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Kwanzaa is celebrated for seven nights, and on each night a different principle is observed.
Six of the seven principles are: Self-Determination, Collective Work and Responsibility, ...
According to Jewish law, Hanukkah is one of the less important Jewish holidays.
True or false?
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When Oliver Cromwell and his Puritan forces took over England in 1645, they vowed to rid the country of decadence. As part of the effort, they cancelled Christmas. The holiday was rekindl...
Lucky enough to get a mobile device this holiday season? Let's put it to work learning about your community.
Patch has apps for iPhones and Android phones, and also makes it easy fo...
The colors of Kwanzaa are black, red and green. Black represents the people, while red represents their struggle.
What does the green stand for?
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"Sinterklaas," a Dutch figure from which Santa Claus got his name, is celebrated annually on St. Nicholas Eve or the morning after in Belgium and France.
Which day is St. Nicholas Ev...
From all of us here at Lakeville Patch, we hope your holiday is a magical one.
Thinking of joining coworkers for a holiday happy hour? Better leave the laptop at the office.During the holiday season, it’s easy to get distracted and not be as vigilant about protectin...