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  • Catacomb Saint
    Saints preserve us: Book review of ‘Heavenly Bodies’ by Paul Koudounaris
    Boo! I bought Heavenly Bodies because I thought it was a good coffee table book to have out during Halloween and yes, it is the type of book that evokes conversation, but after reading it I found myself moved by the idea of these saints and the...
  • Skeletons holding hands: 700-year-old skeletons, hand in hand, unearthed in UK
    Skeletons holding hands: 700-year-old skeletons, hand in hand, unearthed in UK
    Skeletons holding hands, representing two individuals over 700 years old, were found in a the chapel of St. Morrell in Leicestershire, UK. The lead archaeologist, representing four years of excavation at the site, said the duo chose to huddle...
  • Konxville Weekly Chronicle 11-02-1870
    Giants in Tennessee
    In Tennessee there have been many stories told of giant human skeletons being found in graves and mound sites. In John Haywood’s The Natural and Aboriginal History of Tennessee written in 1823, Haywood tells of giant skeletons being...
  • Rookie Blue 4
    'Rookie Blue' recap: Gail faces her abductor and admits that she cheated on Nick
    Wow. Leave for a week and Rookie Blue drops some pretty big bombshells. In "Poison Pill," Andy found out that Marlo was bipolar and that Sam doesn't know - and Chris apparently said goodbye to 15 Division. How do you follow that up...
  • The Key to finding a cure for tuberculous may be in human skeletons
    The key to finding a cure for tuberculous may be in human skeletons
    Here is an interesting study reported in ScienceDaily. “The University of Manchester has demonstrated that new technology that can analyze millions of gene sequences in a matter of seconds is an effective way to quickly and accurately...
  • Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
    Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
    The Cottonwood Center is once again hosting the area’s largest Dia de los Muertos Party this Friday, October 26 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. It is a FREE celebration where more than 1,200 people attended last year. 427 E. Colorado AvenueDia...
  • Skeleton books for kids
    Skeletons, bones and skulls; books about the human skeletal system for kids
    Bones can be seen popping up through the dirt in the front yard, skeletons can be seen standing guard on the front porch and skulls with flashing red eyes can be spotted in an upstairs window. It must be Halloween season with all the creepy...
  • Teresa Giudice and Joe Giudice
    ‘RHONJ’ Teresa Giudice slams Caroline Manzo by hinting of past skeletons
    “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Teresa Giudice watched Sunday’s episode of the show and after learning what Caroline Manzo said about her, Teresa decided to figure back on “Watch What Happens Live.” In a new...
  • Pizza vs. Skeletons
    Pizza vs. Skeletons: Pepperoni and Bones
    Pizza vs. Zombies ($2.99, Universal) is a new quirky action-platformer from Riverman Media LLC. The premise of the game is that the undead are rising and it is up to a pizza to stop them. The game is played from the perspective of a 25 foot tall,...
  • If Only The Walls Could Speak
    The Skeleton in the Wall
    La Condesa,is a bookstore and café named after a Countess who once resided there when it was a colonial mansion. Set across from the Central Park in Antigua, which also used to be the scene of whippings and hangings, there has long been rumors of...
  • The Halloween water runs red at Discovery Kingdom's Fright Fest
    Get your bucket of blood at Discovery Kingdom's Fright Fest
    So you say that a bucket of blood is hardly your cup of tea? Then how about thrills, chills and enough screaming to last from now until next year's Halloween? You've got four more days to enjoy Vallejo-based Discovery Kingdom's Fright...
  • Children's Fiction; Literature Lessons
    'Dem Bones' by Bob Barner; Literature lesson plans included
    San Francisco children's author and illustrator Bob Barner brings the over two-hundred-year-old African spiritual - Dem Bones - to young readers in a skeleton-filled picture book that also includes information about the various bones of the...
  • Hawthorne Heights "Stripped Down to the Bone" at Zydeco on their acoustic tour
    Hawthorne Heights "Stripped Down to the Bone" at Zydeco on their acoustic tour
    When embarking into uncertainty, there is a risk of ending up in an undesirable situation or a potential to have success. One (or a group of people, a band for instance) will never know unless they try, which is exactly what Hawthorne Heights did...
  • Bored Zombie
    Skellie skirmishes worth waiting for
    This is it, mates. One last piece of advice if you've yet to earn your January Seal o' Piracy: Wait for it.Wait for the fray, that is. There's no time to lose in finding a horde of undead -- you've only tonight and tomorrow left!...
  • The walkabout pirate's lament
    Searching a particular island for zombies or skellies
    The undead haunt this island; the unnatural twilight is apparent from the docks. But where are they?Here are some tips to get you from "Oooh, dark here, isn't it?" to "I'll be havin' 100 pieces of eight if ye lose."...