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2014-09-19 12:23:55

The Nation's Best Halloween Event Will Terrify Guests Select Nights Through November 1 ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tonight, guests' worst nightmares will be unleashed as Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights 24 opens - drawing fans from all around the country. This year, guests will come face-to-face with some of the most recognizable and terrifying names in pop culture, as well as intensely-real original content. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140919/147257...

2014-09-19 08:27:08

Milanoo, a well-known online fashion store, has just started celebrating this year's Halloween by shooting a scary 'Zombie Takeover' video. As preparation for the celebration, the company has also stocked up their store with a huge collection of Halloween costumes for their customers. CHENGDU, China, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Renowned online fashion store Milanoo has just released an innovative video as part of the company's Halloween celebrations for the year. This...

2014-09-18 20:22:06

Escape to the Hudson Valley for Hayrides, Haunted Houses, the Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze, Festivals and More WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaf peeping, harvest festivals and a host of Halloween events for all ages are some of the ways to enjoy the festivities in Westchester County, the heart of the Hudson Valley. "Westchester County has great attractions for residents and visitors to enjoy this fall," said County Executive Robert P. Astorino. "From frightful...

2014-09-17 12:31:49

Impressive Click will offer pro-bono website design services for a local business with a website so outdated, it's scary NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of Halloween, Impressive Click, an award-winning website design firm, announced its search for local businesses with websites deemed so outdated, it's scary! The winner of the "Site Fright" contest will receive a pro-bono website makeover and a full year of hosting from Impressive Click. "A website is an...

2014-09-17 08:27:17

--Six consecutive episodes to be distributed exclusively on Marthastewart.com and Aol.com NEW YORK, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (NYSE: MSO), with AOL, Inc. (NYSE: AOL) as exclusive distribution partner, is launching an original six-episode Halloween web series, premiering October 7. For the first time ever, three fashion design hopefuls have been selected to compete against one another to create a Halloween costume for Martha Stewart....

2014-09-16 08:33:07

CHENGDU, China, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Distinguished online fashion store Milanoo has just announced its top selling costumes, to give ideas to customers for the coming Halloween. 2014 Halloween is on the way and people are about to embrace the great carnival of the year. Many costumers get into dilemma when preparing for the costumes. Well, Milanoo stands out to give customer ideas by revealing its top selling costumes. "A lot of customers expressed their troubles in...

2014-09-16 08:28:06

According to Savers' Annual Halloween Survey Americans Expect Prince George, son of Prince William and Kate Middleton, to win the crown of "Best Celebrity Child Costume" and Lady Gaga for "Best Celebrity Look" BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Halloween is always a time for childhood fun, but this year with Halloween landing on a Friday, grown-ups are getting in on the action with nearly half of American adults planning to don a costume according to the annual Halloween Survey*...

2014-09-15 12:24:06

Host Father Sebastiaan, a leading expert on the vampire subculture, promises this event to be informative, exciting and sometimes shocking NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If you say that the Endless Night Festival in New Orleans over the 2014 Halloween weekend is a unique event - well, that's just a gross understatement. Hosted by the legendary Father Sebastiaan, a leading expert on the occult and vampire subculture, the Endless Night Festival is heralded as "the No. 1...

2014-09-10 20:22:47

RODRI Introduces New Signature Event to "Honor the Dead... Celebrate the Living" STUDIO CITY, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead, a long standing Latino holiday with indigenous roots dating back to Aztec times, has taken its place in mainstream culture boasting festivities worldwide. Though traditions may slightly differ among cultures, the holiday (typically taking place from Oct. 31-Nov. 2) commemorates the dead and brings families together...

2014-09-10 08:26:42

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American food retailers seeking to scare up increased sales of candy products during autumn are likely in for a sweet surprise. Last year, sales of seasonal Halloween chocolate candy reached $217 million, up 12%. Such growth outperformed purchases of similar seasonal chocolate products during Christmas and was on par with percentage gains experienced for Valentine's Day. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140801/132630...


Latest Halloween Reference Libraries

Jersey Devil
2013-11-04 10:48:27

The Jersey Devil is a creature in folklore that dates back to early Native American legends. It is claimed to roam the area in Southern New Jersey around the Pine Barrens. But, reported sightings, especially in the early 1900s, have been from all over New Jersey. Descriptions of the creature vary, but the most common is that it has the head of a goat, kangaroo-like body, bat-like wings, horns, small arms, clawed front hands, hooves on the rear legs, and a forked tail. The origin of this...

Halloween Pennant, Celithemis eponina
2013-07-15 13:17:27

The Halloween pennant (Celithemis eponina) is a species of dragonfly that can be found in North America. Its range includes eastern and central areas of North America, where it emerges at different times during the year. In northern areas of its range, it can be seen between the months of June to August, but in other areas of its range, like Florida, it can be seen throughout the year. Its range also includes areas just south of Canada and New Mexico. It can be found in marshy habitats around...

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2008-05-04 22:30:19

The Halloween Crab (Gecarcinus quadratus or Gercarcinus ruricola), also known as the moon crab, should not be confused with the Halloween hermit crab. They dig burrows in rainforest habitat and are native to Central America. It lives in the forest at least some of its adult life. They have lungs that need to be moist all the time. If not, they could dry out and die. The Halloween crab is very territorial and will fight back if threatened. Photo Copyright and Credit

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jument
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.
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