It's been more than ten years that Mount Vernon has been offering the popular candlelit tours of the mansion for the Christmas holiday.
Donations to the Salvation Army are down so far this holiday season, when the majority of the non-profit's funds are generated through the red kettle campaign.
Ever wanted to know how holiday lights are strung atop some of the country's tallest buildings? Watch video of some pros at work.
A dispute in a southwest Virginia parking lot crowded with holiday shoppers turned violent Thanksgiving night, with one throwing a punch and another responding by cutting him with a knife and brandishing a rifle, the sheriff's office said Friday.
Follow these tips and your tree will be nearly fireproof and won't drop its needles.Here's your guide for the perfect Christmas tree.
This year many stores are choosing to throw open their doors to shoppers on Thanksgiving Day, so WTOP has put together this list of which ones will be open and when.
A relationship therapist says there's a simple rule to avoid marital stress during the holidays.
Gifts for movie lovers: DVD box sets feature collectible books, toys, Wolverine claws
Capitol Christmas tree arrives in Washington, DC; will be decorated with 5,000 ornaments
Last year, 18 percent of pedestrian collisions in parking lots and garages caused severe injuries. And this holiday season, Montgomery County officials are reminding shoppers to be aware and slow down.
A non-traditional holiday display in downtown Silver Spring is the center of differing opinions for its alternative construct and colorful display.
Gift Guide: Beats headphones and smooth Sonos among sub-$500 gift ideas for wireless audio
This holiday season, some tree lots are offering delivery for people who would prefer to shop for a Christmas tree online.
Kmart's newest Christmas commercial is getting some people's panties in a twist.
A sampling of gifty coffee table books for the holidays
Want to make sure your stockings are stuffed and presents are under the tree by Christmas? Here's when you need to get things in the mail.
Christmas tree growers in Virginia say late spring, early summer rains helped their trees
As passengers try to carry more on flights to avoid baggage fees, the result can be disputes over bin space. Here are some tips to avoid problems.
These NBA stars celebrate the holidays by doing what they do they best -- taking perfect shots to the tune of a holiday song.
Fat cats and pudgy pooches need homes too, and a local shelter is working to spotlight the need of the animals that offer a lot to love.