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Halloween

Halloween
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Top Halloween Articles

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  • Witch hunt thankfully not a Halloween tradition in Carroll [Eagle Archives]

    Witch hunt thankfully not a Halloween tradition in Carroll [Eagle Archives]
    Get ready: Next Thursday is Halloween! Celebrated in much of the western world for centuries, its observance in the United States is celebrated as a part of pop culture. Carroll County oral and written traditions are full of references to ghouls and...
  • Practice fire safety [Editorial]

    Practice fire safety [Editorial]
    For more than a week, it's been Fire Prevention Week in Harford County and elsewhere. There have been countless scenes of kids climbing on fire trucks, holding hoses and just in general getting a taste of the firefighting life. Perhaps some of those...
  • Datebook

    Sunday, Oct. 27 Concert The Performing Arts Association of Linthicum presents "An American Portrait with Mac Frampton" at 3 p.m. at the Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park. Tickets are $27, free for students accompanied by a paying...
  • Back Story: Spinning the tale of the snallygaster

    Back Story: Spinning the tale of the snallygaster
    Since we're on the cusp of Halloween, better beware of the possible return of the dreaded snallygaster, which has periodically been scaring the dickens out of Marylanders since the mid-1700s. The what? The snallygaster is a half-bird, half-reptile...
  • Carroll Sheriff's Office announces additional Halloween patrols

    Carroll Sheriff's Office announces additional Halloween patrols
    The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office said it will begin additional traffic patrols this weekend in advance of Halloween. On Halloween, Sheriff’s Deputies will have additional patrols in residential developments. Several of those patrols...
  • In the woods at night, a fire circle and pounding drums [West Friendship]

    A moonlit night, garden paths and the rich sounds of drum rhythms, all within the wooded wildlife sanctuary that is Eden Valley. That is what's in store for those who venture out on Oct. 17 at 7:30 p.m. to join Bette Hoover and friends at Dayton's Eden...
  • Glenelg High's Louis Colangelo is a new Eagle Scout [West Friendship]

    Congratulations to Louis Colangelo, a senior at Glenelg High School, who recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Colangelo is a member of Boy Scout Troop 007. As part of his Eagle Scout project, Louis assembled 50 "life essentials" backpacks for...
  • Bus stop at Harford Memorial Hospital to be moved for safety reasons

    Safety issues have prompted the move of the bus stop in front of Harford Memorial Hospital, a Havre de Grace city counciman said Monday. Councilman David Glenn said the decision to move the stop was made after complaints that the location was not safe....
  • Cell towers at schools ignite debate in Arundel

    Cell towers at schools ignite debate in Arundel
    For a school system in an era of bare-bones budgets, building cellphone towers on school properties can mean easy money. But for some parents, the towers pose health and safety risks for their children. Anne Arundel County is the latest to become locked...
  • In a word: baleful

    Each week The Sun's John McIntyre presents a relatively obscure but evocative word with which you may not be familiar, another brick to add to the wall of your vocabulary. This week's word:  BALEFUL Old English had a word for evil, now spelled bale,...
  • Christopher Lee Robinson, 37, of Abingdon

    Christopher Lee Robinson, 37, of Abingdon
    Anne Arundel County police say Baltimore Police Officer Christopher Lee Robinson, 37, shot his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend before turning the gun on himself Sunday. Robinson was having a hard time moving on from the end of the relationship,...
  • Creepy critters join the fun at annual Halloween party [Russett]

    To kick off Halloween, Russett celebrated the event with its annual Halloween party Oct. 26. The community center was decked out in orange and black streamers with spiders, skeletons and other critters hanging around. A multitude of games and activities...