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A procrastinator’s guide to choosing a Halloween costume

A Halloween themed graphic with the text

Lacey Stefano, Staff Writer

October 31, 2019

There is very little time left to choose a Halloween costume before heading out tonight.

What does Halloween 2018 look like according to Google?

Spider-Man

Nadia Mishkin, News Editor

October 30, 2018

The No. 1 costume search both nationwide and in San Diego is the video game sensation Fortnite.

Dia de los Muertos

Halloween week events continue in San Diego

October 30, 2018

Halloween falls on Hump Day, but the city won’t be dead. Here is a list of upcoming Halloween and Dia de los Muertos events on and around the City College campus.

Students had the opportunity to get their faces painted in the cafeteria for the Day of the Dead celebration on Oct. 29. Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

ASG Halloween Festival packs Gorton Quad

November 12, 2015

The cafeteria was taken over by carefully crafted altars and outside by club stands as the Halloween Festival, Dia de los Muertos and Club Rush all took...

Caught in a sweet web

Katherine Salindayao-White

October 25, 2015

Halloween calls for spooky sweets. Chocolate peanut butter spider cookies are a festive cute dessert that can be a crowd pleaser or even just a chance to chow down on a sweet snack. The creamy peanut butter cookie base is topped off with chocolate drizzle and finished with a chocolate truffle so this dessert will be sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. This is an easy three-ingredient...

The Jibe dancers, dressed head to toe in zombie attire, greeted guests of the Haunted Trail with a dance routine as they entered the attraction on Oct. 19 in Balboa Park. Led by Jennifer Hill and Abby Neves, the group of 16 zombies bumrushed the crowd of people waiting outside Trail. The undead dancers performed a 15-minute dance routine to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” and Rihanna’s “Disturbia.” The dancers, who consisted of mostly 10-20-year-old girls and women, fused hip hop, cheerleading and jazz styles for the performance but maintained their zombiefied demures by purposely staggering  and displaying monotone expressions throughout the routine. Photo by Mike Madriaga

Zombies with soul

October 24, 2015

Just up the street from the City College resides “The Haunted Trail,” located in Balboa Park. The text on its website warns people with heart condi...

Carnival goers had the chance to get their face painted by members of the Cosmetology department at the ASG sponsored Halloween carnival Oct. 30 Photo credit: Celia Jimenez

Students celebrate Halloween at ASG sponsored carnival

November 5, 2014

Decorated as an old graveyard with tombstones and spiderwebs, over 200 students, faculty and children gathered in Gorton Quad to celebrate the Associated...

Frightful venues in San Diego

A Haunted Hotel mascot walks along 5th Street in the Gaslamp scaring patrons as they wait in the line to enter the longest-running haunted house in San Diego. Photo credit: Kenan Jackson

Kenan Jackson

October 28, 2014

San Diego is known for its weather and beaches, but around Halloween its scary attractions are its strongest suit. The Haunted Hotel located on Fourth...

Songs from the crypt: A Halloween playlist

Songs from the crypt: A Halloween playlist

October 31, 2013

Halloween is a fun experience for all ages. Let’s face it though, your probably way to old to be out there trick-or-treating. So instead of going door-to-door...

Dani shivers Record Release Party for her debut album Jinx in Tijuana. Issa Lozano, City Times

A spooky take on pop music

May 20, 2013

In a store you'd probably find You Schaffner not browsing the shelves of the latest R&B; hits or dubstep infused singles that line the cd sections, but ...

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