costumes

Quick and easy Halloween costumes

Kaitlin Dodd | Staff Writer 10/25/2018 Halloween is just around the corner, and the time to find a costume is quickly disappearing. Whether you don’t have the money to spend on an overpriced costume at the store or simply can’t come up with an idea you deem perfect for the holiday, hopefully these do-it-yourself ideas […]

Halloween brings ‘slut-shaming’ issue to surface

Halloween brings ‘slut-shaming’ issue to surface

By Catherine Clements | Student Columnist  Since I was a child Halloween has been one of my favorite holidays. What other day has trick-or-treating, haunted houses and pumpkin carving all rolled into one? But of all Halloween festivities, dressing up has always been the best part. Halloween is a night when you can be whoever […]

South Side Spirit Halloween haunts again

South Side Spirit Halloween haunts again

By Elsa Buehler | Staff Writer Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Creepy community clowns. Haunted houses. “American Horror Story.” Spirit Halloween. What do all of these things have in common? They only come out at a certain time of year: fall. For those unfamiliar, Spirit Halloween is a chain of Halloween-themed stores owned by Spencer Gifts that […]

People react differently to Halloween

By Michael Flewelling

Halloween season recovers past traditions

By Sam Leon | Student Columnist I can’t help but recognize the excitement going on about Halloween. I hear so many people talking about costumes, haunted houses and parties. Increasingly over each year, I find myself letting these events pass me by in October unaffected, almost like the festivities don’t exist. I’ve never been able […]