Tag Archives: halloween

A Schmeeckle Mystery: The Case of the Missing Animals

The Schmeeckle Candlelight Hike Festival took place on Oct. 27. This year’s theme was “A Schmeeckle Mystery: The Case of the Missing Animals.” The festival, which started back in 2005, has taken on many different themes including prehistoric Schmeeckle and underwater Schmeeckle. Emma Phifer, graduate assistant for Schmeeckle Reserve, said, “It is always a challenge to choose a theme. It ... Read More »

Go Headless Over Sleepy Hollow – Review: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

You can thank Washington Irving for the most iconic of all the characters you’ll see traipsing through the woods on All Hollow’s Eve. While “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” does not take place on Halloween, The Headless Horseman has become a hallmark of the holiday, all thanks to the American author, Washington Irving. Though the 12,000-word short story was originally ... Read More »

Creepy Clown Epidemic Spreads Rapidly Across the Globe

  Clowns have been present throughout history as hysterical means of entertainment, however clowns have taken on a scary persona, most recently known as the “creepy clown.” Creepy clown sightings have made the headlines of numerous cities in Wisconsin including Sheboygen, Green Bay, West Bend, Racine, Milwaukee and Wausau. Reports include sightings, interactions, threats, and overall creepiness. According to Bill ... Read More »

UWSP Brushes Up on Halloween Makeup

As the culmination of October draws near, the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point put on Devilish Disguises, a Halloween makeup tutorial event on Oct. 20. Jordyne Runkel, recent drama major graduate, showcased her skills at Thursday’s event. Runkel has been experimenting with makeup for years. “I started makeup my junior year of high school, and I have done makeup for Dominion ... Read More »

Halloween is Brewing with Fun

With Halloween right around the corner, celebration, superstition and paranormal thoughts linger in the air. Halloween is an entertaining holiday that has something to offer for everyone. Even adults enjoy carving pumpkins and decorating their houses with spooky decorations. Gabriella Quattrocchi, a senior majoring in Heath Care Administration, says that Halloween is one of her favorite holidays. “Carving pumpkins and ... Read More »