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Grayslake Kids Donate 300 Pounds Of Extra Halloween Candy To Troops

When two suburban teachers put out a call to their students for leftover trick-or-treat candy, they never expected what they got.

11/06/2013

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Chicago Police Get In The Halloween Spirit, Offer Safe Alternatives To Trick-Or-Treaters

Half a dozen Chicago police stations will offer trick-or-treaters a safe alternative to going door-to-door today.

10/31/2013

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Madigan: Parents Should Check Sex Offender Registries Before Kids’ Trick-Or-Treating

Illinois law bars sex offenders under court supervision from handing out Halloween candy to children.

10/31/2013

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Police Chief: Don’t Let Smart Phone Track Trick-Or-Treaters; Do It Yourself

A suburban police chief said Tuesday that smart phone apps allowing parents to track their kids as they go trick-or-treating is all well and good, but the best way to keep kids safe is a lot simpler: go with them.

10/29/2013

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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Lake County, Ill. 2013

Halloween Trick or Treating is being held in communities throughout Lake County, Ill. in 2013. Most of the communities are holding Trick or Treat hours on the day of Halloween itself. Oct. 31, 2013, but several are having the Trick or Treat on the Sun. before Halloween, on Oct. 27.

10/29/2013

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Halloween Trick-Or-Treating Times For Cook County, Ill. 2013

Most communities recommend that adults take costumed children out early in the recommended trick-or-treat hours to take advantage of daylight, for safety’s sake.

10/29/2013

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Best Neighborhoods For Trick-Or-Treating In Chicago

Are you looking for a new neighborhood to check out for trick-or-treating? Take this list of the following five Chicago neighborhoods and explore a new area this Halloween.

10/04/2013

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Sheriff’s Police Keeping Tabs On Sex Offenders On Halloween

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office is going to try to have sex offenders under its watch when most kids will be out trick-or-treating today.

WBBM Newsradio–10/31/2012

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Activists To Help Protect Trick-Or-Treaters From Egg-Throwers

Some Chicago neighborhood activists will be out on Halloween night, trying to protect trick-or-treaters from egg-throwers.

WBBM Newsradio–10/26/2012

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Best Alternatives To Trick-Or-Treating In Your Neighborhood

If you are looking for a different way for your child to enjoy Halloween, Chicago provides plenty of events that you can use as an alternative to trick-or-treating.

10/19/2012

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Chicago Botanic Garden: HallowFest

Looking for the perfect Halloween celebration for the kids? Check out what Chicago Botanic Garden has to offer…

10/18/2012

Cruz Perez (left) and Steven Figueroa (right) are charged with shooting a 10-year-old boy on Halloween while the boy was trick-or-treating. They allegedly mistook the boy for a rival gang member. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

No Bail For Men Charged With Halloween Shooting Of 10-Year-Old

Bond was denied Wednesday for two street gang members from the Albany Park neighborhood, accused of shooting a 10-year-old boy on Halloween after chasing and shooting at a group of trick-or-treaters they thought were rival gang members.

11/02/2011

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Police To Keep An Eye On Sex Offenders This Halloween

Registered sex offenders are not allowed to give out candy at Halloween, and police departments are gearing up to make sure they comply.

WBBM Newsradio–10/28/2011