Holidays

The Town of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea Invites You to Shop Small and Safe This Holiday Season

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 9:12pm

LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA, Fla., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone is invited to shop local this holiday season in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea.

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  • LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA, Fla., Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Everyone is invited to shop local this holiday season in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea.
  • "What better way to spread holiday cheer than by shopping local and supporting our local privately-owned businesses," said Mayor Chris Vincent.
  • "Everything in Town is just a stroll away, our Christmas Tree and decorations are up, so come on out and enjoy the ocean breeze while you shop for those one-of-a-kind gifts."
  • With its low-rise downtown buildings and mid-century modern architecture, the Town exudes old-Florida charm while celebrating its present-day connection to the ocean.

FedEx Freight and the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation Delivering Joy to Military Families this Holiday Season

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 9:00pm

The company will deliver joy and holiday cheer to military families through the Trees for Troops program, a joint effort led by the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation.

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  • The company will deliver joy and holiday cheer to military families through the Trees for Troops program, a joint effort led by the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation.
  • This year, FedEx Freight will deliver around 15,000 farm-grown Christmas trees to military families across the country.
  • We are honored to lend our world-class operations network to the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation and show appreciation to military families across the country.
  • FedEx Freight is involved with the Trees for Troops program as part of FedEx Cares, the companys community investment initiative.

Count down to Christmas with PlayCroco Online Casino

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 8:00pm

At least thats the word from PlayCroco , who have launched their awesome advent calendar as we make the turn towards 25th December.

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  • At least thats the word from PlayCroco , who have launched their awesome advent calendar as we make the turn towards 25th December.
  • Christmas in Croco Land is the most wonderful time of the year.
  • Bruce Fern, Casino Manager at PlayCroco, said: Christmas is a time for giving and were delighted to be able to give something back to our players at this time of year.
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Americans Took 35% Fewer Road Trips for Thanksgiving, Arrivalist Data Shows

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 2:27pm

Road trip travel over the Thanksgiving holiday was down 35% from last year, according to travel data company, Arrivalist and its Daily Travel Index.

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  • Road trip travel over the Thanksgiving holiday was down 35% from last year, according to travel data company, Arrivalist and its Daily Travel Index.
  • Road trip activity observed over Thanksgiving made it the least traveled major holiday of the year, with less activity than observed over Memorial Day.
  • Arrivalist will continue releasing updates from Thanksgiving road trips through the rest of the holiday weekend on www.Arrivalist.com/Daily-Travel-Index .
  • Trips observed in 2020 were also shorter with trips of 50-100 miles represented 46.1% of trips, up from 44.8% the year before.

Adorably Inquisitive Kitten Chases His Dream of Meeting Santa Up the Family Christmas Tree in Delightful New Children’s Book ‘Smokey’s Christmas Adventure’

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 11:00am

Smokey the kitten is no exception as readers will discover in the charming new childrens picture book Smokeys Christmas Adventure by D. L. Young.

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  • Smokey the kitten is no exception as readers will discover in the charming new childrens picture book Smokeys Christmas Adventure by D. L. Young.
  • One Christmas Eve, a sweet and curious kitten named Smokey was curled up under the family Christmas tree while waiting for Santa Claus arrival when he noticed there was no stocking hung up for him.
  • I hope Smokeys journey to meet Santa will put a smile on the face of every child who reads my book, said Young.
  • Smokeys Christmas Adventure is based on a dream Young had about her actual cat, also named Smokey who was a super curious kitten, climbing the Christmas tree and was encouraged to publish her story by family and friends.

Market America Shares Three Tips To Help You Conquer Your Holiday Shopping And Reduce The Stress That Comes With It

Friday, November 27, 2020 - 1:45pm

For instance, have you started on that holiday shopping list to make sure you have included all of your family members, close friends and key colleagues at work?

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  • For instance, have you started on that holiday shopping list to make sure you have included all of your family members, close friends and key colleagues at work?
  • If you just aren't confident about what this year's holiday shopping may look like, Market America is here to help with three tips to help you conquer your holiday shopping without all of the usual stress that comes with it.
  • You may have made a wonderful dish that you take over to your family holiday feast and forget a serving spoon.
  • They have their holiday shopping list for presents, food and festivities already prepared and have already purchased and wrapped a few gifts!

Northern Light Expands Its Financial Support of Massachusetts Salvation Army's 2020 Holiday Season Initiatives

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 1:56pm

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year the need is greater than ever for those served by The Salvation Army.

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  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year the need is greater than ever for those served by The Salvation Army.
  • Northern Light made a contribution of $50,000 to The Salvation Army's Thanksgiving food box distribution, which provided meals to more than 2,000 Boston families.
  • If the average family dinner on Thanksgiving Day has five family members, Northern Light helped provide for over 10,000 meals on Thanksgiving Day.
  • Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Northern Light is a charter member of the Center for Complex Systems and Enterprises at the Stevens Institute of Technology .

AnimalPride.com Donating 100% of Thanksgiving Day Sales, Up to $10,000, to Zoo

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 1:35pm

The online apparel retailer has selected the NEW (Northeastern Wisconsin) Zoo & Adventure Park as the recipient of sales from its 1st Annual Giving Day.

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  • The online apparel retailer has selected the NEW (Northeastern Wisconsin) Zoo & Adventure Park as the recipient of sales from its 1st Annual Giving Day.
  • Under the initiative, the Green Bay zoo will receive 100% of all sales, up to $10,000, from purchases made on AnimalPride.com this Thanksgiving Day,Thursday, November 26th.
  • "In these trying times, zoos need your support now more than ever," said AnimalPride.com COO Chas Deist.
  • This special 'Giving Day' event presents a perfect opportunity to get some of your holiday shopping done while supporting a great zoo."

Michaels Black Friday Deals 2020: Christmas Tree, Cricut & More Arts & Craft Supplies Sales Researched by Retail Egg

Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 10:30am

Black Friday 2020 experts are listing the top Michaels deals for Black Friday 2020, featuring deals on Cricut Joy, Maker, & Explore Air cutting machines, artificial pre-lit Christmas trees (6ft, 7ft, 8ft, and 9ft) and more arts and craft supplies.

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  • Black Friday 2020 experts are listing the top Michaels deals for Black Friday 2020, featuring deals on Cricut Joy, Maker, & Explore Air cutting machines, artificial pre-lit Christmas trees (6ft, 7ft, 8ft, and 9ft) and more arts and craft supplies.
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Consumers Planning to Spend $470 over Thanksgiving Weekend: ICSC Survey

Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 3:46pm

Consumers are eyeing Thanksgiving Weekend with careful optimism, as the new ICSC Thanksgiving Weekend Intentions survey found that 85 percent expect to shop in the period beginning Thanksgiving and ending Cyber Monday.

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  • Consumers are eyeing Thanksgiving Weekend with careful optimism, as the new ICSC Thanksgiving Weekend Intentions survey found that 85 percent expect to shop in the period beginning Thanksgiving and ending Cyber Monday.
  • On average, consumers are projected to spend $470 on holiday items over the course of the weekend.
  • Thanksgiving weekend will look different this year due to the pandemic, but consumers will still spend time shopping for holiday gifts and items, said Tom McGee, President and CEO of ICSC.
  • The ICSC Thanksgiving Weekend Intentions Survey was conducted online by Engine Insights on behalf of ICSC November 13 15, 2020.