Gallery: 2012 Holiday Lights

Christmas lights along Broadway in the area called Automobile Alley Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012. Photo by Doug Hoke

Christmas Galleries

Holiday Articles

  • 20-40-60 Etiquette: When should holiday decorations come down?

    BY CALLIE GORDON, LILLIE-BETH BRINKMAN AND HELEN FORD WALLACE, For The Oklahoman | Published: Mon, Dec 29, 2014

    20-40-60 Etiquette: Is there an ordinance that regulates this or is it up to the dweller's discretion? Is there a polite way to suggest that the decorations be removed?

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.:Dec. 28

    By Helen Ford Wallace | Published: Sun, Dec 28, 2014

    Lotus Club Dance, Birthday Party, Holiday Open House, AfterGlow Party, Tea, Alum Party,

  • Thousands pour into Cox Convention Center for Red Andrews Christmas Dinner

    By Robert Medley, Staff Writer | Updated: Thu, Dec 25, 2014

    A large donation of toys just before Christmas ended any worries there would not be enough to go around for children at the Red Andrews Christmas Dinner in Oklahoma City. About 7,500 people were served by the end of the dinner Thursday.

  • Students at St. Mary's in Edmond perform holiday program

    From Staff Reports | Published: Thu, Dec 25, 2014

    Students at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Edmond presented a Christmas program of lessons and carols.

  • 10 Oklahoma Christmas photos you must see

    Richard Hall | Published: Thu, Dec 25, 2014

    Christmas is here, everyone! That means spending time with family and friends, perhaps attending a church service or two, and being grateful for what we all have. In the event you’re surfing NewsOK today, here are 10 Christmas-related Oklahoma photos you just have to see.

  • The Oklahoman staffers share some holiday memories from their native countries

    By Clytie Bunyan, Staff Writers | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Clytie Bunyan, a native of Trinidad & Tobago, in the Caribbean, and Paul Monies, a native of Scotland at the northern part of the United Kingdom in Europe, share memories of the holidays in their homelands.

  • Santa finds comfort in holiday season

    By Adam Kemp, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Waiting in line to see Santa earlier this week, Aubrey Smith, 7, jumped up and down in anticipation. “She’s come to see Santa here since she was just a baby,” said her mother, Jana Smith, of Oklahoma City. “He is the most wonderful Santa around. He’s so sweet and really connects with the kids...

  • Members of local Jewish temple help Christmas travelers

    By Graham Lee Brewer, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    For over 40 years members of the Temple B’nai Israel in Oklahoma City have been helping holiday travelers at Will Rogers World Airport find their way.

  • Santa collection — valued at nearly $1.5 million — is shut away in Oklahoma storage facility

    By Andrew Knittle, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Before it was donated nearly 20 years ago, the massive Santa Claus collection amassed by longtime Oklahoma City resident Tom Brittain was displayed every December for the public to see. Today, the collection is boxed up and hidden away in a climate-controlled storage unit owned by the University...

  • Gifts of hope: Oklahoma City woman finds hope of Christ through ministry for inmates' children

    By Carla Hinton, Religion Editor | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    A northwest Oklahoma City woman who once was on the receiving end of Prison Fellowship’s Angel Tree ministry now serves as a volunteer for the group, sharing the gift of faith and hope to children whose parents are incarcerated.

  • Christmas Day dining options available in Oklahoma City

    BY DAVE CATHEY, Food Editor | Updated: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    National all-night breakfast chains like IHOP and Denny’s will be open.

  • All are welcome at Oklahoma City's annual Christmas feast

    By K.S. McNutt, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    The 67th annual Red Andrews Christmas dinner will be served from 8:30 a.m. until about 3 p.m. at the Cox Convention Center.

  • Deck the Halls of Oklahoma City

    Tiffany Gibson | Updated: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Want to know what all goes into creating the perfect holiday season in Oklahoma City? Check out this interactive full of fun and festive facts.

  • Four simple steps to beating the holiday blues

    Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Samantha Gattsek's family has never made a big deal out of holiday celebrations. But this year, she feels especially disconnected from the seasonal cheer surrounding her. "The holidays can feel like a lonely time of year, and it's hard to hear about everyone else's fun plans," the 29-year-old...

  • Pumpkin Snickerdoodles recipe

    Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Pumpkin Snickerdoodles

  • Scottish Shortbread recipe

    Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Scottish Shortbread

  • Peppermint Sugar Cookie Bites

    Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Peppermint Sugar Cookie Bites

  • Christmas Eve sweets from The Oklahoman's Food Dude

    BY DAVE CATHEY, Food Editor | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    Today, the Food Dude offers recipes from some of the best bakers he knows to populate your cookie dish with different ideas.

  • Sherrel's Santa's Hat Shortbread Cookies

    Updated: Tue, Dec 23, 2014

    Sherrel’s Santa’s Hat Shortbread Cookies

  • 'No one eats alone' on Christmas in Norman

    By Jane Glenn Cannon, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Dec 24, 2014

    The annual Norman Christmas Day Community Dinner is based on the principle that no one should have to eat alone on Christmas Day.



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