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The Pirate Carrying a Mermaid Optical Illusion has been named Patch's Halloween Costume in America. Its creator -- and wearer -- will receive a $5,000 prize for having the most creative and innovative costume.
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Police & Fire, Halloween
We checked and found about 60 registered sex offenders with Woodstock mailing addresses. Is there one in your neighborhood?
The Neighborhood Files, Halloween
Great fun and easy costumes for everyone that don't look like they were thought of at the last minute.
The annual event has been popular with area children and parents.
Sharp knives or saws are best kept in adult hands, experts say, who also recommend battery operated lighting for those jack-o-lanterns.
Make sure your child trick-or-treats safely with these tips.
We're searching for the best Halloween Costume in America. Enter yourself or your kids for a chance to win $5,000.
Arts, The Neighborhood Files, Halloween
The event help raise money for the Elm Streets Cultural Arts Village initiative, which would create a viable arts community in downtown Woodstock.
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