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Creighton Economist Anticipates Early And In-Store Buying This Holiday Season

Yankton Daily Press 07 Dec 2021
OMAHA, Neb ... economy will experience a strong holiday buying season, Creighton University economics professor Ernie Goss, Ph.D., expects that consumers will see higher prices, fewer bargains and a lack of in-demand products due to supply chain disruptions, worker shortages and soaring inflationary pressures.
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Swap the Figgy Pudding with These Heavenly Holiday Drinks and Appetizers

Fremont Tribune 06 Dec 2021
‘Tis the season! As the weather gets colder, gift shopping begins, and Mariah Carey takes over the radio, you know that it’s finally the holiday season ... From sweet to savory to 21+, these recipes are perfect for sharing with your holiday guests ... This classy, upscale holiday appetizer will leave your guests begging for more.
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Keep these spiced pecans on hand for easy holiday snacking and serving

Fremont Tribune 06 Dec 2021
Pecans are one of the few edibles native to North America, and maybe that is why we seem to include them in so many holiday recipes ... Use pecans in all of your holiday cooking ... Consider making a large batch of the spiced pecan recipe below to keep on-hand for holiday cooking.
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How Christmas became an American holiday tradition, with a Santa Claus, gifts and a tree

Fremont Tribune 06 Dec 2021
(THE CONVERSATION) Each season, the celebration of Christmas has religious leaders and conservatives publicly complaining about the commercialization of the holiday and the growing lack of Christian sentiment ... This new holiday practice was completely outside and independent of Christian religious practices.
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Omaha Public Library a one-stop shop to fill holiday needs

Omaha World-Herald 04 Dec 2021
If you like those things, too, Omaha Public Library can help you to continue your holiday traditions or create some new ones!. Laura Marlane is the executive director of the Omaha Public Library ... On behalf of all of us at Omaha Public Library, we wish you a safe and happy holiday season … with just a little snow.
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THIS WEEK IN THE ARTS | Santa, live music, theater and more

The Mercury 04 Dec 2021
Holiday Performing Arts Festival ... Holiday Workshop, 1.30-3 p.m ... Drive through holiday light displays ... Holiday Open House and Trolley Ride, 7-9 p.m ... K-State Choirs Festival of Holiday Music, 3 p.m ... $10, k-state.edu/mtd/events or simpletix.com/e/k-state-choirs-festival-of-holiday-music-f-tickets-80273 ... Holiday Board Game Destresser, 6-8 p.m.
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Omaha police union's Shop with a Cop event helps about 30 children in need

Omaha World-Herald 03 Dec 2021
While the hope is that joyful and generous attitudes will be on display during the holiday season, Omaha police advise shoppers to stay vigilant whether at the mall or online ... The annual Shop with a Cop event hosted by the Omaha police union provided about 30 children from the Open Door Mission the chance to shop for holiday gifts.
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Santa Goes to Space, Christmas in Germany and 20+ other fun things to do this weekend

Omaha World-Herald 02 Dec 2021
Head to Dundee Thursday for a special holiday event from 5 to 8 p.m ... The KETV drive-through family festival, part of Omaha's Holiday Lights Festival, will take place Sunday from 11 a.m ... Go see ‘A Christmas Carol.' The Omaha Community Playhouse will once again show the classic holiday tale — “A Christmas Carol” — this season.
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Christmas concerts, crafts fairs and many other fun things to do this week

Fremont Tribune 02 Dec 2021
A Concert Featuring Camille Metoyer Moten,” 7.30 p.m., Howard Drew Theatre, Omaha Community Playhouse ... 14th St., Omaha ... Opening of “It’s a Wonderful Life,” 7 p.m., The Rose Theater, Omaha ... Discount ticket vouchers are available at Omaha area Hy-Vee stores ... Lights of Aksarben Art Activity, 6-8 p.m., Aksarben Village, Omaha.
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It's time for Christmas concerts, craft fairs and cookie boutiques

Fremont Tribune 02 Dec 2021
This interactive holiday show is set for 7 p.m ... If you’re looking to get a jump on your holiday baking and shopping, or would like to visit with Santa, there are plenty of events just for you this weekend ... Holiday bazaar ... in Fremont will be hosting its annual holiday bazaar from 10 a.m ... Holiday market ... Saturday and Sunday at Aksarben Village in Omaha.
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New jobless claims shoot back up to 222K after record-low report

New York Post 02 Dec 2021
... to holiday-linked volatility ... Claims are highly volatile, especially around holidays,” PNC chief economist Gus Faucher warned last week ... The recent drops in jobless claims likely overstated the economic recovery due to holiday-linked volatility.Jeff Bundy/Omaha World-Herald via AP.
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Celebrate the holidays with special centerpieces

Citrus County Chronicle 01 Dec 2021
Forging a fabulous holiday experience for the special people in your life starts with choosing a flavorful, tender cut of meat to serve as the centerpiece of the meal. Hand-cut by expert butchers, an option like Spiral-Sliced Ham from Omaha Steaks can serve as the focal point of a memorable holiday dinner ... Rum and Cola Holiday Ham.
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Santa's coming to town. Here's where you can find him in 2021

Omaha World-Herald 30 Nov 2021
There, families can take a free photo with Santa and receive free take-home holiday craft activity kits ... Santa has returned to the Omaha Children’s Museum and has brought some holiday magic with him ... The festival, part of Omaha's Holiday Lights Festival, will take place Dec ... at the Omaha Police Mounted Patrol Barn, 615 Leavenworth St.
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Live nativity, music and more will be part of North Omaha's Christmas in the Village

Omaha World-Herald 30 Nov 2021
Scenes of North Omaha. The annual tradition of Christmas in the Village will bring back some traditional family-friendly favorites and add more Saturday when it returns to North Omaha ... The lineup of gospel and jazz artists performing holiday music outdoors at Dreamland Plaza will include Kathy Tyree, Millicent Crawford and Big Wade.
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Santa Claus, a welcome presence for families and retailers, visits Rockbrook Village

Omaha World-Herald 28 Nov 2021
While the hope is that joyful and generous attitudes will be on display during the holiday season, Omaha police advise shoppers to stay vigilant whether at the mall or online ... Stephanie Goodrich of Omaha was getting in the Christmas spirit at the Brandeis Crossroads store, browsing through the display of holiday decorations in this Nov.

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