Boston Is the Best for Halloween

The National Confectioners Association (NCA) has named the 2006 Trick-or-Treat Capital of the United States. Although Boston came in second as a top Halloween travel destinations, according to a new national survey, it is the leader in Halloween candy sales in the Northeast, according to top retailers in the region. The national survey also found […]

Charity Event Hosted by Genre Star

Amanda Tapping, who plays Lt. Colonel Samantha Carter on Stargate: SG-1, will host FMA Vancouver 2006, benefiting Sea Shepherd, a conservation society committed to protecting marine wildlife under the United Nations World Charter for Nature, reports SciFi Wire. Richard Dean Anderson, former star of the show, will also appear. FMA Vancouver brings fashion, music and […]

Fangoria Radio to Broadcast Live from Weekend of Horrors Event

Fangoria Radio, which I mentioned in my June 23rd post, will be broadcasting live from Fangoria’s Weekend of Horrors, to be held Sept. 29 through Oct. 1, 2006, in Secaucus, N.J. Other highlights include the great list of guests: Charisma Carpenter, from Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spin-off, Angel, is making her first horror […]

Devils Tower Celebrates 100 Years

“I know this sounds crazy, but ever since yesterday on the road, I’ve been seeing this shape. Shaving cream, pillows… Dammit! I know this. I know what this is! This means something. This is important.”– Richard Dreyfus as Roy Neary in Close Encounters of the Third Kind In 1977, Steven Spielberg introduced the world to […]

Genre Traveler Friendly Vacation Makes Top 10 Excursions Even Your Teen Will Love, a company specializing in vacation rental by owner properties and destination guides for renters, has created a top 10 list of vacation excursions for families with teens. One of the excursions — number six — would appeal to genre travelers. According to, the National Youth Leader Foundation offers a 10-day Tech Camp for […]