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Kansas City unleashes 'The Beast' for Halloween

Julie Henning thought she’d be touring historic homes that were haunted when friends persuaded her to join them on a late-night, pre-Halloween excursion this month while attending a business conference in Kansas City, Missouri. Instead, she and her colleagues battled “The Beast,” one of America’s largest haunted house attractions. Located in a creaky. five-story warehouse in the city’s … Continue Reading →

'Festival of Gourds' set for Saturday and Sunday

Local gourd artists Ron and Deb Stallings will host the fourth annual Michigan Festival of Gourds at Eastern Michigan Fairgrounds. Hours are 10 a.m.-6 p.m.  Saturday and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. This event celebrates gourds, wood carvings, gourd art, food, music and community. Proceeds will benefit the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation. Admission is $5 … Continue Reading →