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Thanksgiving

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Top Thanksgiving Articles

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  • Cold rain, wintry mix possible for Thanksgiving travelers

    Cold rain, wintry mix possible for Thanksgiving travelers
    Early forecasts for the busy pre-Thanksgiving travel days call for cold rain or a wintry mix of precipitation possible to further disrupt the chaos. The Weather Channel is calling for a 90 percent chance of rain Tuesday and a 100 percent chance of rain,...
  • Maryland athletes distribute 200 Thanksgiving meals in Baltimore area

    Maryland athletes distribute 200 Thanksgiving meals in Baltimore area
    University of Maryland athletes teamed with ShopRite and the YMCA of Central Maryland on Sunday to distribute 200 meals to less fortunate families at two Head Start locations in the Baltimore area. More than 70 students participated in the event,...
  • Muse, Tauber lead all turkeys to finish line in Bel Air

    Tyler Muse and Elizabeth Tauber each set a swift pace in the 18th annual Turkey Trot 5K in Bel Air on Thanksgiving, stretching out a densely packed field of record size. Muse finished almost a quarter-mile ahead of the closest of 1,546 other runners...
  • St. Philip's Episcopal Church opens its doors for Thanksgiving Day dinner [Old Town]

    If you find yourself without plans for the Thanksgiving holiday, you are invited to join a vast array of folks from near and far at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 522 Main St., from noon to 3 p.m. for its annual holiday dinner. The doors are open to all:...
  • Temps dip Sunday, some snow in mountains possible close to Thanksgiving

    Temps dip Sunday, some snow in mountains possible close to Thanksgiving
    Forecasters are keeping an eye on storms in several regions of the U.S. that could dump cold rain or even some snow in the Baltimore-Washington area in the days just before Thanksgiving, potentially complicating plans during the busiest travel time of the...
  • Clarksville tradition takes students to Philly for Thanksgiving

    Clarksville tradition takes students to Philly for Thanksgiving
    For 94 years, the streets of Philadelphia have been home to the oldest Thanksgiving parade in the country, complete with marching bands, floats, balloons and visit from Santa Claus. And for the last 12 years, the Clarksville Elementary School chorus has...
  • Cyber Monday, while less significant, could account for $2 billion in sales

    Cyber Monday, while less significant, could account for $2 billion in sales
    Consumers went in search of cyber deals Monday amid a barrage of emails and Web offers from retailers. But Cyber Monday may be losing its significance as the biggest online day of the season, thanks to this year's earlier and more diluted kickoff to...
  • Long Reach High School troupe dancing on clouds after invite to Macy's Parade

    Long Reach High School troupe dancing on clouds after invite to Macy's Parade
    Robin Flood was making plans to celebrate Thanksgiving in Boston with her family when she received the invitation last month. As the director of Long Reach High School's dance program, it was an important change of plans: The school's dance company...
  • Turkey visits Youth's Benefit to celebrate Thanksgiving [25 years ago]

    From The Aegis dated Nov. 24, 1988: Harford was getting ready for Thanksgiving 25 years ago this week, and students at Youth's Benefit Elementary School in Fallston got a visit from Tom Turkey, a 40-pound bronze breed who was not going to be the main...
  • Shopping season hits Harford [editorial]

    Calling the day after Thanksgiving Black Friday, at least according to one explanation, came into being as a business term. Its location on the calendar, coupled with it being a perfect day for people with the day off to do a little shopping, made it...
  • Fewer Marylanders expected to travel on Thanksgiving

    Fewer Marylanders expected to travel on Thanksgiving
    For the first time since the economy tanked and the country went into recession in 2008, fewer Marylanders are expected to travel for the Thanksgiving holiday than did the previous year. Don't get your hopes up for an easy commute, though. While less...
  • 'Black Friday' on Thanksgiving a hit in Harford

    'Black Friday' on Thanksgiving a hit in Harford
    Cathi Mielke, a committed Black Friday shopper, got a slightly earlier start this year than in prior years. "I like Black Friday shopping," the Carroll County resident said as she was leaving Best Buy in Bel Air Thursday night. "This is the first time I'...