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Want some winter holiday cheer? Here are some family-friendly events in North Jersey

New Jersey Herald 25 Nov 2023
Christmas tree lighting in Ridgewood. Christmas tree lighting during Downtown for the Holidays in Ridgewood on Friday, December 6, 2019. Michael Karas, NorthJersey ... Bergen County. Glen Rock ... 9 ... All access price (admission, skating and carousel) is $20; general admission $10. Let it GLOW! A Holiday Lantern Spectacular at the Bergen County Zoo through Jan.

ZooLights returns to Smithsonian’s National Zoo

The Star Democrat 24 Nov 2023
Washington, D.C.’s beloved family-friendly winter wonderland, ZooLights, returns to brighten the holiday season at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute ... Visitors strolling through the Zoo can bask in the glow of more than half-a-million environmentally friendly LED lights ... 26, to Zoo members and non-members.

10 Ohio-themed gifts under $30 perfect for your holiday wish list 23 Nov 2023
Nothing says Ohio (and the Midwest in general) like the word "ope." ... Ohio has some great zoos, and tickets for them are reasonably priced. Adult general admission for the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden ranges from $16.50-$25 and costs $29.99 at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium.Ice cream.

Zoo, machinery, and thousands of dollars linked to drug traffickers in Costa Rica

La Prensa Latina 22 Nov 2023
San Jose, Nov 21 (EFE).- The Attorney General’s Office of Costa Rica conducted a series of raids on properties linked to an alleged drug trafficking group, finding significant assets such as a small zoo, heavy machinery, a gymnasium, a bullring, vehicles and thousands of dollars.

Festival brings dazzling lights to Prince George’s County

Wtop 22 Nov 2023
If you want to enjoy holiday light displays from the comfort of your car, you can visit the 37th annual winter festival of lights in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, which kicks off Friday evening ... Admission is $15 at the gate ... 24 through Jan. 1, 2024 ... In D.C., the Smithsonian National Zoo is once again inviting visitors to Zoo Lights ... General admission is $6.

Attleboro area residents say family, friends are what they're most thankful for this year

The Sun Chronicle 22 Nov 2023
Jon was busy sliding down the slide ... “I’m grateful for my beautiful family,” Arsenault said ... Janice LeBlanc, 40, of Rehoboth, was watching her daughter Nicole, 3, play on the toy merry-go-round at the zoo. “I’m grateful for my daughter and life in general,” LeBlanc said ... Carley Evans, 19, was working the counter in Capron Park Zoo’s souvenir shop ... .

Lufkin City Council considers rolling over funds for incomplete city projects

The Lufkin News 21 Nov 2023
The Lufkin City Council will consider approving a “rollover” amendment appropriating unexpended money in the General Fund, Convention Services Fund, Special Recreation Fund, Ellen Trout Zoo Building Fund, Tourism and Marketing Fund, Water and Wastewater Fund, and the Equipment Acquisition and Replacement Fund during a meeting set for 5 p.m. today.

Making a list: Here are 47 Baton Rouge-area holiday events to choose from

The Advocate 21 Nov 2023
It's a ton, starting with sprawling light displays at Baton Rouge General and BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo ... nightly, Baton Rouge General, 8585 Picardy Ave ... to 9 p.m., BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Road. Presented by Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital, it's a trail of thousands of dazzling lights around the zoo.

Support United Fund at Holiday Market

Cleburne Times-Review 21 Nov 2023
The United Fund and Kimbro Farms are kicking off the holiday season with the first United Fund Holiday Market, Nov ... Kimbro Farms will be offering Santa Sleigh wagon rides, Santa’s little train, pillow bounce pad and slides, petting zoo, General Store with wreaths, kettle corn, fried Oreos, Frito Banditos and a coffee shop ... General admission is $12.

Looking for holiday family fun that isn't expensive? Here are free or cheap things to do

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 20 Nov 2023
Free days at the Milwaukee County Zoo, Milwaukee museums. Lots of Milwaukee family destinations have holiday attractions — like a forest of holiday trees at the zoo, historically appropriate decorations at the Milwaukee Public Museum's Streets of Old Milwaukee and a holiday snow globe display at the Domes.

CM orders early completion of Data Darbar project

The News International 19 Nov 2023
Punjab Caretaker Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi on Saturday visited Lahore Zoo and laid the foundation stone of its upgradation project ... Lahore Zoo will be upgraded under the magnificent plan to provide quality entertainment facilities to children. CM said that 100 new animals would be brought to the Lahore Zoo ... "There will be big food courts in the zoo.

CM pledges making Lahore, Safari zoos child-friendly

Urdu Point 18 Nov 2023
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Nov, 2023) Punjab Caretaker Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi on Saturday pledged to make both Lahore and Safari zoos child-friendly facilities. Both zoos are being renovated and will have new animals including elephants ... "It will be a surprise for the kids that there will be new animals in the zoo," he said.

Watch: More sea otters learn to slam dunk at Oregon Zoo

The Oregonian 17 Nov 2023
Oregon Zoo otter, known for slam dunking and self-pleasuring, dies at age 20 ... Courtesy of the Oregon Zoo.Michael Durham ... While their basketball playing has generally been behind the scenes, the zoo maintenance team has now installed a custom hoop in their habitat at the zoo so visitors will be able to witness training sessions firsthand.

Seneca Park Zoo giraffe diagnosed with cancer is pregnant

Democrat & Chronicle 17 Nov 2023
Kipenzi, a female Masai giraffe who is part of Seneca Park Zoo’s Animals of the Savanna exhibit and over the summer was diagnosed with cancer, is pregnant, the zoo announced Friday. “While exact due dates are difficult to predict, we expect a calf this winter,” zoo veterinarian Dr ... Reporter Marcia Greenwood covers general assignments.

PANDA WATCH: More Pandas might be coming to the US after multiple zoos had to ...

Business Insider 16 Nov 2023
Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty General Secretary Xi Jinping opened the door to returning giant pandas to US zoos ... General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party Xi Jinping floated the possibility of sending additional pandas to US zoos, a signal that Beijing still clearly sees some diplomatic currency in the furry creatures.

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