• Peacock Lane, Portland, Ore.

    Residents of this southeast Portland neighborhood make sure their holiday light displays live up to their street's colorful namesake. A tradition since the 1920s, Peacock Lane's decor definitely…   See the Image

  • Dyker Heights, Brooklyn, N.Y.

    They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway, but Christmas lights take center stage in the Dyker Heights neighborhood in Brooklyn. Year after year, the competitive New York spirit drives…   See the Image

  • Christmas Lake Village, Santa Claus, Ind.

    When you live in a city called "Santa Claus," people expect you to get pretty excited about Christmas. The residents of this Indiana town's Christmas Lake Village neighborhood take on…   See the Image

  • Porch: Home Alone House

    Published 03/15/13 in Houses
    Porch: Home Alone House

    The fully screened porch is the perfect way to enjoy Lake Michigan breezes throughout the summer. The room is surrounded by gardens and is only steps away from a blue stone patio.   See the Image

  • Christmas Year-Round Towns

    Published 03/15/13 in Places
    North Pole, Alaska Santa Claus House

    For these festively named towns, one month just isn't enough time to share their holiday spirit. Check out four holly jolly places that love to spread Christmas cheer no matter what month it is.   See the Gallery

  • Office: Home Alone House

    Published 03/15/13 in Houses
    Office: Home Alone House

    The inspirational main-floor office overlooks garden vistas and the expansive yard through three walls of traditional multi-pane windows. The house sits on a beautifully landscaped half-acre lot.   See the Image

  • Master Bedroom: Home Alone House

    The house features four bedrooms, including the attic bedroom where Kevin McCallister spent the night with his bed-wetting cousin. The master suite (pictured here) spans the entire west wing of…   See the Image

  • Sitting Room: Home Alone House

    The master suite's sitting room features built-in bookcases and a wood-burning fireplace with a carved marble mantel.   See the Image

  • Kitchen Eating Area: Home Alone House

    This is the first time the home has been on the market since before the movies were made in the early '90s. The sellers, Cynthia and John Abendshien, bought the house in 1988 for $875,000. The …   See the Image

  • Kitchen: Home Alone House

    Published 03/15/13 in Houses
    Kitchen: Home Alone House

    The home has been renovated several times since 8-year-old Kevin McCallister had to defend the house from senseless robbers after his family accidentally left him behind when they went on…   See the Image