Stories tagged: "holidays"


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Arizona Bowl Organizers Look to Bounce Back From 2020’s Fanless Games

With COVID-19 protocols in 2020 prohibiting fans at the Fiesta and Arizona bowls, organizers are eager to welcome fans and teams this year.

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Phoenix Woman Raises Over $7,000 Worth of Toys for Kids This Christmas

What started as a way to give back during the pandemic has grown into an endeavor that provides holiday gifts for hundreds of Valley children.

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Posadas Are Back on This Year. What Is This Latino Tradition All About?

Posadas were largely put on hold last year because of the pandemic, but are coming back in a big way in 2021.

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Here Are Some Ways to Give Back in Arizona This Holiday Season

Here are some easy ways to help Arizonans hurting from the COVID-19 pandemic still have a happy holiday season. 

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Health Experts: Holiday Gatherings ‘Should Be Fine’—With Precautions

The recommendation is a sharp change from holidays a year ago, when health officials warned against travel and all but the most limited family gatherings.

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Here Are 7 Ideas for Giving Gifts Without Breaking the Bank

A day spent outdoors, a thrifted movie collection, or a spread of local hot sauces—here are some gift ideas that won’t leave you broke. 

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The 7 Best Locations for Your Holiday Portraits, According to Local Professionals

Looking for your 2021 Christmas card backdrop? We asked photographers for their favorite locations in the Valley.