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Various families engage in friendly conversation while enjoying the beautiful street.

Eucalyptus Avenue lights up the winter season

December 16, 2018

As the countdown to Christmas continues, holiday spirit can be discovered on Eucalyptus Avenue, where families gather to appreciate the extravagant lights set up for the holiday...

People play in the fake snow pumped out by snow machines.

Night of Lights brings Christmas spirit to Half Moon Bay

December 10, 2018

Christmas spirit is starting to light up the faces of citizens in the Bay Area. The Night of Lights celebration in Half Moon Bay took place on Dec. 7 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. It began with a tree lighting ceremony at Mac Dut...

In the Hometown Holidays festival, a SamTrans bus with Christmas lights drives through the parade. Hometown Holidays is held annually on the first Saturday in December.

Hometown Holidays spreads Christmas joy

December 4, 2018

As the seasons change and fall rolls into winter, Christmas celebrations begin. The annual Hometown Holidays celebration took place on Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Some activities f...

Opinion: We should be thankful

December 2, 2018

To celebrate the start of the season of many holidays, Joseph Gomez rants about how we should be thankful for everything.

Along with joy, family, and gifts, the holiday season includes spending lots of money.

Society wishes you a costly Christmas

November 26, 2018

Christmas is a time for family and cheer, a time to be grateful and enjoy the presence of others. However, it's also the season to spend large amounts of money and time. Starting...

Hundreds gather at Hillsdale to see Santa and the tree lighting.

Hillsdale mall welcomes Christmas season

November 19, 2018

Although it is still a couple of days before Thanksgiving, it is never too early for Christmas at the Hillsdale Shopping Center.  Santa Claus decided to come a little early...

A Christmas tree with a price that many are not used to seeing.

Bay Area Christmas tree prices soar as Christmas tree shortage arises

November 30, 2017

As thousands of Bay Area families prepare to purchase their "perfect Christmas tree," many may be shocked by the stickered prices on every tree. Prices for Christmas trees have...

The Christmas Tree Lighting and Holiday Boutique attracted many people, and began the holiday season for the community.

Belmont Christmas tree lighting rings in the holiday season

November 27, 2017

No sooner did the red and orange Thanksgiving decorations come down, did the green and red Christmas decorations come up. On Monday, Nov. 27, the Carlmont Village Shopping Center hosted ...

Houses on Eucalyptus Street are already prepared for Christmas on Nov. 26.

Christmas comes earlier every year

November 27, 2017

After finishing Thanksgiving dinner, some think about the meal and their family. Others, however, are already plotting their Christmas and have made plans to pick up a tree the...

Grimaldi's Grand Exposition of Wonders holds a show while audiences laugh and take pictures.

Dickens Fair attracts Christmas enthusiasts

November 26, 2017

*source wished to keep their last name anonymous Hundreds kicked off the holiday season on Nov. 18 at the Cow Palace’s Great Dickens Christmas Fair and Victorian Holiday Party...

During the winter season, many stores set up Christmas decorations and deals to appeal to customers.

The commercial side of Christmas takes over

December 11, 2015

It's the wintertime again, and people are rushing for last minute holiday shopping. However, the rapidly commercializing world seems to be taking over the majority of the Christmas...

‘That’s Christmas to Me’ works a new Christmas angle

December 3, 2014

Pentatonix has delivered a fresh angle on classical Christmas tunes in their newest album “That’s Christmas to Me.” This is their fifth album since they won the televised...

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