Katy Budget Books recommends these spooky reads for Halloween

Since Halloween is just around the corner, Katy Budget Books has some spooky book recommendations for readers of all ages.

After more than 30 years around the same Fry Road intersection, the bookstore moved to 870 S. Mason Road, Katy, in December 2019. This month is its 37th anniversary. It carries an extensive selection of new and used books, greeting cards, jigsaw puzzles and other items that make great gifts.… Read More

Kayak Has The Ultimate Halloween Road Trip

Travel search engine Kayak has created the ultimate cross-country Halloween road trip that pulls out all the spooky stops, including Edgar Allan Poe’s gravesite in Baltimore, an abandoned amusement park in West Virginia and Tennessee’s Bell Witch Cave, which inspired “The Blair Witch Project.”

In all, the eerie route that zig-zags through the United States includes 29 stops and covers 7,497 miles. It would take 133 hours and 34 minutes

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Tips from a pro: How to make your own Halloween wreath

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SAINT PETERSBURG, Fla. — Valerie Romas is a popular stylist in Tampa Bay. Valerie recently hosted a wreath-making class at The Epicurean, that was like a fun happy hour with crafts! In case you missed that, she graciously shared some tips with us for how to style your own unique and spooky Halloween wreath. We caught up

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Catch October’s harvest moon as you wait for the rare Halloween blue moon

Take a break from the world’s chaos Friday night and head out to see the almost-full moon. The nighttime spectacle is visible in all parts of the US, weather permitting, astronomy educator and former planetarium director Jeffrey Hunt says. This full moon is romantically called the “harvest moon,” as its the full moon closest to the start of fall.



A brilliant full moon rises at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida in 2017. NASA/Kim Shiflett


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A brilliant full moon rises at NASA’s

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Air Canada’s (TSX:AC) Fears Materialize, International Travel Restrictions Extended Till Halloween

As it is, things were not going well for Air Canada (TSX:AC) that the Canadian government gave another bad news. What the airline feared the most materialized. The Justin Trudeau government has extended the international travel restrictions yet again till Halloween (October 31). I won’t be surprised if these restrictions are extended to Christmas. At this rate, AC could lose its holiday season recovery.



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No concerts yet at the Rave in Milwaukee, but the venue is hosting ‘Halloween Blackout’ tours

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The Rave has gone 203 days without live music because of the coronavirus pandemic. To make some revenue, the allegedly haunted venue is introducing “Halloween Blackout” flashlight tours this year. (Photo: Mike De Sisti, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

Twenty One Pilots, The 1975’s Matt Healy, Steve Aoki, the late Mac Miller and other stars have talked about the supernatural reputation of the Rave, and its allegedly haunted pool backstage. 

Now

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5 Haunted Vacation Rental Homes Worthy of Halloween 2020

From bars to international travel to the New Year’s Eve ball drop in Times Square, it seems like COVID-19 has shut down everything. Nationwide social distancing policies mean Halloween 2020 might be a non-starter, too. But, just because you can’t — or shouldn’t — throw a party or visit your neighbors’ homes this October 31st doesn’t mean you have to call the holiday off. Renting a haunted vacation home

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Halloween 2020’s rare blue moon brings a treat to the skies

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A brilliant full moon rises at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida in 2017.


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In the bizarre year that’s 2020, another highly unusual event is headed our way. This year’s Halloween full moon will be visible to the entire world, rather than just parts of it, for the first time since World War II, astronomy educator and former planetarium director Jeffrey Hunt says. 

“When I was teaching, my

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