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Don’t be that person who spoils the truth about Santa Claus

Don’t be that person who spoils the truth about Santa Claus

Jen Gordus

December 6, 2017

ights twinkle on the tree illuminating the darkness, cookies and milk reside by the fireplace, and children sleep in their beds waiting for Santa Claus to slide down the chimney on the night of Christmas Eve. Unless those children already know the truth about the man in the red suit and how old St. Ni...

A Very Merry Christmas for Huntley

A Very Merry Christmas for Huntley

Emily Kindl

December 5, 2016

Braving the wintry cold, families are standing in line outside sipping on the free hot chocolate, waiting for the horse-drawn trolleys to arrive. Excitement exudes from the children when they hear the clopping of the horses nearing them. Inside, beautifully and festively decorated Christmas trees line...

NHS gets in the spirit of giving

NHS gets in the spirit of giving

Sarah Henderson

January 14, 2015

he biting cold on the evening of Monday Dec. 22  was nothing compared to the warm, festive spirit that filled the air in the Huntley Culver's on Route 47. Blue and Silver decorations were strung up all around the store, Christmas music was playing, and families and friends were enjoying a simple ev...

Song of the Week: Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24

Song of the Week: Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24

Courtney Thomas

December 9, 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GufRiBUZQPc The song “Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24," by Trans Siberian Orchestra, was released in 1996. It is an instrumental mash-up of “Carol of the Bells” and “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” and is the single greatest jam-out Christmas song out there. It...

Marlowe middle school hosts a breakfast with Santa

Marlowe middle school hosts a breakfast with Santa

Rachel Brands

December 8, 2014

arlowe Middle School was decorated exquisitely for Christmas on the morning of Saturday, Dec. 6. The school hosted a Breakfast with Santa event from 8-9:30 a.m., and then 10-11:30 a.m. Many families showed up with their young children to have breakfast and play some of the holiday-themed games set u...

What To Watch: “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation”

What To Watch: “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation”

Tyler Lopez

December 7, 2014

is the season for spending time with family, caroling, gift-giving and putting up massive amounts of Christmas lights on top of your house and making it look a multicolored light bulb. Yet again, your father is not Clark Griswold. The Griswolds are back. Christmas is only a few  weeks away and qu...

Song of the Week: Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree

Song of the Week: Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree

Courtney Thomas

December 1, 2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bnIqLlBwzrc n December of 1958, Brenda Lee, who was 13 years old at the time, released “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree.” Over 30 people have recorded covers of her song and the song had its peak in December of 1965 when it reached number three on the Billboar...

The five best December movie trailers are…

The five best December movie trailers are…

Devin Martin

November 14, 2014

any movies will flood to theaters in December, and people are very indecisive on what to watch. They range from Pyramids, museums, fairies, a hobbit, and a journey into the woods.  Here are the top five movie trailers for December. 5) The Hobbit:The Battle of Five Armies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVAgTiBrrDA A promise was made,...

Holiday gift-giving don’ts

Holiday gift-giving don’ts

Angelica Cataldo

December 20, 2013

I don’t know about you, but the holidays came a lot faster than I expected them to, which means I found myself in the midst of the last-minute-shopping crowd. Through my countless ventures between the aisles and in the check-out lanes, I realized the plethora of gift ideas that I had were just plain a...

It’s the most wonderful time of movies and music

It’s the most wonderful time of movies and music

Laura Pilat

December 20, 2013

Delicate snowflakes fall against the white blanket that lies on the ground outside, coating every pine tree that once was bare. Just escaping the bitter chill from the outdoor tundra, the mittens and jackets are shed as the snow is shaken off. With water boiling on the oven, the Swiss Miss hot chocola...

Huntley High School’s Freshmen Class and Link Crew Raise Over $3,200 for Holiday Charity

Huntley High School’s Freshmen Class and Link Crew Raise Over $3,200 for Holiday Charity

Mike Krebs

December 18, 2011

On December 7, the Huntley High School Link Crew and their freshman advisories delivered Christmas gifts to St. Mary's Catholic Church that will be delivered to needy children throughout the area. Since before Thanksgiving, the Link Crew Leaders, and their respective freshman advisories have been collectin...

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