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What-to-Watch: Must See Halloween Movies

Myana Brown, Staff Writer October 13, 2023

The leaves are falling, the air is chilly, and spooky season is here. It’s that time of year where people begin spending more time inside, cuddled up on the couch watching movies. Here are a few of my...

THE CRUNCH OF FALL: Autumn is here. Time to take advantage of some fun activities in South Central PA.

Pumpkin spice and everything nice: Fun fall activities

Camera Bailey, Student Life Editor October 22, 2021

Leaves changing, pumpkin spice everywhere, enjoying the feeling of the frosty air--these are the surefire signs that fall has arrived in South Central PA. There is an array of activities that take place...

Hanover resident Dawn Wonder shows off her best Rosie the Riveter.  This costume is one of several that can easily be put together in an inexpensive manner.

Planning for next year: 10 Halloween costumes sure to give a fright

Taylor Hurt, Staff writer November 5, 2019

With October over, many of us have forgotten about the mad rush for costumes in the weeks prior to the holiday.  Here are some helpful ideas for next year’s Halloween costumes, so you don’t have too...

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Hunter Nace, Staff writer November 5, 2019

"My favorite costume when I was a child was a penguin costume."

Extra candy corn leftover from Halloween? Try making these fun treats.

Spooky Treats: Turn your candy into these confections

Abigail Lindsay, Editor in Chief November 4, 2019

While trick or treat might be over, there's no reason that you can't enjoy these homemade Halloween treats! Below are some simple, yet spooky, Halloween recipes that you have to try. Might even help with...

VHS was a detrimental part of the evolution of horror movies, as it was the way that they reached home screens first, allowing their popularity to rise..

When the creatures took over: The evolution of horror movies

Ayb Graham, Staff writer November 4, 2019

Since the beginning of human culture, horror and the fear of the unknown have been expressed through many different means. These stories and beliefs have been passed around, orally, religiously or by illustrations....

Beetlejuice,The Nightmare Before Christmas, Halloween, and Its the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown are some the most classic Halloween films.  Each movie falls under a different genre, to appeal to all people.

Frightful Films: Must watch Halloween movies

Sam Salomone, Staff writer October 31, 2019

If the rain is too much for you, and you’d rather curl up in a blanket and watch some classic Halloween movies, here are some suggestions: Comedy Beetlejuice (1988) Rating: PG-13 Runtime:...

Trend or End? Halloween Edition

Trend or End? Halloween Edition

Zsilas Hughes, Staff Writer October 31, 2019

On this edition of Trend or End, we look at popular Halloween costumes to see whether their trend should continue or if it's time to say goodbye and end them.  

The holidays are starting to blend together, as demonstrated by the spider lights on the Christmas tree.  Are we rushing the holiday season?

The Christmas Creep: Why can’t we take time to celebrate the fall holidays first? (Editorial)

Emma Santillo, Staff writer October 26, 2019

Christmas is possibly the most celebrated holiday in America, but when is it acceptable for the celebrations to start?  Some people have already begun their festivities, causing some to be frustrated...

Ghostbusters- Ray Parker Jr.

“Ghostbusters”- Ray Parker Jr.

Abigail Lindsay, Editor in Chief October 30, 2018

As the end of October approaches, Halloween has come around yet again.  A seasonal favorite to get into the Halloween spirit is the classic song, "Ghostbusters."  The song was written and sung by Ray...

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