Like everything else in the current economy, Americans may pay more for Halloween candy due to a sugar shortage. Maybe that’s a good thing! The Wall Street Journal reports a sugar supply strain could lead to high candy costs, affecting production.  Candy producers blame the sugar shortage on a US agriculture policy requiring 85 percent […]


The most popular types of costumes for adults are:  A fictional person or character, an animal or creature, and a historical figure.  15% are dressing up as “a concept” . . . 14% are going as an “object” . . . and 11% are dressing up as a person who’s still alive. Most people describe […]


The people at have released their annual list of the WORST Halloween candies, which is voted on by more than 15,000 of their customers The photo may have fooled you. Candy Corn was last year’s number one worst candy. However; this year Candy Corn dropped to the secomd worst candy. This year the honor […]


A new poll for Halloween asked 1,000 Americans about the paranormal, and found almost one in five of us think we’ve seen a GHOST before. 19% of people say they’ve seen a ghost.  Here are a few more quick stats on things we’ve experienced but can’t explain . . . 1.  Most who’ve seen a ghost […]

Shopping for Halloween candy might be scary this year. According to the most recent inflation report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, treat buyers will be paying 13.1 percent more than last year. It’s the largest yearly jump in candy prices the service has ever recorded. Experts say the bump is driven by major increases […]


Some people go sexy for Halloween, some go scary, and some like funny costumes.  If funny is more your thing, but you don’t know what to dress as this year, we have you covered. Parade has compiled a list of 100 funny costume ideas. Included are Nacho Libre, Richard Simmons, Ace Ventura, a long […]

While most travelers book trips during the holiday season, there is a sector of people who enjoy the spookiness of Halloween and will travel across the country for the best-haunted houses. Pennhurst Asylum in Spring City, Pennsylvania The 13th Gate in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Field of Screams in Olney, Maryland Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride […]

Matt & Ramona 2021 Pumpkin Head Awards! Oct 26th is National Pumpkin Day and today, Matt & Ramona honor people with pumpkin heads. Matt Rhule: Head coach is the perfect title for the Carolina Panthers’ fearless leader. Matt obviously wore an  XXL helmet in his gridiron days. Hats off to his mom, Gloria, for what she had […]

According to North Carolina trick or treater’s favorite Halloween candy are Reeses!  Surprised?  

    Halloween is just a few weeks away and if you’re looking to find the best musician inspired costume, look no further. Billboard has already done the work for you and found that Amazon has some amazing costumes that are sure to win you the best costume award. Britney Spears is said to be […]