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Consumer Views on Holiday Creep

Consumer Views on Holiday Creep

Iveth Vanegas, Reporter

October 4, 2019

As September rolls over, stores have already bombarded customers with holiday decorations, a concept that actually is designed to make consumers rush into holiday shopping. This is known as the holiday creep, a merchandising strategy where companies sell holiday decorations or items months before the actu...

How to: Halloween Pumpkin Carving

How to: Halloween Pumpkin Carving

Braedon Harris, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2018

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DIY Trick or Treat Bags

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2018

Creating your own trick or treat bag is a fun activity for kids and a great way to keep track of your candy. Here are some ideas. Riley Sims The supplies you’ll need are a bag and any Halloween arts and crafts you find at your local arts and crafts store. Riley Sims One can never lose a bag with wings attached to it. Bats are the anim...

Broadcast Halloween Special 2018

Broadcast Halloween Special 2018

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez, Reporter

November 1, 2018

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Falling into the Season: Autumn Brings Texas Fun

Falling into the Season: Autumn Brings Texas Fun

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez, Reporter

October 31, 2018

Fall brings colder weather and many seasonal events for people to enjoy. It brings everything from concerts, to the Texas State Fair, pumpkin patches and even haunted corn mazes. This season, people are swarming to listen to their favorite artists all across Dallas. According to resale ticket vendor...

Superstitions

Superstitions

Hannah Majerczyk, Reporter

November 3, 2016

A superstition is a widely held, but unjustified belief, involving supernatural causation leading to certain consequences of an action or event. Superstitions are believed widely throughout the world. They can range from knocking on wood to sacrificing goats. Each country and culture has their own special...

Review: Cutting Edge vs. Dark Hour

Review: Cutting Edge vs. Dark Hour

Hannah Majerczyk, Reporter

November 3, 2016

Halloween is a time for scares and haunted houses. I visited two of the most popular haunted houses recently to see which one I thought was the best. These included “The Cutting Edge” and “The Dark Hour.” I first went to “The Cutting Edge” in Fort Worth. The house plays on some common...

Movie Review: Hotel Transylvania 2

Connie Ho, Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 3, 2015

Sony Pictures Animations recently released Hotel Transylvania 2, their second installment to the Hotel Transylvania franchise, on Sept. 25. The family movie is a mixture of funky, fun, and spooktacular scenes that tell the story of how Dracula attempts to guide his half-human grandson into becoming a...