October 2014 Issue

  • Rock Your Halloween!

    The leaves are changing colors; the morning air is crisp; and it is almost time to pick a costume. Halloween is around the corner, and Castle Rock is bringing back annual scary and fun traditions at new venues. The Castle Rock Fire Department’s Castle of Terror will be from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 17,… [Continue Reading]

    Rock Your Halloween!
  • Spooky & Fun Decor

    Halloween is just around the corner and who doesn’t like decorating with the family? Following are some very low cost and easy decorations that the whole family can make. Supplies: 1. Orange Tissue Paper or Construction Paper, for the pumpkins 2. White Tissue Paper or Construction Paper, for the ghosts 3. Various Shaped Balloons 4.… [Continue Reading]

    Spooky & Fun Decor
  • Pumpkin Carving Tips & Tricks

    The time honored tradition of turning pumpkins into jack-o-lanterns is one many families enjoy each year. Nothing says “Halloween” more than a house with amazing jack-o-lanterns peeking out on October 31. Here are some tips and tricks for you to use this year when carving your creation. • Draw your design on the pumpkin with… [Continue Reading]

    Pumpkin Carving Tips & Tricks
  • Bookends: The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande

    Reyna Grande takes us on a journey into her childhood which started in a very poor area in Mexico. The memoir begins in 1980 when she is four years old. Her father had already left Mexico and was living in the United States. She was two when he left and he is a distant memory… [Continue Reading]

    Bookends: The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande
  • Local Authors: Joanne McLain, C.J. Prince, and William C. Thomas & Kate Muus

    Catching My Breath by Joanne McLain, C.J. Prince, and William C. Thomas Catching My Breath, 3 stories by Joanne McLain, C.J. Prince, and William C. Thomas, is a book about 3 women who have been at the bottom and come back up. Joanne McLain’s 48 page “Transformations” concerns a promising 20-something young writer and mother whose… [Continue Reading]

    Local Authors: Joanne McLain, C.J. Prince, and William C. Thomas & Kate Muus

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Rock Your Halloween!

The leaves are changing colors; the morning air is crisp; and it is almost time to pick a costume. Halloween is around the corner, and Castle Rock is bringing back annual scary and fun traditions at new venues. The Castle Rock Fire Department’s Castle of Terror will be from 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 17, […]

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Spooky & Fun Decor

Halloween is just around the corner and who doesn’t like decorating with the family? Following are some very low cost and easy decorations that the whole family can make. Supplies: 1. Orange Tissue Paper or Construction Paper, for the pumpkins 2. White Tissue Paper or Construction Paper, for the ghosts 3. Various Shaped Balloons 4. […]

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Pumpkin Carving Tips & Tricks

The time honored tradition of turning pumpkins into jack-o-lanterns is one many families enjoy each year. Nothing says “Halloween” more than a house with amazing jack-o-lanterns peeking out on October 31. Here are some tips and tricks for you to use this year when carving your creation. • Draw your design on the pumpkin with […]

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Bookends: The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande

Reyna Grande takes us on a journey into her childhood which started in a very poor area in Mexico. The memoir begins in 1980 when she is four years old. Her father had already left Mexico and was living in the United States. She was two when he left and he is a distant memory […]

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Local Authors: Joanne McLain, C.J. Prince, and William C. Thomas & Kate Muus

Catching My Breath by Joanne McLain, C.J. Prince, and William C. Thomas Catching My Breath, 3 stories by Joanne McLain, C.J. Prince, and William C. Thomas, is a book about 3 women who have been at the bottom and come back up. Joanne McLain’s 48 page “Transformations” concerns a promising 20-something young writer and mother whose […]