Tag Archives: Christmas

The Movie Diary
November 13, 2018

You’re a mean one

By Dom Cioffi As a young child, I reveled in picture books. It wasn’t that I loved to read so much as I loved looking at the illustrations. This is…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
December 20, 2017

Skate with Santa!

Thursday, Dec. 21, 10 a.m.-12 noon—RUTLAND—Rutland Recreation & Parks Department offers a chance to skate with the season’s hero — Santa! Head to the ice at Giorgetti Park for a skate…

Hatchimal Christmas craze
Local News
December 28, 2016

Hatchimal Christmas craze

By Polly Lynn Hatchimals— interactive, furry creature that hatches out of an egg and grow with care—were the must-have item for many this Christmas. Kids must coax the mystery creature…

The trees of Christmas past and future
Column
December 28, 2016

The trees of Christmas past and future

By Patrick White You picked it out, maybe cut it down, brought it home, watered it, and decorated it. But do you know what species of tree that is, surrounded…

Christmas in the 1950s
Looking Back
January 6, 2016

Christmas in the 1950s

As a young child in the 50s I remember sitting at a pullout-top desk in our living room, writing my letter to Santa. If selected, it would be read at…