Malls and other retailers: If you're looking to do some last-second shopping, be aware that most retailers - including major spots such as the Halifax Shopping Centre and Mic Mac Mall - will be shutting their doors at 5 p.m. on Sunday and won't reopen until December 27. The Otter Lake waste management facility will be closed Sunday and Christmas Day but will be open for regular operating hours on Tuesday. Christmas Eve hours are 8 a.m. -6 p.m. It's always best to be prepared, so people in Medway are being urged to plan ahead for the changes in opening times and dates this festive season.
The Cape Breton Post business office will be closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day and will reopen Wednesday at 8:30 a.m.
Dick Enberg, Longtime Sportscaster, Dies at 82
Enberg was the recipient of 13 Sports Emmy awards and a Lifetime Achievement Emmy, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The chart below shows Enberg's announcing career along with other legendary sports broadcasters in Southern California .
Children's centres, meanwhile, will close or have restricted opening times over the Christmas period.
Remember, to be absolutely sure of when stores will be open, check your local store here.
Anushka, Virat hit the dance floor at their wedding reception
Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma's video of shaking a leg during her wedding reception is certainly taking social media by storm. Anushka sported the traditional chuda and mangalsutra and looked pretty as she made her way at the airport with husband Virat.
Register offices will be closed on all Bank Holidays - Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year's Day. The Riverdale location will be open from 10 a.m.to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve, while Layton's will be open from 10 a.m.to 4 p.m. To make an appointment, call 03000 266 000. The Ogden location is open from 7:30 a.m to 7 p.m. Christmas Eve while the Layton location is open from 7:30 a.m.to 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve. Christmas Day hours are 9 a.m. -5 p.m. It will operate as normal, from 7am to 7pm, on all other days. Collection will take place Saturday, Dec. 23 instead. The entire pick up schedule for the week has been pushed back by one day.
Normal collections will resume on Tuesday, 2nd January.
Everton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin: We can beat anyone at Goodison Park
The Daily Mail claims that Allardyce was impressed by the pair when watching them play in a behind closed doors match on Tuesday. A 66th-minute Pedro wonder strike was the pick of the bunch as the visitors scored three second-half goals to seal the points.
A lot of Medway's tourist attractions will also be shut over Christmas, with Rochester Castle, Eastgate House and the Medway Visitor Information Centre all closed December 24-26 and New Year's Day.