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Halloween Brings Out Trick-Or-Treaters, Young And Old
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Should Halloween Be Moved To The Last Saturday Of October?

There are movements across the country by communities to move Halloween to the last Saturday of the month in order to keep kids safer and not up so late on a school night.

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Haunted House Is So Terrifying You Need to Sign a Waiver

There's scary. Then, there's this.

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Preparations For Halloween Continue As Weekend Festivities Approach
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No One Makes Home Made Halloween Costumes Anymore, Shari And Chris Take On The World

When I was a kid, it was unheard of to buy a costume for Halloween, but there wasn't much available. If it was, it was very costly. Now, you can buy anything and be anyone for Halloween. Most kids, mine included, keep the costumes and dress up as that character year round. We were also some thing for the holiday that might not work now.

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Halloween Season Means an Increase in Lice for One Simple Reason

Now, *this* is scary.

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Best Places to Get Pumpkins for Your Halloween Jack-O-Lantern in the Duluth / Superior Area

One of the staples of fall and the Halloween season is picking out that perfect pumpkin to carve, or even to just put out for decoration. Where does one look for the best pumpkin picking around Duluth, Superior, and beyond? Here are three suggestions, some more simple, and others more extravagant.

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Scare The Food Out Of You This Halloween Season For Chum

Chum needs your help year round and offers a great way to save money. Both Halloween scares have partnered with Chum by offering $2 off admission to the William A Irvin Haunted Ship and also to the Haunted Shack at the Buffalo House. This is a great way to take the whole family out to have scarey fun and save some cash all while helping the Chum Food Shelf.

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Wait — Halloween Candy Is Already on Sale?

It's never too early to scare up some treats. Or is it?

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Fireball Fan? Try These Easy Cupcakes You Customize With Fireball Whisky

If you haven't had Fireball, you've probably heard of it.  It's a type of whisky that tastes like red hot cinnamon candy and warms you up as it's going down.  For those that are already fans, how would you like to combine two delicious flavors?  Fireball and cake?  Yup, Fireball Cupakes!!! I get recipes from Delish and thought I would share this one with you because I have lots of friends that love Fireball.

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The Best City for Independence Day 2017 Is Not What You Think

You may think Philadelphia is the ideal place to be on the Fourth of July, but you'd be way off.

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Crafting With Cathy And Kathy: DIY Solar Powered Lanterns For Independence Day [VIDEO]

Our next crafting project was chosen because of the upcoming Independence Day holiday.  Technically, it's DIY Lanterns and we are using solar powered tops, but you can also put a battery operated tealight in it or if you don't put the top on you could use a candle.  If you use red, white and blue glitter like we did, it's perfect for the upcoming 4th of July holiday.  Make it a family crafting project!

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My Memory Of The Mighty Thomas Carnival Involves A Caterpillar And A Garbage Can

The Mighty Thomas Carnival has been coming to the DECC parking lot for as long as I can remember.  But, one year in particular stands out for a couple of reasons, one it was just us kids because one of us had just gotten our license (early 80's) and two, it was the first time I rode a carnival ride called "The Caterpillar" (I think that's what it was).

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Study Reveals America’s Most (And Least) Patriotic State

Are you proud to be an American? Maybe, but you'd be hard-pressed to be as proud as the people in this state.

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