| Oct 7, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Area park districts and other groups are offering a variety of Halloween activities in coming weeks.
Options for tots to teens and adults and even the family pooch include costume parties, pumpkin carving, scarecrow-building and coloring contests, a...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 7:23 AM
Halloween can be scary for children with severe food allergies. But this year families in Chicago and beyond are reaching out to kids who can't eat peanuts, milk or other common allergens by putting a teal-colored pumpkin on their front porches as a...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 12:47 PM
In case you hadn't noticed, Halloween isn't for weenies anymore. Spooks have gotten spookier, scares have gotten scarier, and goblins have gotten ghastlier.
In recent years, Busch Gardens has ratcheted up the fright-o-meter on its popular Howl-O-...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The family that brought you the viral hits "Christmas Jammies" and "Baby Got Class" are at it again just in time for Halloween.
Former WOFL Fox 35 sports anchor Penn Holderness and his wife, Kim Dean, a former television news reporter in West Palm...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Whatever happened to homemade Halloween costumes? A ghost (bedsheet) or the best one of all: a towel with an attached shower hose and soap and a sign reading “going to a shower.” That got a laugh out of the male gym teacher watching the...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Zoe Saldana has finally addressed reports that she's pregnant with twins.
Yeah, because sooner or later, that belly's gonna give.
Still, the once-slender and ultra-private "Guardians of the Galaxy" star didn't outright say, hey, guys, yeah, I'm having...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 6:45 AM
One Colorado father is unintentionally making his bid of "Father of the Year" by designing custom Halloween costumes every year for his wheelchair bound son.
Jake Schell, 6, suffered a brain bleed days after his birth in Denver and now lives with...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Anyone planning to take their children trick-or-treating for Halloween should consider checking the Florida sex offender registry so they know which houses to avoid.
All sex offenders in Florida are required to register their home addresses and that...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Building your perfect Khaleesi or King Joffrey ensemble just got a whole lot easier—the racks at Saturday’s Lyric Opera costume sale will be fully stocked with doublets and regal gowns for purchase, as well more than 3,000 other Halloween-...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 5:41 AM
AVON — The Avon Volunteer Fire Department has announced that it will run a children's parade and open the doors of one of its fire houses for Halloween.
The parade will be Oct. 25 at Pine Grove School from 10 a.m. to noon and there will be...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Halloween costumes based on newsworthy current events are as common as dressing up as a ghost or witch, but the latest costume to have sales spike this year brings new meaning to the phrase "going viral."
Hazmat costumes, similar to the ones worn by...