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Free candy was offered inside some Halloween baskets. Hawk-O-Ween, which was held in the quad on Oct. 31, featured Halloween-inspired tables that were set up in the quad.

Costumes, candy and clubs, oh my!

November 10, 2019

The Associated Students of Cosumnes River College brought the festivities of Halloween to the quad on Oct...

Day of the Dead vs. Halloween: one is spooky, one is sacred

Day of the Dead vs. Halloween: one is spooky, one is sacred

November 1, 2017

The Day of the Dead is a national holiday that is celebrated in Mexico, and it’s a day for people to ...

Halloween scrimmage builds chemistry for team

Matt Johnson, Editor

November 10, 2016

As the softball team starts to wind down its fall training for the upcoming season, it held its annual Halloween intrasquad scrimmage on Nov. 3. With Halloween costumes that ranged from Thing 1 and Thing 2, Bugs Bunny and Spongebob to Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy. The Halloween scrimmage  was the perfect thing to keep...

Sexualized kid’s Halloween costumes a point of concern

Taunika Ogans, Staff

November 4, 2015

Halloween is the one night of the year when people can dress outrageously out of the norm, becoming anything that they choose with just a bit of creativity. However, the struggle of finding an age appropriate costume for children is becoming more frustrating. Costumes that are meant for adults but replicated in children sizes have been incre...

Decades of Darkness takes on new life in the dark

Decades of Darkness is open all of Halloween week

Quincie Pruitt, Staff

October 28, 2015

During the day, the West Sacramento Vierra Farms offers a family friendly environment where kids can ride...

A various assortment of costume hats sold at the Goodwill on Florin Road.

Costumes on a budget

October 18, 2013

If the prospect of an extended U.S. government shutdown causing the nation to default on its foreign ...

Prop skeletons sit around a table in a hauntingly decorated room at the Elk Grove Historical Society's new haunted house. This October marks the Historical Society's first invitation to their haunted experience.

Local haunted house opens doors, spooks community

October 18, 2013

Inside you will find undead banjo players, a radioactive pumpkin, a mad scientist’s laboratory and even an ...

ASG performs 'Thriller' dance to promote Halloween on campus

ASG performs ‘Thriller’ dance to promote Halloween on campus

October 31, 2011

Zombies took the fountain stage on Oct. 26 at noon promoting Cosumnes River College’s Associated Student...

Tactless ‘Sexy Anna Rexia’ Halloween costume mocks eating disorder

October 19, 2011

Every Halloween we all expect to see firemen, zombies, the occasional Sarah Palin and many other crazy...

Offensive products ignored until holidays

Johny Garcia, Connection staff

October 19, 2011

In today’s society, we openly question many politically incorrect Halloween costumes. This year it is the “Sexy Anna Rexia” costume, which makes light of a serious illness. Unfortunately, there are many items that continue to offend people on a year-round basis which are ignored or go unnoticed by the majority of...

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