Santa Claus

Stuffed reindeer toy, stock image, no date

‘Dear Santa: I will leave out snacks for you and your reindeer’

Letters to Santa from Mrs. Martin’s Grade 1/2 class at Cache Creek Elementary School

  • Dec 22, 2021

 

Santa cookies ,no date, stock image

‘Dear Santa: I wish I could give you a big, warm hug!’

Letters to Santa from Mrs. Ellis’s Kindergarten class at Desert Sands Community School

  • Dec 15, 2021

 

Santa and Mrs Claus, stock image, no date

‘Dear Santa: Next year I would really like see you in person’

Letters to Santa from Mrs. Pigeon’s Grade 2/3 class at Cache Creek Elementary School

  • Dec 15, 2021

 

People dressed in Santa Claus costumes take part in Christmas run in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)

Bah! Humbug! Italian bishop apologizes for telling kids Santa doesn’t exist

A Roman Catholic diocese in Sicily publicly apologized to outraged parents after…

People dressed in Santa Claus costumes take part in Christmas run in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
(Back row, L-R) Grand Forks’ Travis Tysick, wife Rena Bronstein, neighbours Karren Turner, Shirley and Ross Munro and Shane Zorn gather in front of a giant Santa on Valley Heights Drive Tuesday evening, Dec. 7. In the front row (L-R) are Cameron, Shannon and Blake Zorn and the Zorns’ dog, Marty. Photo: Laurie Tritschler

Giant Santas come to Grand Forks neighbourhood

The Santas are massive and somewhat costly, but neighbours say they’re worth it

(Back row, L-R) Grand Forks’ Travis Tysick, wife Rena Bronstein, neighbours Karren Turner, Shirley and Ross Munro and Shane Zorn gather in front of a giant Santa on Valley Heights Drive Tuesday evening, Dec. 7. In the front row (L-R) are Cameron, Shannon and Blake Zorn and the Zorns’ dog, Marty. Photo: Laurie Tritschler
Santa Claus ornaments on tree, date unknown, stock image.

‘Dear Santa: How do you get in a house without a chimney?’

Letters to Santa from Ms C. Marlow’s Grade 1/2 class at Desert Sands Community School

  • Dec 9, 2021
Santa Claus ornaments on tree, date unknown, stock image.
Santa and reindeer, stock image

‘Dear Santa: Please give me hope to believe that you are real’

Letters to Santa from Ms M. Marlow’s Grade 2/3 class at Desert Sands Community School

  • Dec 9, 2021
Santa and reindeer, stock image
Santa Claus Christmas Christmas Card Reindeer, Pixabay, no date

‘Dear Santa: Can I have all the homeless kids to be non homeless?’

Letters to Santa from Mrs. Crooks-Smith’s Grade 4/5 class at Desert Sands Community School

  • Dec 1, 2021
Santa Claus Christmas Christmas Card Reindeer, Pixabay, no date
(Pixabay, illustration)

Where’s Santa? NORAD is tracking the jolly old man around the globe this Christmas

As with all things, the Santa tracker will look a little different this year

(Pixabay, illustration)
Canada’s chief medical officer Dr. Theresa Tam chats with Santa Claus on Zoom in December 2020. (Twitter)

VIDEO: Santa Claus cleared for arrival in Canada

The jolly old fellow is an essential worker

Canada’s chief medical officer Dr. Theresa Tam chats with Santa Claus on Zoom in December 2020. (Twitter)
Stuffed reindeer toy, stock image, no date

‘Dear Santa: How do you get to other places without being seen?’

Letters to Santa from Ms Ellis’s Grade 1/2 class at Desert Sands Community School

  • Dec 22, 2020
Stuffed reindeer toy, stock image, no date
Santa and Mrs Claus, stock image, no date

‘Dear Santa: I am wondering how reindeer fly but deer can’t?’

Letters to Santa from Miss Megan Marlow’s Grade 2/3 class at Desert Sands Community School

  • Dec 22, 2020
Santa and Mrs Claus, stock image, no date
Santa flying with BC EHS to visit hospitals around B.C. on Dec. 22, 2020. (BC EHS/Twitter)

Nothing stops Santa from bringing joy to sick children – even with pandemic protocols

Santa sent gifts to Victoria General, Surrey Memorial, Royal Columbian and Nanaimo Regional General Hospital

  • Dec 22, 2020
Santa flying with BC EHS to visit hospitals around B.C. on Dec. 22, 2020. (BC EHS/Twitter)
Victoria filmmaker Michael Korican collaborated with Santa Claus to film a sequel to his short film Sad Santa, Glad Santa. (YouTube)

VIDEO: Santa contemplates a COVID-19 Christmas

B.C. filmmaker’s free film Sad Santa, Mad Santa, a play on Twas The Night Before Christmas

Victoria filmmaker Michael Korican collaborated with Santa Claus to film a sequel to his short film Sad Santa, Glad Santa. (YouTube)
In this photo provided by the California Highway Patrol, a man dressed as Santa Claus who was flying on a powered parachute on his way to deliver candy canes to children is seen stuck on power lines in Rio Linda, Calif., on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020. The man was rescued uninjured. The incident happened shortly after the man took off near a school in Rio Linda and then hit and became suspended in power lines, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman told KCRA-TV. (California Highway Patrol via AP)

Man dressed as Santa rescued from power lines in California

Video from the rescue shows the aircraft dangling overhead as Santa sat fastened to the pilot seat

In this photo provided by the California Highway Patrol, a man dressed as Santa Claus who was flying on a powered parachute on his way to deliver candy canes to children is seen stuck on power lines in Rio Linda, Calif., on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020. The man was rescued uninjured. The incident happened shortly after the man took off near a school in Rio Linda and then hit and became suspended in power lines, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman told KCRA-TV. (California Highway Patrol via AP)
Santa and reindeer, stock image

‘Dear Santa: I was wondering what your favourite colour was’

Letters to Santa from Ms Westendorf’s Grade 3 students, and two from Mrs Pigeon’s Grade 2/3 class

  • Dec 16, 2020
Santa and reindeer, stock image
Santa and reindeer, stock image

‘Dear Santa: Who is on the naughty list? How are the elves?’

Letters to Santa from Mrs. Carmichael’s Grade 2–4 class at David Stoddart School.

  • Dec 16, 2020
Santa and reindeer, stock image
Santa Claus ornaments on tree, date unknown, stock image.

‘Dear Santa: I hope you can make it to Christmas this year’

Letters to Santa from Ms Charlee Marlow’s Grade K/1 class at Desert Sands Community School

  • Dec 8, 2020
Santa Claus ornaments on tree, date unknown, stock image.
Santa, milk and cookies, stock image

‘Dear Santa: I will leave you cookies, milk, carrots, and candy canes’

Letters to Santa from Mrs. Pigeon’s Grade 2/3 class at Cache Creek Elementary School

  • Dec 8, 2020
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