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A Capital-Star holiday tradition: The WPXI-TV Yule log

BY: - December 25, 2020

It’s Christmas Day. And if you grew up in the tri-state area in the 1970s and 1980s, then the chance are pretty good that you remember the WPXI-TV Yule Log. And if you don’t, welcome to a treat.

A Capital-Star holiday tradition: Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

BY: - December 25, 2020

No Santa Claus! Thank God! he lives, and he lives forever. A thousand years from now, Virginia, nay, ten times ten thousand years from now, he will continue to make glad the heart of childhood.

Under Pressure: Many Americans spend more on holidays than they are comfortable with | The Numbers Racket

BY: - December 21, 2020

The holiday season comes with a lot of pressure. There’s the pressure of hosting dinner, finding the perfect gift, or even the pressure of looking your best for that trip to your relative’s house or those holiday card portraits. But this year, the holiday season looks a bit different. However, the pandemic hasn’t completely whisked away the pressures of the holidays. 

COMMENTARY

Four steps to navigate a physically distant holiday season if you’re struggling | Opinion

BY: - December 20, 2020

It's safe to say that the year 2020 has changed many of us. It has tested us, deprived us of memories and opportunities, and led to extraordinary suffering on a widespread scale.

COMMENTARY

It’s a time to heal – and to move forward together | Lloyd E. Sheaffer

BY: - December 17, 2020

This is a time to forgive and forgive, not forgive and forget.