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Christmas tree lighting

Christmas tree lighting

Josh Crim, Reporter

December 1, 2017

Northeast Community College decided to start a new Holiday tradition this year. A tree lighting commenced behind the library at 5:30 on Wednesday night. Hot cocoa and apple cider were served while the Northeast choir performed classic Christmas carols. Dr. Chipps spoke as well. Chipps made it a point...

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on TV

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on TV

November 16, 2017

By Rick Bentley Tribune News Service (TNS) There are numerous big decisions to be made during the holidays, from gift selections to menu creations. You are on your own with those issues, but we can offer some help when it comes to selecting television programming. This year’s lineup of shows incl...

Online shopping reaches new highs for the holidays

December 6, 2016

By Lorraine Mirabella The Baltimore Sun (TNS) In a converted former broom factory in Baltimore, employees of checked inventory and pricing, prepared email blasts and packed up cartloads of gadgets to help golfers improve their game. “This is our Super Bowl right now, for the nex...

Consumerism and the Holidays

Brittany Hinkel, Editor/Cartoonist

November 27, 2012

It’s a well-known fact that retail sales increase during the holiday season. According to an article, 2012 Christmas Holiday Shopping Season Retail Sales, Job, Technology Predictions, written by Barbara Farfan, the National Retail Federation predicts that Holiday shopping season sales wi...

Happenings in December

Britt Young, Ad Sales

December 6, 2011

December is the time of year to be grateful for everything people have, also it is a time to be aware of safe driving and other issues. On Northeast Community College in Norfolk it is Aids and National Drunk and Drugged  Driving Awareness Month. On PubMed it defined AIDS (acquired immune deficiency...

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