People standing outside in front of the Mount Vernon mansion at night watching fireworks. (Photo: Mount Vernon)

Weekend Guide

‘Twas the Weekend Before Christmas There are only five shopping days before Christmas and Hanukkah begins this Sunday. If you need a break from shopping or wrapping presents, there are plenty of holiday activities including light displays, concerts and plays to get you in
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A woman introducing her boyfriend to her parents, who are sitting on a couch. (Photo: iStock)

Holiday Hurtle

Handling the Holidays with Family With Halloween out of the way, here come all the family-focused holidays! From Thanksgiving to Christmas or Hanukkah to New Year’s Day, all these holidays typically involve family reunions of some sort. This is great, but can be problematic if
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