Posts tagged ‘Halloween’

November 1st, 2013

‘Nightmare’ Isn’t Your Typical Halloween

by Christopher O'Brien

CIMG9380The UFO hovering near Lakewood Rd. isn’t a meetingplace for Area 51 enthusiasts – but a new local business that is one the area’s most sought after fightening attractions.

Even though Halloween is over, there is still one more weekend for folks to visit the Nightmare on Wolcott St. just over the Waterbury line across from Planet Fitness. Visitors will be frightened and amazed by animatronics and over twenty actors playing zombies and Freddie Kreuger.

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November 5th, 2011

Halloween Is Tonight

by LonSeidman

Turn your lights on, slow down and get the candy ready – its Halloween!

The winter storm last week prompted Mayor Dunn and police to suggest residents postpone Halloween until tonight. Electrical wires, downed tree limbs and other hazards prompted the caution and almost no one ventured out last Monday on the actual day.

October 31st, 2011

School Closed, Halloween on Hold

by LonSeidman

The power’s out. Power lines are down, and its just plain dangerous. Until otherwise noted, assume school is closed.

UPDATED: Mayor Dunn has postponed Halloween activities to November 5th.

Governor Malloy is leaving decisions on Halloween in the hands of local mayors. On Sunday evening, Mayor Dunn said a decision would be made today, yet “as a parent I would be especailly careful. There’s wires down that are still capable of electricuting someone. We don’t want that to happen.”

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October 22nd, 2011

Trail Frights Peterson Park

by LonSeidman

A haunted trail is in Peterson Park for two consecutive weekends from 7- 10 pm beginning this weekend. The cost is $5 per person or $15 for an entire family. Food donations are being requested.

The haunted trail will close at 9 pm on Sundays.