NEW YORK — See Cuba before it changes. Check out the Expo in Milan. And if you’re heading to New York City to see the view from 1 World Trade Center’s observatory (scheduled to open late spring), take the subway to Queens and see if you can figure out why it topped Lonely Planet’s “best in the U.S.” destinations for 2015.
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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Barcelona is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.
In this Dec. 22, 2014 photo, Marie Davis gives West Virginia State Police Trooper D.C. Graham a hug after receiving a $100 bill as part of a Secret Santa project funded by an anonymous donor in Princeton, W. Va. Davis said she will use the money to purchase Christmas dinner for her family. (AP Photo/Bluefield Daily Telegraph)
The Kahilu Theatre Youth Troupe will transport audiences “Back to Broadway” Saturday, Jan. 10 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 11, at 4 p.m., at Kahilu Theatre in Waimea.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo presents the photo exhibit “Dance 40/22: The Legacy Continues,” Jan. 12– Feb. 12 at UHH’s Upstairs Gallery in Campus Center Room 301.
NEW YORK — Santa’s sleigh isn’t the only thing flying this holiday season.
This is the week of holiday baking and planning that special Christmas dinner in a few days.
Have you picked a side yet?
Let’s be honest about New Year’s Eve. Once you’ve reached a certain age, celebrating stops being about partying and starts being all about hunkering down with a movie and comfort food on the couch.
While I still pay attention to what I eat during the holidays, I nonetheless allow plenty of small splurges. And those splurges mostly can be summed up in one word: chocolate!
VANCOUVER — Vancouver is consistently ranked as one of the world’s most livable cities.
WASHINGTON — A contingent of California environmental groups, business representatives and politicians are using a visit Friday from Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to push for permanent protection of some 350,000 acres of picturesque federal land near the state’s famous wine country.
BERLIN — The tense expression on Ilse Grassmann’s face belies the festive occasion.
READING, Pa. — Reading’s official Christmas tree has brought the city plenty of grief.
DETROIT — In the end, what saved Detroit’s art museum from being sold off painting by painting was a legal pad covered in doodles.