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Day of the Dead Halloween

Halloween, New Orleans Style

Kenny Klein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Kenny Klein

New Orleans is a strange, dichotomous city. For every major celebration that goes on here, be it Mardi Gras, Christmas, or Halloween, there are two,...

What if Halloween and All Souls Day Were Observed as a Single Holiday in the US?

Veronique Pittman | Posted 01.08.2013 | Latino Voices
Veronique Pittman

I think many would agree that Halloween is in need of an image makeover, and what better time than now to re-examine this American tradition in an increasingly Latin-influenced country.

'Day Of The Dead' Expanding In U.S.

AP | By RUSSELL CONTRERAS | Posted 12.19.2011 | Latino Voices

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico -- Growing up in South Texas, Kiko Torres saw the Day of the Dead as an obscure holiday celebrated in southern Mexico. Few peo...

Holy Halloween: A Day To Dance With Death

Donna Henes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

We modern Americans rarely -- if ever -- think about death if we can possibly help it. Halloween offers us a way to engage with our natural fascination with death in a way that is scary yet safe.