Tag Archives: Halloween

Puppets’ Progress

Muffy Pendergast expects about 300 heads at Westville’s Halloween parade this Sunday, and that’s not even counting the puppets. …

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Scare Tactics

Atonal organ music plays in repeating loops. The faint melody of a nursery rhyme floats somewhere far away. Louder are the ragged screams coming from an unsuspecting victim—or the bloodthirsty creature that’s captured them. …

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Haunting Houses

Halloween’s tomorrow, but the only decorations among the houses of University Place, a wider-than-long horseshoe looping off Elm Street, are a couple of smallish pumpkins.

Perhaps it’s because these houses don’t need decorating. …

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Magic Power

Halloween’s shadow draws nearer. Soon the powers of witches, ghosts, bogeymen and, most of all, kids jazzed on candy will be at their strongest. During the seven days leading up to Halloween, “magical” happenings will…

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Supernatural

West River Memorial Park

You’re alone in a marsh on the eve of Halloween, and it’s almost dark.

You’d been driving down Ella T. Grasso Boulevard when a flurry of light agitated your eyes, pulled them west towards a waning…

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This Week in New Haven (October 27 – November 2)

Jack White - "Blunderbuss" cover art

Amid celebrity appearances and other notable cultural events this week, the zombie elephant in the room is Halloween, which inspires a gutsy retail experiment in a tight space, a…

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