Holiday Season

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Gift Guide For The Creative Type

With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to think about that shopping list. Here are a few gift ideas for those creative types.


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Gift Guide For The Technophile

All sorts of tech gifts are available this holiday season. Here are some of our favorites for that technophile on your list.


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Gift Guide For The Car Lover

We all spend a lot of time in our cars. Here are a bunch of great gift ideas for that frequent driver on your holiday list.


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Gift Guide For The Foodie

The holidays are filled with festive food. Here are some delicious edible gifts to give your hungry friends and family.


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Gallery: Fun Technology Gifts For 2011

Need a gift for the technophile in your life? Here are a few fun and exciting gift ideas you probably haven’t thought of.


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Barnes & Noble Overall Store Revenue Up 8.2 Pct

Revenue in stores open at least one year rose 9.7 percent. That was the company’s best holiday performance in more than a decade, Barnes & Noble said.


Parishioners sit for a Christmas Eve service in Trinity Church December 24, 2010 in New York City. Trinity Church, a 300-year-old Episcopal parish in the heart of lower Manhattan, conducts several Christmas-time services every year. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Christians Head To Church To Celebrate Christmas Mass

Christmas services are taking place all over the region. For Christians, the true meaning Christmas isn’t about the gifts, but for celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ.


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Your Old Computer Can Help Those In Need

Getting a computer not only brought Elender Foxe and her family into the 21st century, it changed their lives.


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HealthWatch: Holiday Season Doctor Visits

You’ve got parties to go to, shopping to do, presents to wrap and family to visit, so who has time for something like going to the doctor? But now is exactly the time you should be going to the doctor and not after the first of the year.


Protesters call for extension of unemployment benefits on Varick Street on Nov. 12. (Photo/Ginny Kosola, WCBS 880)

NY’s Unemployed Could Lose Benefits Before Holidays

A partisan dispute in Washington is threatening to unhinge the lives of the unemployed, and just in time for the holidays.


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Free Parking During Holidays?

Some local politicians want to give New Yorkers an early holiday gift.


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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Has Arrived

The 74-foot, 12-ton norway spruce was cut down at a home in Mahopac in Putnam County.


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Road Construction Has Some L.I. Retailers Seeing Red

The $33 million project on busy Route 112 through Coram and Port Jefferson Station will take a year to complete.