No tricks, but plenty of free community treats for Halloween

Many families will go door-to-door in local neighborhoods searching for candy this Halloween. But if you’d rather do something different — or don’t want to limit the fun to Oct. 31 — there are several public events to enjoy. Several activities — most of them free — occur the weekend before Halloween, while others are scheduled for the week of the holiday, and the rest on Oct. 31. For … [Read more...]

‘Novel’ treats at this year’s Halloween Howl

Halloween is all about tricks and treats, but treats don't always have to be candy corn, lollipops and chocolate bars. This year's annual Main Street Zephyrhills Halloween Howl on Fifth Avenue will give out what organizers are calling a "novel" treat ... an actual novel. As part of a local reading initiative started by Bee Bully-Free, hundreds of free books will be given away in front of the … [Read more...]