City Recommends Small Groups For Trick-Or-Treating On Halloween, Using Pipes Or Tubes To Pass Out Candy From A DistanceThe city of Chicago wants this Halloween to be scary, but safe, so officials are offering specific guidelines geared to trick-or-treating in a pandemic.
2 Suburban Dads Go All Out With Their Halloween DisplaysIt’s a little over two weeks until Halloween, and some neighborhoods are starting to look spooky.
Halloween Grinch Caught On Camera Stealing Lawn Display In MidlothianA woman was caught on camera stealing a Halloween display from a family's yard.
Jack's Pumpkin Pop-Up Near Goose Island Adapts For COVID-19 Halloween RulesThe Illinois Department of Public Health this week released guidelines for celebrating Halloween amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and among the things the guidelines touch on are pumpkin patches.
Some Halloween Haunted Houses Have Opened, But Illinois Says It's Not Allowed Under COVID-19 RestrictionsNew COVID-19 rules for Halloween in Illinois mean haunted houses are getting the news that they should close down.
Chicago Public Health Officials Still Working On COVID Guidance For Halloween; 'We Are Not Cancelling Halloween'“We are not cancelling Halloween, but we do expect to see different type of Halloween celebrations than we’ve seen in prior years,” Chicago Department of Public Health Commissioner Dr. Allison Arwady said Tuesday afternoon.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Expects To Limit Trick-Or-Treating This Halloween To Protect Kids And Parents From COVID"It is a very different time, and I don’t expect to see mass crowds out trick-or-treating like we have in years past. It’s not safe for the children, it’s not safe for the adults,” Lightfoot said Wednesday afternoon.
7-Year-Old Gisselle Zamago Is Home From Hospital After Being Shot While Trick-Or-Treating, But Life Will Never Be The SameThe little 7-year-old girl who was shot while trick-or-treating on Halloween was home from the hospital Tuesday – and we saw her for the first time.
15-Year-Old Boy To Remain In Custody For Shooting Of 7-Year-Old Girl On HalloweenThe boy faces two felony counts of attempted first degree murder and two felony counts of aggravated battery.
15-Year-Old Suspected Gunman Charged With Attempted Murder In Shooting Involving 7-Year-OldTwo children were put in the hospital by gunfire in four days. Police say both were not the intended targets.
Neighbors Plan 'Reverse Trick Or Treat' For A Crete Family Who Missed OutNeighbors will be visiting a family in Crete Saturday morning to deliver them candy since the children missed out on trick-or-treating due to their rare, degenerative disease.
Mayor Responds To Mini-Lori Lightfoot Halloween CostumeMayor Lori Lightfoot had a mini-me trick-or-treating on Thursday.
Families Brave Snow To Trick-Or-Treat On Halloween In Chicago; Some Suburbs RescheduleSnow on Halloween is not typical, but not unheard of. Snow amounting to 3.4 inches in Chicago had never happened at all – until Halloween 2019.
Chicago Weather: Thursday Marks Chicago's Snowiest Halloween EverNo, you did not fall asleep Rip Van Winkle-style and wake up in February – it is, in fact, Halloween, and a Halloween with record-setting snow for the date in Chicago.
Chicago Weather: Spooky Snow, Scary Low Temperatures For HalloweenSpooky snow and rain is predicted throughout the day with low temperatures that could affect Halloween plans.