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Dailies for October of 2020

October 31, 2020

We have started posting winners for our Halloween Ghost Story Writing Contest. We will continue posting categories throughout the night.

October 30, 2020

Tomorrow is Halloween, and as per usual we will start posting the winning Ghost Story Contest entries after nightfall.

October 29, 2020

The Filename Extensions Glossary was updated today.

October 28, 2020

It does not happen every year, but we did get some interactive fiction entries this year. If you are a fan of Halloween interactive fiction, you have something to look forward to when we post the Ghost Story Contest results this Halloween!

October 27, 2020

We are still short of judges for our Annual Ghost Story Contest. You will not get to read this year, but if you are interested in judging please let us know and we will talk before next year comes around.

October 26, 2020

Our volunteer judges have spent the weekend reading your ghost stories. There were not quite as many entries this year as in typical years, but that is perhaps not too surprising considering world events.

October 23, 2020

Yesterday was the deadline for our annual Halloween Ghost Story Writing Contest. We are no longer taking entries for this year.

October 22, 2020

Today is the Halloween Ghost Story Writing Contest deadline! Anything not received today will not be considered for this year.

October 21, 2020

Tomorrow is the Saugus Halloween Ghost Story Contest deadline!

October 20, 2020

The Saugus Area Entertainment, Recreation, & Sports Resources page was updated today.

October 19, 2020

This is the final partial week before the deadline for our 23rd Annual Halloween Ghost Story Writing Contest. The deadline is Thursday.

October 16, 2020

This is the final weekend for writing before the deadline to our Twenty-Third Annual Ghost Story Contest, so get writing! There are still very few Elementary School entries and no Interactive Fiction entries received so far this year.

October 15, 2020

The News Sources page was updated today.

October 14, 2020

The Computer & Internet Etiquette (Netiquette) Guide was updated today.

October 13, 2020

In addition to not having yet received any Elementary School entries yet for our Twenty-Third Annual Halloween Ghost Story Writing Contest, we have also not yet received any Interactive Fiction entries. If you have ever wanted to try your hand at writing interactive fiction, this is a great place to start!

October 12, 2020

The office will be closed today for the holiday. Regularly updated pages will continue to be updated, and contest entries submitted will continue to be received.

October 9, 2020

We still have not yet received a single elementary school entry for our 23rd Annual Halloween Ghost Story Writing Contest. With things being as chaotic in school as they are this year, this is perhaps not too surprising. If you are a kid in elementary school who likes writing but have always been afraid of entering the contest, this could be your year!

October 8, 2020

The Saugus Area Places of Worship page was updated today.

October 7, 2020

We need more Ghost Story Contest judges! Do you have a relevant background as an author or teacher and would like to help out in an established not-for-profit endeavor? Please reach out to us via the contest e-mail address.

October 6, 2020

The Places To Go Near Saugus page was updated today.

October 5, 2020

We have started to receive some Halloween Ghost Story Contest entries, but so far most of them are in either the Adult or Middle School categories. As of this writing there are not too many High School entries and no Elementary School entries. There are also not yet any Interactive Fiction entries.

October 2, 2020

The first weekend in October starts tomorrow! It will be a great time to write a Halloween short story!

October 1, 2020

October is here, and that means the deadline for submitting your ghost story for the Annual Halloween Ghost Story Contest is just a few weeks away.