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Toys R Us To Stay Open For 88 Hours Dec. 21 Through Christmas Eve

With Christmas right around the corner, Toys R Us announced that its stores nationwide will keep their doors open for 88 consecutive hours of shopping.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2012

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Amtrak Adds Chicago-Michigan Trains For Holiday Travel

Amtrak is adding more trains on its Chicago-Michigan route to accommodate increased demand during the busy travel period at the end of December.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2012

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Faith-Based Diet Helps Some Shed Those Extra Holiday Pounds

Forget Jenny Craig and Weight Watchers. This holiday season, it’s all about the faith-based diet — and one metro Detroit synagogue is the first in the world to tackle obesity at the holy level.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2012

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Most Wonderful Time Of The Year? Poll Reveals Top Holiday Dreads

Tis’ the season to be jolly? That may be so for most Americans, but there’s still plenty about the holiday season that drives them batty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012

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Redford Theatre Hosts Special Presentation Of ‘White Christmas’

It’s a chance to see the classic holiday movie “White Christmas” the way it was meant to be seen — on an old-fashioned film projector at the Redford Theatre.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012

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Walk In Winter Wonderland During Holiday Nights At Greenfield Village

Wipe away the bah-humbugs with a healthy dose of Christmas spirit during The Henry Ford’s annual Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2012

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Deck The Halls: Tips To Give Your Real Christmas Tree Longevity

If you’re putting up a real Christmas tree this year, the Michigan Christmas Tree Association has a few reminders about keeping your tree from drying out too quickly.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2012

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Holiday Shopping: Michigan Consumers Optimistic On Economy

After a long period of unease and concern, Michigan consumers have a more positive outlook on the economy and their household finances, according to Deloitte’s 27th annual survey of spending intentions and trends.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2012

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AAA: 1.34M Michiganders To Travel During Thanksgiving Holiday

An estimated 1.34 million Michigan residents will travel 50 miles or more from home during the 2012 Thanksgiving holiday period, up seven percent from last year, says AAA Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2012