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Christmas party slated for Dec. 6

The Broadalbin Senior Citizens met on Oct. 3, at the First Presbyterian Church in Broadalbin with 63 members present and included nine new members and one guest, which the club welcomed. The prayer was offered by Chaplain Marsha Prokop and June Zea led the group in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Review: Josie Silver writes captivating love story

Author Josie Silver takes readers on a journey that spans 10 Christmas seasons, exploring what happens when true love is found - and lost - in "One Day in December." When Laurie spies a handsome young man out of a London bus window, she immediately believes in love at first sight.

Two robbers who stole a family's Christmas presents have been jailed.

Two robbers who stole a family's Christmas presents have been jailed. Warren Birkett, aged 26, of Cypress Road, Droylsden and Jack Wimbleton, aged 24, of New Islington, Ancoats, have today been sentenced to 14 years in prison after being found guilty of two counts of robbery.

Arizona Broadway Theatre Presents Miracle on 34TH Street This Christmas

Based on the beloved classic film, Miracle on 34th Street tells the tale of last-minute Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Santa-replacement Kris Kringle, who may or may not be THE Santa Claus , and the people who take him in. Filled with humor, spectacle, and treasured songs such as My Wish, Expect Things to Happen, and It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas, this festive, heart-warming musical is a must-see for the family this holiday season.

It's a Christmas Miracle: Skyline is Selling a 3-Way 'Ugly' Holiday Sweater

Skyline is very smart and has decided to really ring in the yuletide cheer with a chili-themed "ugly" Christmas sweater. Yes. You can own an "ugly" sweater featuring 3-Ways lined up in the shape of a Christmas tree all season long.

Thousands of jobs on offer at Royal Mail ahead of Christmas rush - including in Taunton

With thousands upon thousands of Christmas cards and presents set to be delivered in the coming weeks and months, the firm is keen to appoint extra staff at sorting offices around the country. Around 23,000 jobs are available across the UK at Royal Mail and Parcelforce Worldwide - slightly more than last year - mainly to help sort Christmas parcels, cards and letters.

TOWIE's Gemma Collins shocks fans by putting her Christmas tree up in OCTOBER

TOWIE's Gemma Collins shocks fans by putting her Christmas tree up in OCTOBER and doing the SPLITS... as viewers call for BFF Jonathan Cheban to become a regular But that didn't stop Gemma Collins putting her Christmas tree up in October... on Sunday night's episode of TOWIE . The 37-year-old wore a Santa's hat as she placed baubles artfully on her tree and got into the spirit of things with festive music and by doing the splits.

What to buy (and skip) on Black Friday 2018

With huge sales at nearly every retailer, Black Friday - the day after Thanksgiving - has long been touted as one of the best times of the year for buying just about anything. But it won't be all discounts and deals during the 2018 post-Turkey Day shopping bonanza.

Fortnite Christmas jumpers now available for pre-order

Most Fortnite players will currently be preoccupied with Season 6 's spooky Halloween theme, but retailers are already looking ahead to the next big holiday. Now, you won't be able to struggle with finding a present for young Timmy this Christmas, as one website is offering Fortnite-themed Christmas jumpers.

PHOTOS: Remington Fall Festival

Plus, there was music, dancers, a petting zoo and the popular Southern Fauquier Business Owners Association duck race on the Rappahannock River.

Sainsbury's is taking its Yuletide cheer to the next level with the launch of its new flavoured teas

The festive spirit can come in many forms, from Advent calendars to Christmas Eve boxes and elf on the shelf creations. But Sainsbury's is taking its Yuletide cheer to the next level with the launch of its new flavoured teas.

Fenwick is recruiting Christmas elves to work alongside Santa Claus in its Winter Wonderland

No experience is required but a theatrical background is beneficial if you want to help Santa spread Christmas cheer at Fenwick this year Fenwick has big plans this Christmas , with a 'Santa on the Rooftop' experience, featuring a winter wonderland on the department store's top floor, which is where Santa's Grotto will be. And Santa's Grotto is never complete without his little helpers and St Nick is recruiting a crew of Elves to work alongside him in Newcastle this Christmas.

Exploring the narrow cobbled streets, hidden lanes and tile hung buildings of Petworth

The holiday home dream: Brits wanting a foot in the European property market amid shadow of Brexit are snapping up second properties despite rising prices - and just look at what's available! Going solo is double the fun: From jaw-dropping safaris to sensational ski trips - the world's best holidays for singletons A tiny piece of old England with a big appeal: Exploring the quaint cobbled streets, hidden lanes and tile hung buildings of Petworth REVEALED: Somali man whose deportation from the UK was stopped when plane passengers staged a mutiny is a GANG RAPIST who attacked teenage girl From a funeral home in Japan to a Christmas nativity scene in America: Nine of the world's wackiest drive-thrus revealed Revealed: Bansko in Bulgaria is the cheapest place in Europe to go skiing this winter while Banff is best value for money in North America Marble figurine of a woman is among a treasure ... (more)

BWW TV: Watch the Rockettes High Kick Into Christmas as They Rehearse for All-New Finale

Earlier this week, the Radio City Rockettes rehearsed the choreography from the brand-new finale scene, "Christmas Lights," for the 2018 Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes, presented by Chase. We're taking you inside the big rehearsal below! The Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes will run from November 9 - January 1, 2019 at Radio City Music Hall.

PHLPost releases Christmas mail schedule

TO AVOID the influx of mails and parcels this Christmas season, the Philippine Postal Corporation released the dates by which Express Mail Service items, air and surface mails or parcels should be posted to reach the countries of destination. Postmaster general Joel L. Otarra advises the public especially the Overseas Filipino Workers to send their mails and parcels before the prescribed dates to guarantee the arrival of their items in time for the holiday season.

Smyths Toys has unveiled its must-have presents for little ones this Christmas

Popular toy brands such as Nerf, Barbie and LEGO are included, and there's also offerings from Fingerlings and LOL Surprise! Popular toy brands such as Nerf, Barbie and LEGO are included, and there's also offerings from Fingerlings and LOL Surprise! Joint head of marketing, Sinead Byrne said: "We are very excited about our unique selection of this year's hottest toys for the Christmas period. "In addition to some familiar items including Nerf, OurGeneration and Fisher-Price, it is great to see some new toys feature in this year's list including Poopsie who happens to be a unicorn that poops slime, of course, along with the magical Harry Potter's Hogwarts Great Hall from LEGO ."

New Game: Christmas Eve: Midnight's Call

Play the trial for FREE! Pay once & complete the adventure! Snow Hill is a magical town that preserves the Spirit of Christmas for the whole world. But now an evil sorceress threatens to plunge Snow Hill into eternal darkness! Do you have what it takes to save Christmas? a DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO SAVE CHRISTMAS? You lost your sister in an accident on the ice when you were kids and this event has haunted you ever since.

Stores already have their Christmas decorations out, and it reveals a ...

It is still early October, but if you've visited a shopping center recently, it is clear retailers are convinced it is time to start celebrating the holidays. Christmas trees are starting to pop up.

What's going on in your part of Greenwich

The Glenville Volunteer Fire Company gives its David N. Theis award for community service - in memory of the late former selectman - to Ed Dadakis, left. He is joined by Theis' partner Kerrin Coyle and friend Jack Kriskey.

The Best Classic Christmas Movies

Because what's more lovable than the Peanuts in a Christmas pageant and the world's most endearingly pitiful little Christmas tree? It's just not Christmas without witnessing the redeeming transformation of one Ebenezer Scrooge. The leg lamp, the scary department store Santa, the kid who gets his tongue stuck to the flagpole, and Ralphie's "official Red Ryder, carbine action, 200-shot, range model air rifle:" These are the icons of the darkly funny holiday comedy that's featured in a 24-hour marathon on TBS every year.

Chamber Christmas parade in Jasper set for Dec. 4

Chamber of Commerce of Walker County officials say it is not too early to start the process of turning in entries for its annual countywide Christmas parade, set for Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 6:30 p.m.The a Chamber of Commerce of Walker County officials say it is not too early to start the process of turning in entries for its annual countywide Christmas parade, set for Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 6:30 p.m. Linda Lewis, the president of the chamber, which sponsors the parade, said the line up and preliminaries still have to be arranged with city officials, including the Jasper Police Department. The parade normally lines up at sites around Viking Drive, much like other parades in Jasper.

Norbertine Sisters accepting orders for Christmas wreaths

The Sisters of the Norbertine Canonesses of the Bethlehem Priory of St. Joseph are gearing up for their annual Christmas Wreath and gift box sales. The Sisters of the Norbertine Canonesses of the Bethlehem Priory of St. Joseph are gearing up for their annual Christmas Wreath and gift box sales.

Christmas Magic: New ticket policy for weekends

Christmas Magic: You'll now need to buy tickets online for a specific time for weekends A new online ticket policy at Christmas Magic hopes to alleviate traffic issues and wait times on the weekends. Check out this story on ydr.com: https://www.ydr.com/story/news/2018/10/12/york-county-christmas-magic-what-you-need-know-before-you-go-2018-buy-tickets-online/1501931002/ Christmas Magic opens on Black Friday with thousands of lights that'll illuminate Rocky Ridge County Park.

New Christmas display to be one of the largest in Northeast Ohio

It's only October, but planning for Christmas is already in the works. One local golf club owner has his mind set on creating one of the biggest Christmas light setups in Northeast Ohio.