Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Holiday Gift Guide 2014

From gift guides to local events, your one-stop shop for the holiday season

L.L. Bean Struggles to Meet Demand for Boots

L.L. Bean will soon be making its iconic boots around the clock to try to meet demand this holiday season. »

Unique Holiday Gifts for Pets

Dogs, cats and even fish can celebrate the holidays with unique toys and treats. »

Price Tag for "12 Days of Christmas" Items Hits $116K

Buyers looking to purchase all the items each time they were mentioned in the song would spend $116,273. »

Coolest Toys for Kids 2014

Here are the hottest toys of the 2014 season. »

2014 Rockefeller Tree Lighting

The star-studded Rockefeller Christmas Tree lighting ceremony lit up the heart of Manhattan Wednesday as tens of thousands attended the annual event while millions tuned in from home. »

Holiday 2014: Gifts That Give Back

A better feeling than getting presents during the holidays is the feeling of giving back. This season shop for gifts that not only will make your friends and family happy, but will also help someone in need. »

Perfect Pop Culture Gifts

This holiday season, give your friends and family gifts inspired by 2014 hottest movies, TV shows and artists. »

Best Gifts for Foodies

From a sriracha key chain to an on-the-go barware set, this gallery has the perfect gifts for all food lovers. »

Rockefeller Tree Set to Sparkle

NBC is bringing holiday cheer to viewers all across the country with "Christmas in Rockefeller Center," airing live from New York on Wednesday, December 3 (8-9 p.m. ET). »

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Driver Hits Fireman After Trying to Steal Tree

Driver Hits Fireman After Trying to Steal Tree

Authorities are investigating after a woman tried to steal a Christmas tree from a fire station in Ansonia, then struck a firefighter in the parking lot as she drove off, according to police.

Dazzling Holiday Display Causes Traffic Trouble

Dazzling Holiday Display Causes Traffic Trouble

A dazzling display of lights in Southington is turning heads this holiday season, but with increased attention comes increased traffic, and drivers trying to catch a glimpse of the festive exhibit could...

Panel Uncovers Voting Irregularities on Election Day in Hartford

Panel Uncovers Voting Irregularities on Election Day in Hartford

During the first meeting of the Committee of Inquiry into Hartford's Registrars of Voters on Election Day, members examined evidence of voting irregularities across the city, and not just individual precincts.

Putnam Man Vandalizes 9/11 Memorial in New Jersey: Police

Putnam Man Vandalizes 9/11 Memorial in New Jersey: Police

A Putnam resident is facing charges after spray painting a 9/11 memorial in New Jersey and causing $2,500 worth of damage, according to police.

NYC Mayor Urges Support for Slain Officers' Families

NYC Mayor Urges Support for Slain Officers' Families

Mayor Bill de Blasio called Monday for New York City to embrace the families of the two NYPD officers executed in Brooklyn over the weekend, hours after Police Commissioner Bill Bratton urged against playing up...

Bomb Threat Evacuates Southington High School

Bomb Threat Evacuates Southington High School

Students were dismissed early from Southington High School and the building was evacuated Monday afternoon after a bomb threat was posted to a social media app, according to police.