HOTLINE: Saturday, Dec. 17

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Salvation Army Christmas Angel Program
Brittney Shipp was live out at Fiesta Mall in Mesa. Be an angel to an Arizona child in need this holiday season by taking an angel tag off the Christmas Angel tree. The Christmas Angel program, now in its 25th year, is a holiday tradition. This year, The Salvation Army, 3TV, Liberty GMC and Liberty Buick, with your help, will provide Christmas to more than 48,000 children in need this holiday season. For more information or to find an Angel tree near you visit

Skating with Santa
Families are invited to skate with Santa on Saturday December 17 starting at 7:15am at the Polar Ice Peoria rink, located at 15829 N. 83rd Ave in Peoria.  Tickets are $15/person or $50 for a family four-pack.  For more information go to

Breakfast with Santa in Mesa
Families can eat breakfast with Santa on Saturday December 17 beginning at 8:30am at the Mesa Convention Center located at 201 N. Center St in Mesa.  Tickets are $5/person.  For more information go to

Breakfast with Santa in Phoenix

Children ages 3-10 can enjoy breakfast with Santa on Saturday December 17 from 9am until 11am at the Desert West Community Center located at 6501 W. Virginia Ave in Phoenix.  Cost is just $2/person.  For more information go to

Snow Day
Santa will host a Snow Day on Saturday December 17 at Mesa Golfland/Sunsplash located at 155 W. Hampton Ave in Mesa.  The event runs from 12pm until 4pm.  Tickets are just $1.99 per person.  For more information go to

Phoenix Boys Choir
The Phoenix Boys Choir is located at 1131 E. Missouri Ave in Phoenix.  For more information and a schedule of concert dates go to

Alice Cooper's Christmas Pudding
Alice Cooper will host his annual Christmas Pudding show on Saturday December 17th at 7pm at Comerica Theater located at 400 W. Washington St in Phoenix.  For more information go to

Travel Deals from

For more information on today's travel deals, you can contact Rosanne Coloccia at or go to the agency website at

The Wildlife World Zoo
The Wildlife World Zoo is located at 16501 W. Northern Ave. in Litchfield Park. For more information on all the zoo's exciting attractions and events, call 623-935-WILD or check out their website  For more pet training tips from Dr. Grey Stafford, visit

Dave Owens, The Garden Guy

Contact Dave at, or visit provides a comprehensive calendar of the theater, music, dance, art, festivals and cultural attractions throughout the Valley and around Arizona - along with a Ticket Marketplace that sells last-minute discount tickets. Sign up for "You've Got Shows!" at for a chance to win free tickets. is a project of the non-profit Alliance for Audience and Matt Lehrman is its Executive Director.

Diabetes Lifestyle Coach
The Diabetes Coach, Marianne Tetlow, offers a comprehensive resource and consulting service for individuals or families with a loved one dealing with diabetes. For more information call 480-266-0972 or go to

Phoenix Girls Chorus

For more information and a concert schedule for the Phoenix Girls Chorus go to or call  602.252.5562
Vegas New Years Celebrations
For more information go to or call 877-VISITLV (877-847-4858)  For more information on the Bellagio go to or call 888.987.6667