1. How a Toronto plumber is making Halloween safer — by installing 'Candy Chutes'  CBC.ca
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A Toronto plumber is helping to make Halloween a bit safer by rigging up an alternative for handing out candy to trick-or-treaters in his neighbourhood.A Toronto plumber is helping to make Halloween a bit safer by rigging up an alternative for handing out candy to trick-or-treaters in his neighbourhood.

Halloween in America looks extra terrifying this year.Halloween in America looks extra terrifying this year.

CORNWALL – When it comes to taking the kids out trick-or-treating for Halloween, the regional health unit recommends you don’t do it. The Eastern Ontario Health Unit is “strongly recommending…

Trick-or-treating for Halloween not recommended, health unit says – Cornwall Newswatch

With the ongoing pandemic casting a pall over this Halloween, Durham's medical officer of health is sharing some tips on how you and your family can celebrate t

How to celebrate Halloween safely during the pandemic in Durham | Durham Radio News

The City of Niagara Falls has announced formal hours for trick-or-treating this year, with city officials reminding residents to use caution and common sense as they celebrate Halloween amid theThe City of Niagara Falls has announced formal hours for trick-or-treating this year, with city officials reminding residents to use caution and common sense as they celebrate Halloween amid the

Niagara Falls sets trick-or-treating hours | Local News | niagara-gazette.com

Some parents opting to skip trick-or-treating this year are borrowing an idea from that other candy-friendly holiday: Easter. I’m talking, of course, of the candy scavenger hunt. Sure, you could host your hunt indoors or outdoors in broad daylight, but why do that when you could give it a Halloween twist—by making it an after-dark, glow-in-the-dark hunt.Some parents opting to skip trick-or-treating this year are borrowing an idea from that other candy-friendly holiday: Easter. I’m talking, of course, of the candy scavenger hunt. Sure, you could host your hunt indoors or outdoors in broad daylight, but why do that when you could give it a Halloween twist—by making it an after-dark, glow-in-the-dark hunt.

Have a Glow-in-the-Dark Candy Hunt on Halloween

Stacker scoured the archives to find 50 photos of Halloween costumes from 1865 to today.

Classic Halloween costumes from 1865 to today

The Arizona Department of Health Services shared safety tips and that trick-or-treating can still happen, but with some modifications for coronavirus.The Arizona Department of Health Services shared safety tips and that trick-or-treating can still happen, but with some modifications for coronavirus.

Halloween in Arizona: How to trick-or-treat safely during COVID-19

DANVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- The city of Danville issued some guidelines for Halloween this year. Danville officials they can’t cancel your plans to trick or treat but want you to keep these ideas in mind. The city says consider options like decorating your home, carving pumpkins with those you live with or hold a virtual costume contest. The Director of the Pittsylvania-Danville Health District says that the virtual option is really a good idea if you have underlying health conditions.DANVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- The city of Danville issued some guidelines for Halloween this year. Danville officials they can’t cancel your plans to trick or treat but want you to keep these ideas in mind. The city says consider options like decorating your home, carving pumpkins with those you live with or hold a virtual costume contest. The Director of the Pittsylvania-Danville Health District says that the virtual option is really a good idea if you have underlying health conditions.

Danville shares guidance on how to enjoy Halloween safely | WSET

Danville shares guidance on how to enjoy Halloween safely

They created a "candy treat chute" out of an 8-foot PVC pipe. Now she can dispense candy this Halloween and still maintain social distance. Here's how to make one.Cathy Bambenek and her grand-daughter created a "treat tube" out of an 8-foot PVC pipe. Now she can dispense candy this Halloween and still maintain social distance.

Families get creative for pandemic Halloween with 'candy chute' | wfaa.com

There will be no city-sponsored or permitted events, and residents are urged to substitute safer activities in place of high-risk traditional trick-or-treating.

Somerville releases Halloween guidance - News - Somerville Journal - Somerville, MA

Halloween doesn't have to be entirely cancelled, as long as you take certain safety measures and celebrate responsibly. Here are a few tips and suggestions from health experts and local parents.

How to have a fun—yet safe—Halloween in Atlanta this year - Atlanta Magazine

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many churches and organizations are getting creative to celebrate Halloween while also maintaining social distancing. Check out this map of safe Halloween events happening around the Houston area.Looking for some pandemic-safe Halloween fun? Check out this interactive map of events happening around the greater Houston area!

Halloween 2020: Family-friendly Halloween events around the Houston area | abc13.com

The COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping how we celebrate and gather but several groups are getting creative to celebrate the spookiest of holidays: Halloween.The COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping how we celebrate and gather but several groups are getting creative to celebrate the spookiest of holidays: Halloween.

A Salem Halloween: 20 ways to enjoy spooky season amid COVID-19

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is urging parents to skip trick or treating, and instead find other activities, like virtual costume parties. Some say that will take the fun out of Halloween, so they’re not changing anything. Others are planning to take precautions, like Nicole Fiorenti-Katz and her daughter Jocelyn. They love Halloween, […]

Halloween in a pandemic: Some families make alternative plans

By Gabrielle Gasser EBS STAFF BIG SKY — The spooky season is upon us and with it comes cooler weather and the promise of powder turns looming just around the... READ MORE

A Guide: Big Sky’s Halloween festivities and how to play it safe – Explore Big Sky

Typically on October 31 kids would be putting on their Halloween costumes and getting ready to go trick-or-treating but this year local officials are encouraging parents to get creative.

Area officials weigh-in on Halloween recommendations

Halloween will look a little different this year in St. Matthews as organizers are putting on a pandemic friendly drive-thru event for trick-or-treaters.Attention Parents: Organizers in St. Matthews are hosting a pandemic-friendly drive-thru event for your trick-or-treaters.

St. Matthews trick-or-treating event will be drive-thru and totally touchless

If 2020 hasn't been spooky enough already - Halloween is just around the cornerIf 2020 hasn't been spooky enough already - Halloween is just around the corner

Let us know if you think trick-or-treating should be banned this year - Bristol Live

The second annual “Michiana Food Free Trunk or Treat” is for children dealing with food allergies, diabetes, feeding tubes, and other special needs to enjoy a typical Halloween experience.

Candy-free event in Elkhart to provide a Halloween experience for kids with special needs and allergies

RACINE — The City of Racine Public Health Department has decided to permit trick-or-treating this year, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31.RACINE — The City of Racine Public Health Department has decided to permit trick-or-treating this year, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31.

City of Racine permits trick-or-treating but warns it's not safe | Local News | journaltimes.com

Thornton organizers hope a COVID-19-safe substitute for the Halloween Trunk or Treat will have the same number of thrills as years past. “We can’t do the normal Trunk or Treat because we normally …Thornton organizers hope a COVID-19-safe substitute for the Halloween Trunk or Treat will have the same number of thrills as years past. “We can’t do the normal Trunk or Treat because we normally …

Thornton plans COVID-safe Trunk or Treat substitute | Northglenn-thorntonsentinel.com

Trick-or-treating and Halloween parties in 2020 require a new way of thinking. Here are tips from the experts on how to stay safe.Trick-or-treating and Halloween parties in 2020 require a new way of thinking. Here are tips from the experts on how to stay safe.

No Shrieking, Keep Your Distance And Other Advice As Kansas City Prepares For a Pandemic Halloween | KCUR 89.3 - NPR in Kansas City. Local news, entertainment and podcasts.

Communal lolly bowls are out and parents have been warned not to allow groups of children to trick or treat together. Communal lolly bowls are out and parents have been warned not to allow groups of children to trick or treat together.

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No city-sponsored or permitted Halloween events allowed in Somerville due to pandemic

Let us know what you think Halloween will look like this yearLet us know what you think Halloween will look like this year

Tell us if you'll be handing out sweets to trick-or-treaters this year - Gloucestershire Live

As families make decisions on trick-or-treating so are cities and towns across Western New York.As families make decisions on trick-or-treating so are cities and towns across Western New York.

What will trick-or-treating look like in Western New York?

OLEAN — Trick-or-treating plans, as well as an alternative drive-through activity, are currently being formulated by Olean officials — and the community is encouraged to pitch in and help.OLEAN — Trick-or-treating plans, as well as an alternative drive-through activity, are currently being formulated by Olean officials — and the community is encouraged to pitch in and help.

Halloween plans in Olean will include drive-through trick-or-treating | News | oleantimesherald.com

PARENTS and children are being asked not to go ‘Trick or Treating’ on Halloween because of the risk of spreading Covid-19.PARENTS and children are being asked not to go ‘Trick or Treating’ on Halloween because of the risk of spreading Covid-19.

Trick or Treating 'creates ideal situation for Covid 19 to spread' | Bradford Telegraph and Argus

Somerville Halloween 2020: What You Need To Know - Somerville, MA - All city-sponsored and permitted events have been canceled in Somerville this Halloween.All city-sponsored and permitted events have been canceled in Somerville this Halloween.

Somerville Halloween 2020: What You Need To Know | Somerville, MA Patch

This year’s Halloween in Ballard will look quite different: the downtown trick-or-treating event has been cancelled, and it’s likely that many families will choose to stay home rather t…

Halloween and trick-or-treating tips from Public Health – My Ballard

It’ll be a spooky and safe celebration of the Halloween season when the Fulton Family YMCA hosts Trunk-or-Treat Saturday, October 24 at the YMCA at 715 W. Broadway.

Fulton YMCA Trunk Or Treat Offers Safe, Spooky Family Fun – Oswego County Today

More than seven months into the COVID-19 pandemic and at least one Broomfield church is making plans for an outdoor, socially distant Halloween.

Plans come into focus for Halloween in Broomfield – Broomfield Enterprise

Halloween is nearly upon us, but the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has many Brits wondering whether festivites will go ahead.All you need to know about this year's spooky season.

Halloween 2020: How will Covid-19 affect trick or treating and parties? | Metro News

ELKHART — The city’s annual Trunk or Treat will again be held at Island Park with more than 20 organizations and businesses participating, city officials announced Tuesday. This year, additionalELKHART — The city’s annual Trunk or Treat will again be held at Island Park with more than 20 organizations and businesses participating, city officials announced Tuesday. This year, additional

Elkhart trunk or treat continues with increased precautions | News | goshennews.com

As coronavirus continues its tirade, currently 7-months in, it now threatens the hallowed Halloween season. Below is a list of communities that have opted to either continue, change, or cancel festivities in the Midstate. *Editor’s Note: Where municipalities are holding Trick-or-Treat, it is entirely optional and will be up to individual households to participate* ADAMS […]As coronavirus continues its tirade, currently 7-months in, it now threatens the hallowed Halloween season. Below is a list of communities that have opted to either continue, change, or cancel fest…

Halloween in the Midstate: plans/cancellations | ABC27

Rathdrum has canceled their annual events, but Post Falls and Hayden could save the dayRathdrum has canceled their annual events, but Post Falls and Hayden could save the day

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Kids can come “Trick or Treating” at our Trunk or Treat to be held at First Baptist Church in Dunkirk from 3-5 p.m. October 31. Everyone is welcome to attenKids can come “Trick or Treating” at our Trunk or Treat to be held at First Baptist Church in Dunkirk from 3-5 p.m. October 31. Everyone is welcome to attend. Cars will be decorated and parked “trunk out” around the church parking lot. Volunteers also dress up in theme costumes to match their cars. Kids…

Trunk or treat fun at First Baptist Church in Dunkirk | News, Sports, Jobs - Observer Today