By - 11/28/10 - 10:42 am

Gloucester begins construction of the lobster-trap Christmas tree.

By - 11/27/10 - 10:13 pm

Christmas lights

The Ohnemus family of Medway really likes Christmas, Paul Keleher discovered.

Meanwhile, it looks like the guy on the Arborway is once again limiting himself to a giant illuminated Star of David.

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By - 11/26/10 - 10:52 am

Time Out Boston lists some different places to get gifts this season, from the MIT Glass Lab Holiday Sale to the Fort Point Artist Community’s 12th Annual Holiday Sale.

By - 11/18/10 - 8:35 am

Boston Radio Watch reports WODS went all-Christmas, all-the-frickin'-time today, just minutes after traditional Xmas-till-you-drop rival WROR. Both were beaten this year by a Providence station.

By - 11/12/10 - 7:11 pm

The Rockport Legion Band announces the dates for their annual holiday programs. There will be two performances, the first on Friday, December 3 at the Rockport Methodist Church; the second on Thursday, December 9 at the Rockport Congregational Church.. Both programs will begin at 7:00 P.M. Please join us either night for an evening of holiday music and good cheer.

Music will include traditional pieces... Read more

By - 11/2/10 - 1:24 pm

Salvation Army bellringer - on Election Day!

A concerned citizen passes along this photo of, yes, a Salvation Army bellringer, today, Election Day, outside the Government Center T stop. Paging Dr. Suldog.... Read more

By - 10/28/10 - 2:50 pm

Is it time for my annual boycott of Karen Blake already? Gah!

UPDATE: OK, they haven't gone to All Xmas All the Time yet, it's for some contest where they play "one of our many versions 'Santa Clause Is Coming to Town' " and if you're the 20th caller you win just enough money to replace the radio you've flung to the ground in disgust.... Read more

By - 10/27/10 - 7:41 am

Jim Sullivan opens his annual, Sisyphean campaign to remind retailers about this thing called "a calendar."

By - 9/26/10 - 4:02 pm

Christmas in September

It's Christmas in September at the West Roxbury Home Depot, which has everything from giant fake trees to giant snow globes to a giant collection of Martha Stewart ornaments, including gold-speckled pine cones. When does WODS switch to Christmas music?... Read more

By - 12/25/09 - 2:20 pm

Kelly shows off her newest but already favorite Christmas-tree ornament.

By - 12/25/09 - 11:57 am

David Schachner wandered around downtown last night, taking photos, including this one.

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By - 12/25/09 - 10:42 am

16WadeSt captured the mood in the Public Garden last night.

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By - 12/24/09 - 8:55 pm

Legendary Boston DJ Oedipus broadcasts his annual Christmas Eve show on WFNX for the first time.

Listen here

Check out Boston Radio Watch for more info on the history of his Christmas Eve show.

By - 12/23/09 - 3:22 pm

One good Santa deserves another in SomervilleOne good Santa deserves another in Somerville

Scott discovers where Santas are cloned.

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By - 12/18/09 - 9:22 pm

I think our work here is done. That Hottness reviews the Midwesterner's bunched panties.

By - 12/13/09 - 8:08 pm

Matt Conti covers the North End Christmas parade.

By - 12/13/09 - 3:00 pm

Santa made his annual visit to Grove and Washington streets in West Roxbury this morning, where he was serenaded by the Beethoven/Ohrenberger School chorus. Afterwards, kids enjoyed pizza, cookies and hot chocolate.

By - 12/12/09 - 3:00 pm


Paul Keleher watched the annual Santas in Speedos run around the Back Bay today.

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Another photo.
Leaders of the Santa pack.
Santa and his reindeer.