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Full Sunderland 2018/19 fixtures and results

Jack Ross. A long season lies ahead, however, and there are bound to be some highs and lows before May. The Christmas period begins with another long trip to Portsmouth on December 22, before Bradford City arrive at the Stadium of Light on Boxing Day, Shrewsbury Town visit Wearside on December 29,....

Evans becomes two-time European champion

CRAIG Evans is hoping the kudos that comes with being a two-time European champion will finally earn him the big fights he feels should be coming his way. The Blackwood star outpointed Englishman Boy Jones Jnr at the Hilton Hotel in London’s Mayfair on Monday night to regain the WBO European lightweight crown.

Suspected goblins terrorise Makokoba residents

Residents of Makokoba suburb in Bulawayo are living in fear amid indications that some invisible objects suspected to be goblins are terrorising them especially at night and are now seeking divine intervention to exorcise the area. One of Bulawayo’s oldest suburbs Makokoba has become a living hell for some residents.

Museum of the Southwest hosts Christmas at the Mansion preview party

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - The Museum of the Southwest will be holding a preview party for its Christmas at the Mansion. Christmas at the Mansion is a collection of holiday-themed events for people to participate in. Events include an Ugly Christmas Sweater Run, a Holiday Tea Party and the Reinbeer event....

Looking for the book/toy equivalent of quirky youtube videos

4 DAYS AGO
Looking for Xmas presents for my two kids and hoping to find something they will find cool and will surprise them. Of course they are addicted to youtube, particularly vids featuring slime, stimming videos and ones all about curious facts and fan the...

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Help Finding Artist / Graphic Designer to Commission Kellar-Style Print

8 DAYS AGO
I am hoping to commission a poster in the style of Kellar the Magician posters (like these!) for my ex-magician non-ex-boyfriend. (Feel free to leave your magician jokes in the comments). The problem is that I don't know any artists, and my Googlin...

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Christmas Gift *Theme* Ideas

11 DAYS AGO
My husband and I want to start a tradition between ourselves of creative gift-giving for Christmas. We like the idea of having a theme or prompt to adhere to, and changing it every year, so I want to compile a list we can draw from randomly, and I a...

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Want to watch their faces light up when they unzip their presents

14 DAYS AGO
I have a bunch of teens and young adults on my Christmas list this year. One gift idea I'm mulling is to give them a thumb drive with a bunch of fun digital "stocking stuffers." Help me fill their digital stockings with Christmas morning delights. (...

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Bringin' home the bakin'

17 DAYS AGO
Please help me figure out what to bake this xmas (I like to plan early), given the following caveats -- mostly logistical, not dietary. Every year, I give baked goods as gifts, and I'm looking for some new ideas. Whatever it is must:

-- be enough fo...

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UnChristmas in the North

21 DAYS AGO
A friend wanting to avoid family holiday crap and I, a not-Christian person, would like to get away for a couple of days at Christmas this year. Does anyone know of a place we should go, actually ON Christmas, within a few hours' drive of Toronto? ...

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What should I know about buying studio time for my 10 yr old daughter?

25 DAYS AGO
My 10 year old daughter loves to sing and has taken voice lessons in the past. For Christmas, I am considering buying her time in a recording studio. I know nothing about the process or the people and want to be respectful of the studio as well as cr...

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How to get a letter back from Father Christmas for your little ones this year

1 DAY AGO

Imagine the look of surprise on their face if they got a note back in the post from the North Pole. As Christmas gets closer, Royal Mail is once again lending a helping hand to one of its most special customers, Father Christmas.

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Winter trail inspired by fairy tales and folklore returns to Audley End for Christmas

1 DAY AGO

English Heritage's sell-out event, Enchanted Audley End, is returning to the gardens of the historic property near Saffron Walden this December. Tickets are on sale now for the popular event, which begins on Thursday, December 6, when families an...

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Not only shopping: Council promises a two-day Christmas wonderland on Lambton Quay

1 DAY AGO

Wellington City Council The Wellington City Council presents the highlight of the festive calendar in the capital city next weekend as the city welcomes Santa and his friends to Lambton Quay for two days of family-friendly fun. Ice skating, circus ac...

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Joshie's final wish: early Christmas with family and friends

1 DAY AGO

Brave Joshua Joel Oakhill's health has taken a bad turn, and family are having to bring Christmas forward so he can experience the joys of unwrapping presents and a visit from Santa one last time. The five-year-old has been battling cancer since ...

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7 glittering Northern California holiday festivals

1 DAY AGO

Calistoga's annual Lighted Tractor Parade brings the spectacle of extravagantly decorated tractors, vintage trucks and fire engines. Calistoga's annual Lighted Tractor Parade brings the spectacle of extravagantly decorated tractors, vintage t...

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Children enjoy festivities with Santa at Castle Mall Christmas parade

1 DAY AGO

With their Christmas lists at the ready, an army of tiny visitors charged to Castle Mall to meet Santa Claus at the Christmas parade. Youngsters watched in awe as Father Christmas led a procession of glittering elves, reindeers on stilts and a roller...

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Gaff Interiors Will Help Take the Stress Out Of Christmas

1 DAY AGO

Caroline Foran and Jo Linehan of Gaff Interiors came in to tell Weekend Breakfast all about their pop-up Christmas shop which will be open on the 24th and 25th November. You can drop by and pick up some tips for decorating your home for the season an...

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What if Holidays Could Save the Planet?

3 DAYS AGO
After a year (or two) of natural disasters, some people are rethinking what it means to be green and charitable during the holiday season.

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Like a Diamond in the Sky: The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Has a New Glow

7 DAYS AGO
Daniel Libeskind’s architectural feat — all 900 pounds, 70 spikes, and three million Swarovski crystals of it — will light up the night at Rockefeller Center.

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Review: ‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’ Is Fine and Forgettable

19 DAYS AGO
Don’t expect this latest take on the holiday classic to become a yearly tradition.

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Teenagers Charged After Vandals Spoil a Dying Boy’s Early Christmas

2 MONTHS AGO
Two boys, 16 and 17, were charged with damaging an inflatable Santa after Cincinnati-area neighbors decorated early for a toddler given two months to live.

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2-Year-Old Boy With Deadly Cancer Gets an Early Christmas From His Neighbors

2 MONTHS AGO
An Ohio boy isn’t expected to live until Christmas, so his neighbors decorated their homes, sent holiday cards and planned a parade with Santa for him.

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North Pole Gets Ready for Thanksgiving

1 DAY AGO
It will be a festive week here at the North Pole — one filled with both Thanksgiving and Christmas. We have long told you that Thanksgiving is Santa’s favorite holiday. I don’t know...

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Reindeer Ready to Rock

3 DAYS AGO
I’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about Santa’s reindeer. I guess I have been negligent of reporting news of the reindeer so far this year. We told you months ago that the...

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The Art of Choosing an Elf Name

4 DAYS AGO
Hey everybody! We’re on the verge of a big week at the North Pole – it’s Thanksgiving and the start of Operation Merry Christmas. There is much to share with you this weekend about that. We’d like to...

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New Elves Recruiting New Elves

11 DAYS AGO
It looks to be a very busy weekend at the North Pole. I just came from a news conference over at North Pole Flight Command where the Tracking Department just announced that heavy recruiting efforts...

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What to Feed Reindeer

12 DAYS AGO
We have noticed a big increase in traffic to the website since Halloween and with it have come even more questions for Elf Crash. Today’s question is a classic: What do you feed Santa’s...

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North Pole Slammed with Questions

15 DAYS AGO
If you caught the latest episode of the all-new North Pole Podcast over the weekend then you too likely know something you didn’t know before: it’s called Toyvember. Since the podcast was...

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Tracker Elf Training Begins

16 DAYS AGO
Tracker elves are starting to flock to SantaTrackers.net to begin training for Santa’s flight. The effort is important because Santa has charged his Tracking Department team to recruit 6...

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Hot Holiday Toys

1 HOUR AGO
What hot new toys will your family want to find under the Christmas Tree? With Black Friday just days away, we’re giving you a head start on your holiday shopping. Kristen Chase is a mom of four and CEO of “Cool Mom Picks.

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Full Sunderland 2018/19 fixtures and results

1 HOUR AGO
Jack Ross. A long season lies ahead, however, and there are bound to be some highs and lows before May. The Christmas period begins with another long trip to Portsmouth on December 22, before Bradford City arrive at the Stadium of Light on Boxing Day...

Read more...

Evans becomes two-time European champion

1 HOUR AGO
CRAIG Evans is hoping the kudos that comes with being a two-time European champion will finally earn him the big fights he feels should be coming his way. The Blackwood star outpointed Englishman Boy Jones Jnr at the Hilton Hotel in London’s Mayfair ...

Read more...

Suspected goblins terrorise Makokoba residents

1 HOUR AGO
Residents of Makokoba suburb in Bulawayo are living in fear amid indications that some invisible objects suspected to be goblins are terrorising them especially at night and are now seeking divine intervention to exorcise the area. One of Bulawayo’s ...

Read more...

Museum of the Southwest hosts Christmas at the Mansion preview party

1 HOUR AGO
MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - The Museum of the Southwest will be holding a preview party for its Christmas at the Mansion. Christmas at the Mansion is a collection of holiday-themed events for people to participate in. Events include an Ugly Christmas Sweat...

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Village goes back in time to mark the end of the First World War

1 HOUR AGO
FORDINGBRIDGE has gone back in time to mark the end of the First World War. St Mary's Church was transformed over the weekend into 1918 Fordwick, and visitors were invited to step back in time to experience the village as the war came to an end. The ...

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Fun tidbits you may not know about Thanksgiving 31 mins ago

1 HOUR AGO
(WKBW) - Did you know that you will consume more than 4,000 calories at the table this Thanksgiving? Well, now you know thanks to WalletHub . The personal finance website made a fun Thanksgiving infograph filled with details you may not know about th...

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