Halloween

Halloween Candy with a Pumpkin

Dentist Offers To Buy Leftover Halloween Candy

A local dentist is trying to save children’s teeth, and provide some treats to members of the U.S. military for the fifth year in a row.

11/03/2014

Kids traded in their candy at Dr, Robert Thies' Tinley Park office. (Credit: Mike Krauser)

Trick-Or-Treaters Trade In Candy For Gift Cards At Tinley Park Dentist’s Office

Last night, trick-or-treaters really earned their candy, considering the miserable weather. So, you might find it surprising that a lot of kids were giving their candy away today, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

11/01/2014

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3-Year-Old Trick-Or-Treater Hit By Car In Winnetka

They say Halloween night is a dangerous night to be a pedestrian and the experience of a North Shore family illustrates why, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

11/01/2014

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Today’s Forecast (10/31/14): Wind, Rain, Snow For Halloween

The first – and perhaps worst – trick for Chicagoans this Halloween just might be the wicked weather.

10/31/2014

This headstone was placed in the Halloween display of a family in southwest suburban Channahon. Police are trying to find out who owns it. (Credit: Channahon Police/Facebook)

Channahon Police Seek Owners Of Headstone Placed In Halloween Display

Police in southwest suburban Channahon were trying to figure out how a real headstone ended up in a Halloween display.

10/31/2014

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Halloween To Be Frigid, Blustery, Wet … Even Snowy

It might be better to skip trick-or-treating this year because the scariest part of Halloween could be the weather, with Friday expected to be extremely cold and windy, with a chance of rain or even — snow.

10/30/2014

Yvonne and Ralph Shurley's frightful scene in Orland Park.

A ‘Spooktacular’ Sight For Halloween In Orland Park

There are only a couple of nights left to catch this year’s spooktacular offering by an Orland Park couple that’s made a big deal out of Halloween for more than a dozen years.

10/30/2014

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Today’s Forecast (10/30/14): Cold But Clear; Rain Begins Overnight

Chilly conditions continue in the Chicago area, although there will be dry conditions throughout the day.

10/30/2014

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Police Caution Parents To Check Sex Offender Registry Before Halloween

Kane County Undersheriff Pat Gengler said it’s prudent to know whose door your kids are knocking on, and make sure they’re accompanied by an adult. He expects a busy Halloween this Friday.

10/29/2014

Halloween Candy with a Pumpkin

Chicago Area Halloween Trick-Or-Treat Hours 2014

Whether families are looking for trick-or-treating hours in their neighborhood or looking to take a road trip to a nearby town, there are plenty of options for Halloween.

10/28/2014

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Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: Oct 27th – Nov 2nd

Check out the Priceless Things To Do this week in Chicago, week of October 27th- November 2nd.

10/27/2014

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Wicker Park Boo-Palooza Guide

Bring the family and your pooch out to Wicker Park for a little Halloween fun. Boo-Palooza, on October 25th, will transform Wicker Park Garden on Damen Avenue in to a Halloween Festival ground.

10/24/2014

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Five Creepy Vacation Sites Around The World

Ethan Reid, author of “The Undying,” from Simon & Schuster shares his list of the creepiest vacation spots around the world for Halloween.

10/24/2014

Inside Fantasy Costumes on Milwaukee Avenue. (Credit: Steve Miller0

Costume Store Manager Says Customers Using ‘Breaking Bad’ Haz Mat Suits To Design Ebola Costumes

What do you get when you cross the TV show “Breaking Bad” with current events? The answer is: one of this year’s most popular – and perhaps most tasteless – Halloween costumes.

10/15/2014

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Tips On Safely Trick Or Treating This Halloween

Keep your kids safe this Halloween night by going over some trick-or-treating safety tips with them.

10/07/2014

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Five Creepy Historical Sites In The Midwest

Looking for something spooky this Halloween? Check out the five creepiest historical sites in the midwest.

10/07/2014

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Best Trendy Halloween Costumes Of 2014

Need some inspiration for this season’s Halloween costume? Check out these trendy Halloween costumes inspired by pop culture.

10/06/2014

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Halloween Inspired Treats To Make At Home

Get creative in the kitchen this Halloween. These fun recipes are sure to be a hit at your next Halloween party or other spooky event.

10/06/2014

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5 Kid-Friendly Halloween Movies To Watch This October

Don’t leave the kids out of all your Halloween fun. Here are five fun Halloween flicks that the whole family can enjoy together.

10/03/2014

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Best Creative Couples Costumes For Adults

Want the world to know you two are tight as Batman and Robin? Check out these dynamic duo, Halloween twosomes.

10/03/2014

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