Tag: halloween

Halloween Movie Review

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Synopsis: On a cold Halloween night in 1963, six-year-old Michael Myers brutally murders his 17-year-old sister, Judith. He is sentenced and locked away for 15 years. But on October 30, 1978, while being transferred for a court date, a 21-year-old Michael Myers…

Horror Movie Recommendations

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The Halloween season is drawing to a close, but there’s always a reason to watch a truly great horror movie, as few and far between as they are. The genre of horror is a haven for low art and cheap…

Voices in the Atrium: Halloween Candy

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Written by Jenny Li and Julia Branigan Because it is almost Halloween, 1 week to be exact, it is definitely time to go out to stores and buy costumes and pumpkins. But there is definitely something that is more important…

Fall Haunted Frenzy

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It’s fall.  The daily transition from -10 to 80 degrees might be a little disconcerting, but trust me, it’s fall and it’s time to start taking advantage of all the potential spooky fall activities. First, I asked a friend and fellow Voice…

Mummies, Masks, and Money: Halloween 2015 in Numbers

While children trick-or-treat for handfuls of candy in extravagant costumes at houses adorned with impressive decorations, their parents sit inside, fingertips to their temples, reflecting on the increasing amount of money they pay for the highly-commercialized holiday of Halloween. In 2015, a projected…

Halloween’s Over but The Babadook Stays

  The month of Halloween is always a festive time: pumpkins are set out on doorsteps, costumes are prepared, scare-parks like Witches Woods are packed with people. Halloween is also the best time of the year to watch scary movies.…

Don’t Fall Over

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Fall means the end of summer and the start of a new era. The season comes with mixed emotions for many, but this fall is especially exciting for CCHS students this year. This is our first fall together in our new school, bringing more mystery and…

Exchange Student Silvia Granahan

Silvia Granahan is a junior exchange student visiting CC from Italy until February 2nd.  She was kind enough to meet with me recently to discuss her experience in America, as well as what life is like back in Italy.  Granahan says that she…

Get your Spooky On

As Halloween approaches, I’m sure all of CCHS is preparing to get their spooky on Friday (during the daylight hours only)! Many will be going trick-or-treating, attending casual and safe parties, or simply laying back with a good horror film…

Halloween Attractions

Halloween is coming up on Friday. As high schoolers, most of us are too old to go trick-or-treating without being stared at. But there are still plenty of fun adventures to go on!  Witches Woods in Westford, MA, is an old…