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When to Watch the Mohawk Valley Ballet Perform the Nutcracker in Utica

As we get closer to Christmas it is time to bring back an annual holiday favorite, The Nutcracker. The Mohawk Valley Ballet is celebrating its 40th Season of performing the traditional production.

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Overly-Enthused Customers Camping Out at Best Buy for Black Friday [VIDEO, POLL]

Black Friday can be crazy, which may be why some folks are going to extremes to make sure they don't miss out on the deals.

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Favorite Christmas Memories In Central New York: Buttenschon Tree Farm

Decisions, decisions. There are so many that come with a Christmas celebration.

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Do You Remember Rome’s Large Christmas Display?

Growing up in Rome the holiday season was always special to me. I remember going to the Christmas tree lighting that would take place at the Fort. 

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RCIL’s ‘Wonderland Of Lights’ At The Masonic Home – 2013 Edition

You may be one of the 30,000 people that ride through the Wonderland of Lights every year at the Masonic Home, driving your stuffed carload through all of the displays. But what you may not know is that it's actually a fundraiser

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The Players of Utica present the 31st season of Scrooge.
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The Players Of Utica Present The 31st Season of “Scrooge”

One of Central New York's most loved and anticipated holiday traditions returns to the Stanley next month.  The Players of Utica present their 31st season of "Scrooge."

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Where to See Santa Claus in Utica

Looking for places to see Santa Claus in Utica? We've got some places where the Big Guy will be appearing during the Christmas season.

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7 Unique Places to Find Hanukkah and Christmas Gifts in the Utica Area

Hanukkah is only a few days away, and Christmas is right around the corner. And that means people are going to be rushing to buy the best gifts they can find. But how great is a gift if it's not unique or original? It's like everyone has the same thing. Luckily, in the greater Utica area, there are many unique stores where you can find those one-of-a-kind gifts that nobody else has.

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Schedule of Events at Christmas On Main Street

Santa comes to town this Saturday at Historic Union Station in Utica.  Christmas on Main Street presented by Adirondack Railroad.  You can start your day with a special Breakfast with Santa featuring McDonald's Hotcakes and O-J.  Then enjoy lots of free Christmas activities, wagon rides, a petting zoo and more.  Click for the complete schedule.

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AC/DC Fans Want ‘Highway to Hell’ for Christmas

If AC/DC fans in the U.K. have their way this Christmas, no one will have to sing 'Do You Hear What I Hear?,' because they'll all be surrounded by the sounds of the band's classic 1979 hit 'Highway to Hell.'

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How And When To Tell Your Kids The Truth About Santa

It's just as magical for us parents as it is for our kids, watching the wonder on their faces as they believe that they've just witnessed real magic: getting goodies for their lost teeth, picking up eggs from a rabbit in a hurry and trying to imagine a guy fitting through their chimney

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What Holiday Jobs Offer the Best Opportunities and Benefits?

If you’ve been considering a seasonal job to bring in some extra cash during the holidays, it’s time to start going through the job listings. (Check sites like Indeed, GrooveJob and Snag a Job for opportunities in your area, or visit a company’s site or location directly.) There are numerous opportunities and possibilities that open up to you when you land that seasonal holiday position, beyond just having some extra dough in your pocket for festivities and holiday shopping.

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