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Mother and her son pick pumpkins together from the field.

Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch kicks off the Halloween season

October 22, 2019

The Halloween season brings families together once again for some pumpkin picking fun. People from all over the Bay Area returned to the annual Webb Ranch Pumpkin Patch to make more memories that are bound to...

Thousands of people crowd Eucalyptus Avenue to enjoy the festivities.

Eucalyptus Avenue welcomes revelers on Halloween

November 4, 2018

Thousands of children descended upon Eucalyptus Avenue on Halloween night as they have done for many decades. While many streets remain quiet on Halloween night, the residents of Eucalyptus Ave...

Family and pets show off their costumes before the parade.

Pets bring Halloween spirit to the elderly

November 4, 2018

At Atria, a senior living community in Burlingame, the residents spent Halloween watching a pet parade to celebrate the holiday. The main purpose of this event is to create social co...

Contestants spook the competition in ASB’s Halloween costume contest

November 1, 2018

Halloween. A time to carve pumpkins, let people be whoever or whatever they want to be, and to take candy from strangers, an experience that is far and few between. Every...

With a variety of pumpkins, shoppers have the opportunity to choose from different shapes, colors, and sizes.

Trader Joe’s welcomes the Halloween season with affordable pumpkins

October 29, 2018

Speckled or striped, bumpy or smooth, pumpkins of all shapes and sizes arrive straight from the patch to your doorstep all thanks to the middleman: Trader Joe's. Each year,...

Trick-or-treaters asked for  donations for the Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF project to provide emergency relief for kids affected by the earthquakes and hurricanes in Mexico and Puerto Rico.

Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF brews a Halloween full of candy and kindness

November 8, 2017

Screams and laughter filled the air as kids of all ages paraded around neighborhood streets carrying little orange boxes this Halloween. Since initiated by Carlmont Key Club in 2015...

The highlight of Eucalyptus Avenue: a small section of Farquaad's castle.

Eucalyptus Ave trick-or-treaters disappointed by lack of decorations

November 2, 2017

When Halloween swings by each year, millions of children become excited to go trick-or-treating and fill their bags of candy. However, many had their hopes let down after seeing...

PE Dance students dance Thriller in the quad on Halloween, featuring one student who wore a Michael Jackson outfit.

Students celebrate Halloween in the quad

November 2, 2017

Festive music, laughs, and Halloween-themed activities and performances greeted anyone who dropped by the quad during lunch on Halloween. The first performance was an interpretation ...

Local businesses try to attract customers with Halloween items.

Businesses capitalize on Halloween season

October 28, 2017

With Halloween fast approaching, local businesses prepare for the holiday in many ways.   Some businesses have reduced prices on everyday goods found at their stores. “We...

Sophomore Travis Mathers and junior Spencer Stancil, dressed up as the Joker and Harley Quinn of the Suicide Squad, put on their best impersonations in the final round.

Halloween spirit creeps into costume contest

November 2, 2016

It was the ultimate face-off. The contestants had given all they had, but it was down to Dora the Explorer and Suicide Squad. Here came the final moment -- the audience would decide who woul...

Clowns across the country continue to terrorize children and adults alike as Halloween draws near.

Scare Wars: Attack of the clowns

October 7, 2016

It started as just a sighting. In August, a clown was reportedly seen luring children into the woods in Greenville County, S.C. Since that first clown sighting, over a dozen more have followed suit in 29 different states, instilling fear in communities acro...

Halloween lunchtime parade draws many

November 5, 2015

Elena Mateus covers Carlmont' s annual Halloween parade at lunch in the quad on Oct. 30.

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