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2013-10-30 23:29:32

Just before the start of the annual “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority unveiled an opportunity for visitors to see Flick, a character from the classic Christmas movie “A Christmas Story,” get his tongue stuck to a flag pole in front of the Indiana Welcome Center. Hammond, Indiana (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Just before the start of the annual “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, the South Shore Convention and Visitors...

2010-11-24 10:27:00

CLEVELAND, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Get an inside peak into your favorite holiday movie 'A Christmas Story' with the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. The Cleveland hotel is headquarters for the 'A Christmas Story' Convention and is offering guests two exclusive packages to experience a holiday tradition like never before. The Christmas Story Package is available November 25-28, 2010, and includes: Deluxe Cleveland lodging accommodations Self-parking for one car Buffet breakfast for two...

2010-11-07 00:15:09

An emergency, a rescue, an adventure and the most adorable cast of characters to meet Christmas in ages, Flying Poodles is sure to become one of your family's favorite holiday traditions. Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) November 5, 2010 A new Christmas classic has been released just in time for the holidays, written by Karen Morss and illustrated by Ginger Nielson. An emergency, a rescue, an adventure and the most adorable cast of characters to meet Christmas in ages, Flying Poodles is sure to...

2009-12-14 17:27:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A recent survey by StrategyOne looking at how America celebrates Christmas has revealed the following: Americans' Christmas trees are more likely to come from a factory and not a forest. Increasingly, families are celebrating the two days of Christmas. Angels narrowly lead stars as America's most popular tree topper. When Americans want to bring holiday cheer to their homes, the majority do it with multi-colored lights. While A Christmas...

2009-01-15 14:57:09

Police in Northwest Indiana said they were called to the scene when a 10-year-old boy stuck his tongue to a freezing streetlight pole. Officers said the boy, a fourth grader at Field Elementary School in Hammond, mumbled to police that he had licked the pole after a friend dared him, The (Northwest Indiana) Times reported Thursday. The boy yanked himself away from the pole before an ambulance arrived and police said they gave the boy's mother, who was described as pretty upset by the...

2008-10-15 21:00:35

A celebration and convention are being planned in Cleveland to mark the 25th anniversary of the classic yuletide movie "A Christmas Story," organizers said. A Christmas Story House & Museum is orchestrating the events, which are to take place Nov. 28 and 29. Cleveland is where many exterior scenes of the movie were shot and where A Christmas Story House, the home featured in it that was restored to its original movie appearance, opened to visitors two years ago. The convention...

2008-10-15 09:00:21

CLEVELAND, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The beloved holiday classic "A Christmas Story" celebrates its 25th anniversary this November. To mark this milestone, A Christmas Story House & Museum presents "A Christmas Story" 25th Anniversary Celebration & Convention on Nov. 28-29 in Cleveland. The event features a reunion of actors from the movie. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081015/CLW013 ) The convention will bring "A Christmas Story" fans (known as Ralphies) to...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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