Trick-or-treat!

Get out the goodie bags: It's time for Trick-or-Treat! Some municipalities in Schuylkill County have scheduled the time-honored Halloween tradition for this evening, while others have opted to hold it Saturday on the actual holiday. Regardless, I'm sure the...

Costume concepts

Glowing jack-o-laterns. Scary, sweet and unique costumes. Bags and buckets full of candy. It's not too hard to see that Halloween is very much here. Take a look at the calendar and there are plenty of parades, trick-or-treats and safe trick-or-treats...

Stop thief!

Despite the fact that there are bad people out there, there are many more good people. I bring this up as a result of an e-mail I received this morning from the Cancer Kids Foundation, which is based in Miami, Fla. The release detailed the story of funds stolen...

Prevent fires

With October's arrival comes the thought of autumn leaves, pumpkins, fall festivals and, of course, Halloween. Another subject comes to mind: fire prevention. In case you didn't know, this week is Fire Prevention Week nationwide. It's time change the...