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Thanksgiving

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Top Thanksgiving Articles

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  • After Thanksgiving, many Carroll families turn appetite to Christmas trees

    After Thanksgiving, many Carroll families turn appetite to Christmas trees
    The weekend after Thanksgiving not only signals the official start of the Christmas season, but also the start of the Christmas tree hunting season.  For many families, holiday traditions include a visit to a cut-your-own tree farm the weekend of...
  • How to delay Christmas cactus blooms

    How to delay Christmas cactus blooms
    As soon as I brought my Christmas cactus indoors, it budded. It has finished blooming before Thanksgiving! How can I slow it down next year? Night temperatures of 50-55 degrees initiate bud formation on this jungle cactus, also known as Thanksgiving...
  • NPD Group's Shop-o-Meter finds 8 percent of holiday shopping is done

    NPD Group's Shop-o-Meter finds 8 percent of holiday shopping is done
    If you’re thinking the holiday shopping season has crept up sooner in the year than usual, you might be right. The buying and selling "is off to an earlier start than any other holiday season I can remember," says Marshal Cohen, who follows...
  • Spare the turkey, pass the fruit [Letter]

    President Obama will get a break from "Obamacare" when he pardons the traditional Thanksgiving turkey. Each of us can also set aside our cares by pardoning a turkey and choosing a nonviolent Thanksgiving observance — one that gives thanks for our...
  • City hopes to finish emergency water main work by Thanksgiving

    Baltimore City is making progress on three different water and sewer repair projects in Hampden, and hopes to finish one that affects merchants on The Avenue in the next two to three weeks, Public Works officials say. "We just have a lot of work going...
  • A Wampanoag Thanksgiving [Letter]

    This November, my step-daughter is hosting a dinner based on food that might have been eaten at the very first Thanksgiving celebration centuries ago. I had qualms about the project and no idea where to find authentic recipes of Native Americans or the...
  • Final weeks for Catonsville Farmers Market

    Final weeks for Catonsville Farmers Market
    Though the first whispers of snow have made their way into this week's weather forecast, the Catonsville Farmers Market is still going strong. The market began May 5 and has run every Sunday since on the parking lot behind Friendly's restaurant in the...
  • Toys R Us to open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving

    Toys R Us to open at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving
    Less than a day after Walmart announced its earliest ever Black Friday doorbuster – 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving – Toys R Us said it will open at 5 p.m. on Turkey Day. The toy chain said its doorbuster sale will feature more than 300 deals...
  • Walmart will kick off Black Friday at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving

    Walmart will kick off Black Friday at 6 p.m. Thanksgiving
    Walmart is planning its earliest ever Black Friday doorbuster sale – starting at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving. That’s when shoppers who get a spot in a designated line in the store will be guaranteed the chance to buy certain sale items for one...
  • Scary Mommy easing mothers' fears for Thanksgiving

    Scary Mommy easing mothers' fears for Thanksgiving
    The confessions from moms on the Scary Mommy blog are often funny: the spoon kept in the glovebox for eating Ben & Jerry's in the store parking lot, letting ketchup count as a "vegetable," going to the gym to read magazines instead of work out. But as...
  • End of an era as Roland Park Bakery and Deli closes its doors (Hudson's Corner Column)

    November brings frost, lingering tree color and falling leaves. This year it brings other changes to the neighborhood landscape. On Nov. 8, Anita Ward, 30-year owner of the Roland Park Bakery and Deli, closed her business. After a long run at the Roland...
  • Shoppers come out for calmer Black Friday

    Shoppers come out for calmer Black Friday
    Opposed to shopping on Thanksgiving Day, Betty Allen of West Friendship waited until midnight to head to Walmart in Ellicott City for $2 DVDs and then shopped through the night without crowds to buy boots and clothing for her four children with stops at...