Eurostar services resume following travel chaos

One of the tunnels used by the train company is back in operation – but Eurostar are warning of further delays and restrictions. ADVERTISING Eurostar services have resumed, but warnings of further delays and busy stations remain in place. On Saturday, the cancellations saw the travel plans of many people frustrated. Eurostar blamed “unprecedented” flooding … Read more

Colours of Xmas in your garden

Poinsettia with small leaves is what is called expensive. Euphorbia leucocephala is a plant that blooms with snow-like flowers just in time for the Christmas season. It is also known as the snow bush, snow flake, or white Christmas bush. I planted the plant at the Lalbagh Nursery on an unusually cold December day. After … Read more

Front Street Animal Shelter’s free pet adoption for holidays is almost over

Bring on the bells and wag your tail, Front Street Animal Shelter is waiving adoption fees before Christmas. Families can still adopt a furry friend for free at Front Street Animal Shelter until December 23rd. The shelter launched its campaign out of necessity, announcing at the beginning of December that they were beyond the maximum … Read more

More than 3 million Michiganders expected to travel for Christmas, New Year’s Day

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) – More than 3 million Michiganders are expected to travel at least 50 miles during the upcoming year-end holiday travel period. AAA said from Dec. 23-Jan. 1.3.6 million Michigan residents are expected to travel at least 50 miles. They expect nearly 101,743 more Michigan travelers than in 2022. 2019 remains the busiest … Read more

115 Million Americans To Travel Over The Holidays In 2023, Says AAA

Almost 104 million people travel to their holiday destinations, an increase of 1.8% compared to 2022. get Ho-ho-but if you’re getting from A to B during the holiday season, you won’t be alone. Airports and especially the roads will be a little more crowded between Christmas and New Year compared to last year. In its … Read more

Christmas 2023: Five travel destinations to enjoy long weekend in December

The magic of Christmas is not limited to homes! It is an opportunity to explore the beauty of India with a long weekend getaway – December 23 (Saturday), December 24 (Sunday) and December 25 (Monday – Christmas). You can take the 22nd of December (Friday) off to enjoy your long weekend in the Christmas week. … Read more

Many Christmas tree farms already sold out; garden centers expecting big weekend

MENDON — Vandervalk Farms in Mendon is already closed for the season, after selling out of Christmas trees on its first weekend of the season. “We sold out after our first weekend, so it was Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Thanksgiving and then there were no more trees,” explained Lisa Vandervalk. “Last year we were open … Read more

Looking for the perfect travel gift? Top picks, from luggage trackers to noise-cancelling headphones

From 100ml bottles to luggage trackers: These are the best stocking fillers for travel enthusiasts. ADVERTISING The search for Christmas presents is on. If you are looking to fill the stocking or the main event, these gadgets are designed to make the trip easier. From a tablet sleeve to noise-canceling headphones, we tested some of … Read more

Looking for a Christmas pet? Petland has deals, special drawings with a pet purchase

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – If you have a girl or boy with a pet on their Christmas list, Petland offers Black Friday deals and some special designs. Staci Williams, the owner of Topeka’s Petland, described traffic at her store on Nov. 24 — Black Friday — as “non-stop” since the doors opened early in the … Read more