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Companies Cutting Down Alcohol At Holiday Parties

2017 may just be known as the year longtime sexual harassment criminals have been busted and all the allegations have many businesses cutting back on the amount of alcohol at Christmas parties. A recent survey found just 49 % of companies plan to serve alcohol as their holiday events this year,...
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Woodworker Recreates His Own Version Of The Christmas Story Leg Lamp

A Christmas classic is the 1983 comedy, A Christmas Story, which chronicles the purist of Ralphie Parker in getting a Red Ryder Range 200 Shot BB gun with a compass in the stock for Christmas. But it isn't the BB gun that we remember the most rather fishnet stocking "leg lamp" the "Old Man" had won...
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Tips On Transporting Your Christmas Tree Home Safely

O' Christmas Tree, O' Christmas Tree, how do we get you from the lot to our home? It's an easy question for those with a truck or van but for those with cars, it's a daunting task. AAA estimates that 20 million Americans who bought a real Christmas tree in the last three years didn’t properly...
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Christmas Trees Are Expected To Cost More This Year

As if it wasn't an already stressful year, now comes word of an upcoming Christmas tree shortage. Pine tree growers in Oregon and North Carolina are warning consumers it will cost upwards of at least 10% or more this year for that perfect Christmas tree. The reason has nothing to do with drought,...
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How To Budget For Christmas With Just A Few Paychecks Left

Not to put any more stress in your world but as of today (September 29, 2017), there are 87 days until Christmas. That's just 6 or so paychecks away from the big holiday. While shopping through the year can help you stay on budget, most gifts and presents will be purchased over the next few weeks...
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Hawthorne's 34th Annual Christmas Festival & Parade

Kid's games and activities, live entertainment through out the day, free photos with Santa at the Hawthorne Branch Library(4:00 pm -5:00 pm), parade at 3:00 pm, arts & crafts, food vendors, tree lighting at dusk, and much, much more.
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Light Up ocala

Light up Ocala has been a holiday favorite for the last 33 years. This year's fun activities include: A "Whoville" themed kids zone at the north stage zone. Come have your photo taken with The Grinch and his entourage of Who's, and enjoy many of the slides and bounce houses! The Downtown Holiday...
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