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Where Have All the Christmas Carolers Gone?

There was a time in this country when people would go around different neighborhoods as a group and sing Christmas carols. That day is long gone or is it?

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

It’s Time to Go Through Your Kid’s Toys and Help ‘Load The Lobby’

Y101, KICK-FM and WLIQ is gearing up for the 9th Annual "Load the Lobby" campaign and once again we are asking for your help.

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Do You Make New Year’s Resolutions? How Long Do You Keep Them?

There will be a lot of talk in the coming weeks about New Year's resolutions, but do people actually sit down and make them anymore?

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What Time Do Your Kids Wake Up on Christmas Morning? [Poll]

Christmas morning. There's no other morning quite like it. It's the one morning of the year where getting your kids out of bed is no problem whatsoever. In some cases, those kids never went to sleep because they were so excited. They just laid in bed all night, imagining the great presents they would open, and watching the clock.

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12 Swans a Swimming/ Matt Cardy-Getty Images

The 12 Days of Christmas – Quincy Version [Listen]

Merry Christmas! I hope you will have a wonderful holiday. Back in 1997, I called local businesses trying to gather the items needed for the 12 Days of Christmas. What I recorded was quite humorous. I am sure it will get your Christmas off to a great start. Thanks for listening and have a wonderful Christmas!

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A Tragic Christmas: Remembering The Victims of Quincy’s St. Francis School Fire

A short and simple bit of general news was mixed in with dozens of other announcements in the Quincy Daily Journal on Dec. 14, 1899: "The children of the parochial school of St. Francis church are practicing for a play to be given the day after Christmas." Sadly, that play never happened.

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Do you open Christmas presents on Christmas Eve, or Christmas morning?
Christmas Eve, or Christmas morning?

Great Christmas Gift Debate: Do You Open Presents on Christmas Eve, or Christmas Morning? [Poll]

In our house, Christmas presents were always opened on Christmas morning, but that's not the tradition for every family. When I was growing up, I was always jealous of kids that were allowed to open presents on Christmas Eve. When does the unwrapping begin at your house?

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Carlo Allegri, Getty Images

Best Christmas Movie Ever [POLL]

There have been some great Christmas movies over the years. But, there can be only one "Best Christmas Movie Ever". And, you get to decide what it is. My personal favorite is National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation...but don't let that affect your vote. On second thought, PLEASE let that influence your vote cause it's a great movie. But, to be fair, there are other classics to consider. Here are the nominees:

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You’ve Heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, What About Panic Saturday? It’s Coming Up!

If we keep it up, there will be specific names for every single day in the holiday shopping season. It starts with Black Friday, then there's Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. I also heard something this year about "Green Monday," but I'm not sure what that is, exactly. The latest day name that I read about made me laugh. "Panic Saturday," the last Saturday before Christmas. 

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Grocery Store Surprises Customers With Unique Style of Christmas Music

Holiday shopping can be tedious and stressful, but one German grocery store perked their customers right with a very unique rendition of a Christmas song all their own. Take a look and listen.

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