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Amherst to hold annual Merry Maple celebration

By Patrick Hoff

November 30, 2012

This evening, the town of Amherst will kick off the holiday season with its annual Merry Maple celebration. The event will begin at 4:15 p.m. with horse-drawn carriage rides – supplied by Muddy Brook Farm – from downtown Amherst t...

It’s okay to spend the holidays away from home

By kate casler

November 27, 2012

This year, for the first time ever, my family is not spending the holidays together. I, being unable to fly 3,000 miles for just a few days, did not go home for Thanksgiving and my sister, spending it with her boyfriend, will be...

Black Friday fun

By Hannah Sparks

November 20, 2012

With Thanksgiving only a few days away, the holiday season is fully upon us. Before we get too caught up in nostalgic images of Pilgrims and Native Americans feasting side by side, sleigh rides through the snow, and Santa someh...

DIY holiday gifts any broke student can afford

By Ashley Berger

December 7, 2011

The winter may be the season of giving, but purchasing gifts for every loved one isn’t always manageable on a college student’s budget. Although funds may be excruciatingly minimal, that doesn’t have to affect the quality of a ...