arts & Entertainment District, says that this also kicks off the holiday shopping season. “These are all small businesses and mom & pop shops run by a skeleton crew of people contributing to the economy of our area,” Underwood said. The Celebrations of Winter is a six-week celebration of the holiday...
Mariah Carey on new fairytale book, childhood and when “it’s time!” to celebrate Christmas
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Mariah Carey on new fairytale book, childhood and when “it’s time!” to celebrate Christmas

Mariah Carey on new fairytale book, childhood and when "it's time!" to celebrate Christmas - CBS News Watch CBS News “CBS Mornings” co-host Gayle King sits down with singer-songwriter Mariah Carey to discuss the release of her first picture book, "The Christmas Princess." Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link
Inflation, COVID-19 holding Canadians back from holiday travel, poll suggests – National
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Inflation, COVID-19 holding Canadians back from holiday travel, poll suggests – National

High inflation and COVID-19 are dampening some Canadians’ hopes for travelling as the holiday season approaches, a new poll indicates. Right now, 77 per cent of 1,001 Canadians Ipsos surveyed exclusively for Global News in October said they’re comfortable travelling within Canada over the holidays, while 55 per cent said the same for international travel. Read more: As inflation runs hot, Canadians plan to cool spending on holiday gifts, poll finds Read More As inflation runs hot, Canadians plan to cool spending on holiday gifts: poll For those who aren’t comfortable travelling, 65 per cent of them said high prices for hotels and tickets, for example, are holding t...
Soaring inflation drives up Halloween prices
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Soaring inflation drives up Halloween prices

Soaring inflation drives up Halloween prices - CBS News Watch CBS News Candy prices are soaring this Halloween thanks to inflation. It's not just candy, pumpkin prices are also up. Carter Evans takes a look. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link