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Halloween

Halloween
A collection of news and information related to Halloween published by this site and its partners.

Top Halloween Articles

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  • Question Haunts: Who Killed Martha Moxley?

    Question Haunts: Who Killed Martha Moxley?
    On Thursday, Judge Thomas Bishop ruled that Mickey Sherman, Michael Skakel's trial lawyer, provided him with ineffective assistance and threw out Skakel's conviction for the 1975 murder of Martha Moxley in Greenwich and ordered a new trial. Bishop's...
  • Scary Men Different From Scary Women

    With Halloween trying to sneak up on us, it's time to look without fear at the differences between what makes men scary and what makes women scary. For example, your male villain in a horror movie must have third-degree peeling burns and open sores over...
  • Feds Interested In 'Business As Usual'

    While most people were donning frightful masks last week to mark Halloween, state Democratic Party chairwoman Nancy DiNardo slipped — revealing her ugly philosophy of politics. "In politics, nobody does something for nothing," DiNardo said,...
  • How I Finally Learned To Face My Demons

    For most people, Halloween means confronting the fears that assail us from the outside — ghouls and vampires and zombies. But for me this season, I've come to realize that the most perverse demons can lurk within. For many years, my family,...
  • Free Not-So-Scary Halloween Party eBook available Saturday

    Free Not-So-Scary Halloween Party eBook available Saturday
    A guidebook to Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, a popular after-hours event at Magic Kingdom, will be available for free on Amazon for one day — Saturday, Oct. 19. The eBook guide is written by Celebration-based couple Julie and Mike Neal,...
  • King's Holiday Honors Values, Recalls Lessons

    Although it's already three days gone, the older I get, the more I appreciate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Years ago, I abstained from the debate about creating yet another national holiday. I was torn between honoring a great man and the more...
  • Are We Ready For the Next Big Storm?

    This week brings the first and second anniversaries of two major storms that battered Connecticut. Is the state better prepared for such tempests today? Halloween Surprise The Halloween nor'easter of October 2011 was one for the record books. Starting...
  • On Campus, Don't Dress Like G.I. Joe

    On Campus, Don't Dress Like G.I. Joe
    This could have ended badly. On Monday, a 21-year-old student at Central Connecticut State University came back from a weekend excursion still wearing his Halloween costume. Unfortunately, it turned out, he dressed as a character from the G.I. Joe...
  • Gun Threats Are Holding Us Hostage

    Gun Threats Are Holding Us Hostage
    It is outrageous that the threat of gun violence — even the rumor of a threat — can paralyze one of the world's great centers of learning for hours. But such is the fear in a state where a school massacre was almost unthinkable a year ago. A...
  • Go Away With ... Kambri Crews

    When bill collectors called the Crews house, they talked to Kambri, the hearing child of deaf parents. Today, Kambri Crews, a 40-year-old author, having watched her charismatic father beat her mother, tells her compelling life story filled with love, hope...
  • Disney by wheelchair: The good, the bad

     Disney by wheelchair: The good, the bad
    It has been interesting reading about the reaction of people with disabilities to Disney's changing policy for those guests. Instead of moving to the front of the queue at certain attractions, guests with disabilities will be given a time to return...