COLIN DABKOWSKI: "Modern Family: The Complete Second Season," featuring the comic genius of Ed O'Neill, Ty Burrell and Julie Bowen, right, is out on DVD and Blu-ray.


TONI RUBERTO: A Christmas movie as only the Syfy channel can do it—"Snowmageddon" premieres at 9 p.m. Saturday.


COOL APP: "Angry Birds Seasons"

Yet another app to satisfy the insatiable Angry Birds cravings. This "Seasons" has 25 new festive levels with twinkling lights, candy canes and cookies, too! (99 cents, Rovio Mobile).


FOODIE FIND: Christmas Bazaar

Christmas candies, cookies and fudge along with gifts, clothes, jewelry and more will be sold from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in St. John's-Grace Episcopal Church (51 Colonial Circle). Call 885-1112.


GET THERE: Terry Buchwald's Elvis Christmas Party

Celebrate the holidays, Elvis-style at 7 tonight in the Palace Theatre (2 East Ave., Lockport). Tickets are $10 and benefit the New Year's Eve ball drop and fireworks



Warm up with a Frankie Avalon beach film, then see him this weekend in the Seneca Niagara Casino:

*"Beach Party" (1963)
*"Muscle Beach Party" (1964)
*"Bikini Beach" (1964)
*"Beach Blanket Bingo" (1965)
* "How to Stuff a Wild Bikini" (1965)



"I'm wearing an earpiece and there's about five people screaming, ‘Shut Paula up. Shut her up now. Move on.' I'm going to have hearing damage in this ear by the end of [the] series."

– "X-Factor" host Steve Jones about Paula Abdul