5 Best Eating And Drinking Events This WeekendIt’s the last weekend before Christmas. Live it up via music, ugly sweaters, and lots of candy canes, and/or by participating in one of our picks for the best eating, drinking, and merrymaking events this weekend.
New Jersey Soldier Gives Son And Daughter The Ultimate Christmas SurpriseThe Christmas list for Reilly and Braddock Archibald isn't a long one. This year, they have just one request for Santa at the Christmas Caverns in Fairfield.
United Airlines Takes Children On Flight From Newark To 'North Pole'The children, many of whom have or are recovering from a serious illness, are patients at University Hospital and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.
JFK Hangar Transformed Into North Pole For Bronx KidsIt was an extraordinary day for a group of students in the Bronx Wednesday, as they took the trip of a lifetime to the North Pole – if only in their imaginations.
Seen At 11: Promoting Good Behavior With The Elf On A ShelfThe Elf on the Shelf is on the move – with elves checking on your kids to see if they’ve been naughty or nice.
Special African-American Santa Holds Court At Macy'sCrowds in the know have been drawn to Macy’s to see the “special Santa,” an African-American Santa Claus tucked away in Santaland at the Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square.
Santa Claus Returns To Yonkers Orphanage He Once Called HomeAndrew Malcolm visits the Andrus Center each year dressed as Santa Claus and bearing gifts. The white-bearded man used to live at the orphanage from 1941-48.
Not All New Yorkers Are Feeling Merry As SantaCon ApproachesAn annual bar crawl known as SantaCon that features people dressed as Santa Claus drinking their way through the city has been blamed for stopping traffic, clogging streets, and wreaking havoc around Manhattan.
Holiday Celebrations Underway In YonkersSanta and Mrs. Claus were on hand for the festivities, the couple watched as Emanuel Ringers and Yuletide Carolers put on live performances.
NORAD Tracking Santa's Progress When will Santa hit the Tri-State Area? It's hard to say exactly. By midday Monday, he was flying over Pakistan, according to NORAD.
Sick Children Take Fantasy Flight To Santa’s Workshop From Newark AirportNearly 40 deserving children and teens -- all dealing with health problems at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and University Hospital -- anxiously awaited a visit to Santa and a day filled with magic.
Grinch Steals Christmas From Autistic Child On Long IslandNYPD officer Arnaldo Magnoni said his 7-year-old son loved the colorful inflatable merry-go-round that spun around with Santa Claus on it. That is, until the holiday decoration was cut into pieces and left on the ground.