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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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  • Howard police arrest missing sex offender in Laurel

    Howard police arrest missing sex offender in Laurel
    Howard County police said Tuesday night they had found missing sex offender Arthur Edward Spicer, 37, at a friend's residence in Laurel in Prince George's County, and that he was arrested without incident. Spicer, whose last known address was 6664...
  • Turning 40, Laurel Woods Elementary celebrates [North Laurel/Savage]

    Laurel Woods Elementary School is turning 40 this year and throughout the school year the school and PTA will be doing special events to celebrate. On Oct. 30, the students will be creating stories, poems and pictures to put in a time capsule to share...
  • So many Halloween events, it's scary [Mostly Main Street]

    Halloween is coming to the historic district in a big way this year. Festivities start this weekend, and it seems like the whole town is prepared to be scared. They are busing people in for the start of the "HallowRead" book convention on Friday, Oct....
  • HdG celebrates Halloween with annual parade Wednesday

    Happy Halloween, dear readers, Coming Thursday, Oct. 31. In celebration, the annual Havre de Grace Halloween Parade begins at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Washington Street and Congress Avenue. Dress in costume and register by 6 p.m. with the sponsor, Havre de...
  • Design studio, bursting at the seams, finds new home

    Design studio, bursting at the seams, finds new home
    Marilyn Johnson has only been running her sewing studio out of its new location for about three months, but a visitor could be forgiven for thinking she's been in the same space for years. And they wouldn't be too far from the truth. Johnson's new...
  • Dick Thien missed this one

    I have commended to your attention the catalogue of stale opening devices compiled by the late Dick Thien, trusting that you will know what to do when confronted by the Webster's Dictionary lead and the King James lead. Friends don't let friends write...
  • Mustang cross country team will gallop in annual Stampede [Marriottsville/Sykesville/Woodstock]

    Drive carefully near Marriotts Ridge High School on Saturday, Nov. 2, and keep your eyes peeled for stampeding mustangs. The Marriotts Ridge cross country teams will host the ninth annual Mustang 5K Stampede and Scream and 1-Mile Pony Trot beginning...
  • Havre de Grace employee honored for going 'above and beyond'

    Havre de Grace employee honored for going 'above and beyond'
    Havre de Grace Mayor Wayne Dougherty and members of the City Council honored an employee who went "above and beyond" her regular duties to produce a guide for new residents. Laurie Dawson, a secretary in the city's Department of Public Works, was...
  • 'Top Chef' recap, 'Captain Vietnam'

    'Top Chef' recap, 'Captain Vietnam'
    “I’m convinced that Emeril has a secret bedroom in this house, because he pops up when you least expect it.”¬† Chef Nina shares this sentiment at the top of this week’s episode, as the chefs are relaxing after the most recent...
  • Witch hunt thankfully not a Halloween tradition in Carroll [Column]

    Witch hunt thankfully not a Halloween tradition in Carroll [Column]
    Carroll County's oral and written traditions are full of references to ghouls, goblins and ghost stories. Historian Joe Getty reported that during his research for the Historical Society of Carroll County many years ago, he found that the belief in...
  • 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...