Holiday

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De Blasio Announces Addition Of Muslim Holidays To NYC Public Schools Calendar

Schools will now close for Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha, making New York City the largest school district in the nation to recognize the two holidays on the official school calendar.

03/04/2015

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Broadway Shows Pull In Over $2 Million More This Holiday Season Than Last

Theater-goers were generous to Broadway producers this holiday season, with 19 of the current 36 shows breaking the $1 million mark for the week and almost 30,000 more people in the seats than last Christmastime.

12/29/2014

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Wet, Foggy And Windy Weather Snarling Some Holiday Travel

Forecasters say rain will be heavy at times Wednesday and could cause flooding on the streets and in areas of poor drainage.

12/24/2014

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Last Minute Christmas Shoppers Hit Stores

There’s just a few hours left to complete your Christmas shopping list.

12/24/2014

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The Best Holiday Cookies In NYC

Santa isn’t the only person itching for some holiday cookies. Stop by one of these bakeries and get your sweet craving satisfied.

12/23/2014

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The 5 Best Holiday Shops For Her

Here are five places where every woman can feel and look her best for the holidays and beyond.

12/22/2014

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 03:  General view of the atmosphere at the 82nd annual Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center on December 3, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images)

The 5 Best Holiday Light Shows In NYC

It wouldn’t be the holidays without some traditional lighting displays. Come see New York at its most magical time at one of these five festive events.

12/19/2014

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The Best Chanukah Celebrations In NYC

Here’s our picks for the best ways to celebrate Chanukah in NYC.

12/16/2014

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Staten Island Nonprofit Provides Holiday Help For Those Still Struggling After Sandy

More than two years after Superstorm Sandy, there are still families struggling financially to give their children the kind of Christmas they want.

12/12/2014

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The 5 Best Holiday Pop-Up Stores & Spas

Are you looking to spice up your holiday gift giving this season? Stop by one of these five holiday pop-up stores and grab unique and festive presents for all the special people in your life.

12/10/2014

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The 5 Best Holiday Cruises Around NYC

Enjoy a special voyage aboard one of the many local holiday cruise lines this holiday season.

12/08/2014

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The Radio City Santa Claus Guide To Christmas In NYC

Charles Edward Hall, author of Santa Claus Is For Real: A True Christmas Fable About The Magic Of Believing, has a full guide to New York City’s iconic Christmas Holiday.

12/05/2014

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Holiday Gift Giving: Secret Santa Vs White Elephant

Use this handy guide to plan your gift exchange this year.

11/30/2014

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Navigating The Web For The Best Deals On Cyber Monday

Get prepared for big savings with these tips for Cyber Monday shopping.

11/28/2014

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Ring In The Holidays With CBS’ Merry Programming

CBS’ holiday programming promises to supply all the fun and entertainment you’re looking for this season and then some.

11/24/2014

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