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Low (cost)umes

Low (cost)umes
Three easy and affordable DIY Halloween costumes
October 24, 2018
Three easy and affordable DIY Halloween costumes

A walk through Main Street Cupertino’s Pumpkin Palooza

A walk through Main Street Cupertino’s Pumpkin Palooza
November 8, 2017

Festivity filled the air during Main Street Cupertino’s Pumpkin Palooza on Saturday, October 28. Kids played tic-tac-toe with pumpkins and got their faces painted, while their parents took photos to...

Costume complications: the annual indecision caused by Halloween costumes

Costume complications: the annual indecision caused by Halloween costumes
October 21, 2015

eady for a Halloween ghost story? Once upon a time, I blinked. Then I opened my eyes one month later to dry brown leaves and the scent of Pumpkin Spice Lattes. It’s now October. For most months of the...

Keeping costumes clean

Short skirts featured among many of the Halloween costumes this year whether or not they were appropriate to the costume or to dress code. Illustration by Smitha Gundavajhala.
November 2, 2011

There is a very fine line between a costume that is just risque and one that is risking it all. For Halloween, a bedsheet with two holes for costumes used to be enough to get candy. Nowadays, though,...

Breaking convention at Bay to Breakers

Breaking convention at Bay to Breakers
May 19, 2011

100 years of running, 29 years of crazy costumes—not the typical race  A man in a giant carrot costume, spectators in pirate garb, middle-aged naked people—sound strange? At Bay to Breakers,...

Halloween 2008: what were they?

Halloween 2008: what were they?
November 4, 2008

Students put on their best costumes on Halloween.  With appearances from the Joker(s), a toothbrush, grapes, chickens, and crayons, it was clear that MVHS students take Halloween seriously. At lunch...

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