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Dailies for October of 2014

October 31, 2014

We've started to post the winning entries for our 17th Annual Ghost Story Contest. We'll continue to post them category by category throughout the night.

October 30, 2014

Tomorrow is Halloween, and we'll be posting the winners of the 2014 Halloween Ghost Story Contest sometime during the night.

October 29, 2014

The Computer Terms Dictionary was updated today.

October 28, 2014

The News Sources page was updated today.

October 24, 2014

The Tips for New Computer Users & New Internet Surfers page was updated today.

October 23, 2014

The deadline for the Ghost Story Contest was yesterday. All entries that we received have been acknowledged. Any additional entries that come in now will be held for next year.

October 22, 2014

Tonight at midnight is the deadline for submitting stories for this year's Halloween Ghost Story Writing Contest. We're trying to acknowledge entries pretty much as they come in, so if you have submitted something and haven't heard back from us please contact us right away. Also, please note that we have not had the chance to go through all entries yet, so we may still run into issues extracting text from some of them. If this happens we'll try and contact you via e-mail as soon as we spot the problem.

October 21, 2014

There is just one day before the deadline to submit your ghost stories for the seventeenth annual Ghost Story Contest. We've gotten bombarded with entries these past few days but are mostly caught up, so if you've submitted a story and haven't heard anything yet, you should let us know.

October 20, 2014

It hopefully should not be necessary to mention this to most people, but if you're entering the Halloween Writing Contest please be sure to keep files unlocked, unencrypted, and not password protected. If we can't get at the contents of the file, we can't pass it along to our judges and it consequently can't be in the contest.

October 17, 2014

There is just one weekend left before the Halloween Ghost Story Contest deadline next Wednesday. Get your entries in soon! We've not yet received any interactive fiction entries, so if you're debating whether or not to try your hand at that category, this could be your year.

October 16, 2014

The Places To Go Near Saugus page was updated today.

October 15, 2014

The Saugus Area Food & Drink Information page was updated today.

October 14, 2014

Don't forget that we also accept interactive fiction entries in our annual Halloween Writing Contest. If you like to write and are a little bit technical (or even just curious) why not try it out?

October 13, 2014

The office will be closed today for the holiday. Regularly updated pages will continue to get updated, and contest entries will get accepted just like on any regular day.

October 10, 2014

This is a long weekend for many people; it's a good time to write! The deadline for our annual Halloween Writing Contest is the 22nd.

October 9, 2014

The Saugus Area Legal, Financial, & Real Estate Information page was updated today.

October 8, 2014

Please ensure you get a response acknowledging your contest entry for our annual Ghost Story Writing Contest. E-mail does occasionally get mislabeled as spam, blocked by filters, or otherwise get lost. We're trying to acknowledge each entry within a few days of when we receive it.

October 7, 2014

The Guide to Saugus Area Public Transportation was updated today.

October 6, 2014

The Saugus Area Medical, Dental, & Pharmaceutical Information page was updated today.

October 3, 2014

There are not too many more weekends left before the deadline of our annual Halloween Ghost Story Contest on the 22nd.

October 2, 2014

The Saugus Area Legal, Financial, & Real Estate Information page was updated today.

October 1, 2014

October is here, and Halloween is nigh. If you're planning on entering this year's Halloween Story Writing Contest remember that the deadline is on October 22nd. Be sure to check out some of the past years' winners to get a feel for the sorts of stories that win.