What Lee's 'Watchman' reveals about racism

...benevolent, messianic character, people seem to be reacting as if they've been told, 'No, Virginia, there is no Santa Claus,'" said Matthew W. Hughey, associate professor of sociology at the University of Connecticut and author of the book "The...
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

...asked the newspaper, "Is there a Santa Claus?" It has since become the most reprinted...knowledge.Yes, VIRGINIA, there is a Santa Claus. He exists as certainly as love and generosity...would be the world if there were no Santa Claus. It would be as dreary as if there were...
That's not mistletoe ... North Pole won't block pot sales

...year.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported even Santa Claus - yes, that's his real name - testified in favor of selling...Christmas-themed town, where light poles resemble candy canes.Claus said he is medical marijuana patient, and he'd like to buy...
State sees huge interest in new pot board

...Alaska-Anchorage. Even this reporter applied.Bob Claus, a former Alaska State Trooper in Craig...this would be a great place to start," Claus said.When asked what he would do if put on the board, Claus said he would try to stand up for rural...
Aircraft deployments force fewer visits for Guard's Operation Santa Claus

...There are certain locations where Santa Claus needs some help. They don't lend themselves...and Army National Guard.Operation Santa Claus relies on dozens of soldiers and citizen...villages.Some years, Operation Santa Claus is able to reach several villages, especially...
Santa Claus an important tradition

...of people are downplaying the importance of Santa Claus. I would like to express my concern about this...opposition to teaching children to believe in Santa Claus. However, the Santa Claus tradition has religious origins that can be helpful...
Santa Claus came to town

...hammer now!" 3-year-old Gavin Garrison commanded, as Santa Claus helped him put together a fire station. Then he changed his...The price of reindeer feed and a slow economy had Santa Claus arriving to Home Depot in Lemon Creek via chopper, courtesy...
Santa Claus is coming to town

That jolly old elf, Santa Claus, visited Juneau Friday, helping fire fighters hand out candy to Juneau boys and girls from near the Mount Roberts Tramway to...
Photos: Operation Santa Claus

...Palin helps Santa pass out gifts Saturday during Operation Santa Claus in Kivalina. Next, the Alaska Army National Guard commander...Austin Swan, Enoch Adams Jr. and Colleen Swan. Operation Santa Claus, an Alaska National Guard community relations program, provides...
Firefighters sponsor Santa Claus visit

JUNEAU - Capital City Fire and Rescue will sponsor a Santa Claus visit Friday starting at 6:30 p.m. downtown. A fire truck with Santa and firefighters giving out candy canes will begin at...


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