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Everything I know about celebrating the holidays came from my gay stepfather. At Easter, he showed us how to blow eggs and marbleize them, while other kids used wax crayons and fizzy Easter egg dye. … more
The holidays are a time of rituals. Relatives who live far apart travel to be with family, gifts are given, hours are spent planning and preparing special food, and toasts and blessings are made … more
The holiday season brings its own share of joy and some tribulation, kind of a mixed bag. Families will be traveling near and far to visit friends and relatives. In a country with such high rates of … more
During the holidays, pet parents and house guests appear more susceptible to the alluring look on the face of the family cat or dog as they gaze at your leftovers. All too often, people try … more
HONESDALE, PA — Woodloch Resort will host its Olde Fashioned Holiday Weekend event December 21 through 23 this year.  The weekend includes a scavenger hunt, festival of lights tour, yule … more
NEWBURGH, NY — Mount Saint Mary’s campus ministry program collected more than 700 toys to give to the Catholic Charities of Orange, Sullivan and Ulster this year. Catholic Charities will … more
ARKVILLE — The Silver Sleigh Flyer on Saturday and Sunday through December 23 at 12noon and 3 p.m. The Delaware & Ulster Railroad is located at 43510 State Hwy. 28. 845/586-3877, … more
TYLER HILL, PA — The Tri-Gal 4-H Club has been busy this holiday season, helping out with various service projects in the area. The group pulled together Thanksgiving dinner baskets for two … more
CALLICOON, NY — The sixth annual Murph’s Toy Drive culminated with the centerpiece event at the Clubhouse at the Villa Roma Resort in Callicoon on December 1.  The toy drive is held … more
SHOHOLA, NY — The Artists’ Market Community Center is hosting a holiday party, featuring an exhibit called the “Story of Christmas in Classic Art,” from 4 to 6 p.m. on … more
I have been thinking lately of how my Thanksgiving celebrations have morphed over time. It was so very many years ago—I must’ve been six or seven—that my dad had a friend whose … more
HANCOCK, NY — Hancock will ring in the holidays with its annual Parade of Lights, Christmas tree lighting, and visit from Santa on Saturday, December 1, from 4 to 8 p.m. Come early to see the … more
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Narrowsburg Ecumenical Food Pantry is hosting an Open Your Heart Toy Drive. Donation boxes for new unwrapped toys will be at Pete’s Market, the Narrowsburg Post … more
PORT JERVIS, NY — The Hub at Port Jervis Public Library will hold a Friends of the Garden Program, teaching you how to make an evergreen kissing ball on Tuesday, November 20 from 6:30 to 8:30 … more
For some of us—and by “some of us” I mean “me”—the prospect of throwing a winter party is more ominous than exciting. At least with summer parties, you can just … more
WURTSBORO, NY — The Ave Maria Guild will sponsor the Holiday Craft Fair at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall Saturday, October 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will feature parishioner and … more
LIBERTY, NY — Main Street in the Town of Liberty will be transformed into a winter wonderland during the “Light Up Main Street” event on Saturday, December 16 at 5:30 p.m. All are … more
HONESDALE, PA — In barely 35 minutes at its November 6 meeting, the Honesdale Borough Council named a fair-housing officer, drafted its newest members to review and revamp the borough’s … more
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