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Jon Reiner | Posted 12.10.2014 | New York
Jon Reiner

When the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree was lit last week, it represented "Christmas in New York" for millions of television viewers around the cou...

Mariah Carey Struggles Through 'All I Want For Christmas'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.04.2014 | Entertainment

As she is wont to do, Mariah Carey performed "All I Want for Christmas Is You" during Wednesday night's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting in ...

A New York Christmas Fairy Tale: "Mystery Couple" Proposal at Rockefeller Center Tree

Sandi Bachom | Posted 12.31.2013 | New York
Sandi Bachom

Was it random, or had they planned it for months? Did she know... or was it a complete surprise?

Not All Traditions Need to Be Repeated

Al DeLuise | Posted 03.01.2014 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

With all the traditions that come with this time of year, there is one in particular that my friends and I have not celebrated since we started having kids and the holidays became all about them (thanks for ruining Christmas, kids).

Hollywood's Favorite Sirs Visit NYC's Most Famous Tree

Posted 12.12.2013 | Celebrity

Nothing says it's the holiday season quite like Rockefeller Center's dazzling Christmas Tree. Once the lights go on, the tree becomes a focal point of...

PHOTOS: NOW It Feels Like Christmas!

AP | JAKE PEARSON | Posted 12.05.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — With a flick of the switch, a 76-foot Norway Spruce officially became the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree Wednesday night after it...

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree To Be Lit TONIGHT!

AP | Posted 12.04.2013 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — A 76-foot Norway Spruce from Shelton, Conn., is set to be lit as New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree. The annual holi...

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Arrives Today

AP | Posted 11.27.2013 | New York

SHELTON, Conn. (AP) — A 76-foot Norway spruce is joining thousands of other Connecticut commuters as it heads to work in midtown Manhattan. For the...

World's Tallest Christmas Trees

U.S. News Travel | Posted 02.24.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Why do we love Christmas trees? And why do we especially enjoy the incredibly tall ones? The lanky conifers with long, graceful branches seem particularly enchanting to us.

PHOTOS: Lighting The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 01.28.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — An 80-foot Norway spruce that made it through Superstorm Sandy was transformed into a beacon of shimmering glory Wednesday when New Y...

10 Cities With Holiday Light Shows

GoTrexx | Posted 01.20.2013 | Travel
GoTrexx

Across the land, city workers are hustling -- decorating for thousands of expected visitors for whom the magic of the season is reflected in the glow of millions of lights.

PHOTOS: 5 Other Famous Christmas Trees To Visit This Season

Posted 12.13.2011 | Travel

Christmas trees have long been a key part of the Christmas celebration. Rockefeller Center's famous tree may grab all the headlines, but there are...

Janell Ross

Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Elicits A Big Crowd And Long Waits

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 12.04.2011 | New York

New York -- Just before 8 p.m. -- and an hour after the tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center began -- Gino Palacios stood at the southeast cor...

25 Christmas Light Displays From Around The Globe (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

The display of colored lights in honor of Christmas is one of the most visible holiday traditions in the United States and in many other countries aro...

NBC Labor Dispute Threatens Rockefeller Center Christmas Special [UPDATED]

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Update: The show will go on. Despite the lack of in its labor dispute with NBC, NABET-CWA Local 11 president Ed McEwan says his union will "stay on t...