Santa is sounding the alarm: "Christmas is in jeopardy.” What's making St. Nick a little less jolly this year? New analysis shows that suburban development patterns are driving up costs at the North Pole, say Paul Knight and Kevin Clark.
Dec 25, 2012 paullknight.com
The planners at Hogle-Ireland have developed a handy set of Holiday Design Guidelines, including Minimum Chimney Access Requirements and Sleigh Parking and Access Standards.
Dec 23, 2011 Hogle-Ireland
Leon Neyfakh of The Boston Globe examines the unexpectedly cohesive political roots of the controversial civic symbol.
Dec 20, 2011 The Boston Globe
Robert David Sullivan writes that the Main Street America department store is a holiday tradition, a grand public crossroads for celebrating the season.
Dec 12, 2011 Boston Globe
Downtown Elizabethtown, North Carolina is in the middle of a huge redevelopment project, and customers were avoiding the mess causing a blue Christmas for shopowners. City Hall stepped in and put a hold on revitalization, and Santa is back in town.
Dec 25, 2010 WWAY3
For 21 years this urban St. Nick has been delighting visitors to the South Street Seaport in New York.
Dec 25, 2009 The New York Times
A friend of mine who's a biophysicist popped in to see me the other day. He was all excited and showed me his "patent pending" letter for his newest invention. Opinion
Dec 23, 2009 By
Around the country, cities have been forced to scrimp by cutting back on holiday-themed light displays.
Dec 4, 2008 USA Today
Lionel is offering its first ever model subway set, recreating the New York subway system complete with station announcements and subway sounds.
Nov 28, 2008 The New York Times
Cities facing budget cuts are cutting back on Christmas decorations and events. Has the Grinch stolen Christmas?
Nov 11, 2008 The Wall St. Journal