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Christmas Traditions from Around the World

Globe Ornament on blue sky/shooting stars background

Yuletide Celebrations as Enjoyed in Selected Countries Christmas is celebrated in many countries as a combination of ancient rituals and modern habits.  While there is considerable variety in how the Yule has evolved across the globe, there are some common traits and symbols no matter where you visit.  The holiday incorporates family gatherings, commerce, and… read more >>

Summer at the Drive-In

Drive in theater movie vintage sign

Summer is the best time to hit up the Drive-In movie theatre!  Open windows, bring your own snacks, and enjoy a movie on a hot summer evening with family or friends! In Camden, New Jersey on June 6, 1933, Richard M. Hollingshead Jr. opened the first ever drive-in movie theater featuring a 40-foot by 50-foot… read more >>