Duluth Radio Station Claims Permanent Switch To Year-Round Christmas MusicA sports radio station in Duluth claims it's permanently changing formats to year-round holiday music. The switch-over happened late Wednesday, when WEBC-AM 560 and FM 106.5 began simulcasting Christmas tunes months before the holiday season begins.
Princess And Batman Costumes Top Halloween Shopping ListsIt's time to start planning for Halloween, and the results are already in for this year's most popular costumes.
Presidents Day: What's Open, What's Closed?Monday marks Presidents Day, and while many people will still be going to work, a number of offices such as the U.S. Post Office are closed for the federal holiday. Some schools are also closed.
Businesses Cope With Last-Minute Rush Before New Year'sBefore the countdown to the New Year begins, several local businesses count on one last rush of 2014. Grocery and liquor stores count New Year's Eve as one of the busiest days of the year and holiday season.
Time Running Out For Last-Minute Holiday ShoppersWith only a pair of days still left until Christmas, analysts are already predicting a milestone shopping season for retailers. This past weekend alone added up to the biggest two-day sales period ever, totaling $42 billon. Of course many shoppers aren't finished yet.
Holidays Can Be Especially Tough For Military FamiliesOver the next week, family and the holiday spirit will be top of mind, but some families will spend Christmas thousands of miles away from their loved ones. Military deployment can be difficult on the families left behind.
Last Weekend For Holidazzle VillageIf you haven't made it down to this year's Holidazzle Village in downtown Minneapolis, this weekend marks your last chance. The village runs along Nicollet Mall between 10th and 12th Streets, centered around Peavey Plaza. It opened this year as a replacement for the Holidazzle parade.
4 Things To Do: Winter Break Fun For KidsPublic schools across the Twin Cities are giving students a full two weeks off over winter break. Are you looking for some fun activities to try this winter vacation?
Best Romantic Winter Destinations For CouplesCouples looking for a romantic winter destination in America will enjoy any of these five beautiful places.
Wander Minnesota: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, Making Spirits BrightOne of my favorite places to visit at the holidays is the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. The McGuinn Great Hall in the Oswald Visitor Center is the home of several beautifully decorated Christmas trees, often including items found on the Arboretum grounds.
WCCO Radio Holiday Programming ScheduleTune into special holiday programming on WCCO Radio for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Best Holiday Destinations For SinglesThe best way to prevent a Blue Christmas is to visit one of the best holiday destinations in America for singles.