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‘Shipwrecked’ ghosts haunt Queen Mary decks

Colleen Donnelly, Editor in Chief

October 22, 2008

Filed under Events

With its own haunted history, the Queen Mary is the best place to have a fright fest that will keep people screaming.     Shipwreck features six mazes, three on the ship and three outside. While all the mazes give chills in their own way, the ones inside had the advantage of a naturally creepy setting.    There's something unnerving about seeing an empty pool on an old ship. I couldn't tell you exact...

Universal Studios Hollywood takes Halloween thrills to new extremes

Universal Studios Hollywood takes Halloween thrills to new extremes

Jonathan Oyama, Asst. News Editor

October 7, 2008

Filed under Events

Universal Studios Hollywood's Halloween Horror Nights may be the scariest amusement park fright I've ever had.    Universal Studios is easily the most visually frightening park during H...

Annual pirate craze invades Long Beach ‘Shoreline’

Annual pirate craze invades Long Beach ‘Shoreline’

September 14, 2008

 Feet were a-stompin', guns were a-bangin', swords were a-swingin', and pirates were a-laughin' at the annual Pirate Festival in Shoreline Village Saturday.The weather was 71 degrees Fahrenheit and the sun wa...