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Clearly black cats are truly bad luck. These two couldnt make it through the night with their organs intact.

Usher in the Halloween season with these spirited houses

Sophia Fisher, Arts and Entertainment Editor October 25, 2022

Members of Wakefield Theatre Company collaborate on the set of Haunted House.  This years theme is a haunted circus called Cirque du Slay.

Wakefield students prepare to haunt in annual production

Jami Ward, Staff Writer October 25, 2022

Every year, Paul Orsett, the supervisor of the theatre department, teams up with students in the International Thespian Society, ITS for short, to give a fright to Wakefield’s student body through the...

The history of Jack-o-lanterns

The history of Jack-o-lanterns

Sky Morgan, Staff Writer October 21, 2022

As the temperature drops and Halloween approaches, we begin to see a familiar sight: porches lined with Jack-o-lanterns. But behind the spooky faces, lie years of history and tradition. The 18th-century...

Mainstream media has played an impact on peoples costumes this spooky season. This event has brought on some old and new trends.

2022 media influences new Halloween costumes

Nara Hamburger, Staff Writer October 21, 2022

As Oct. 31 creeps nearer and nearer, many people begin to finalize what they will wear on the spooky holiday. Preparing a Halloween costume is one of the most important, and sometimes stressful, parts...

Maria Hoppough and Elijah Shore as baristas at a cafe called ¨Deadly Brews.¨

Page 13 guaranteed to thrill

Justin G Belmonte, Staff Writer October 26, 2021

As October winds down, the Wakefield High School Theatre is prepared to haunt the library with Page 13. The haunted library will be playing from Thursday, October 28th to Saturday, October 30th from 5:30...

Top 10 shows and movies to enjoy this fall

Top 10 shows and movies to enjoy this fall

Maddie Policastro and Nic Cazin October 15, 2021

Orange leaves covering the ground, large sweaters and pumpkin-spiced everything are some of the defining traits of the fall season. However, the truly best part is cuddling up under a warm blanket and...

Seven spooky books for Halloween

Seven spooky books for Halloween

Millie Monahan, Staff Writer October 5, 2021

Whether you enjoy curling up next to the fireplace with a cup of hot chocolate or cowering under your covers in the middle of the night, a spooky book is always enjoyable. Either you’re perusing through...

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