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Trick-or-treat 2018 is near…

Ghosts, goblins, vampires, mummies and various incarnations of favorite animated characters and superheroes will take to the streets in just a few short weeks. So here is a list of trick-or-treat times for eastern Racine County.


5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31

Elmwood Park

4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 28

Mount Pleasant

5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 31

North Bay

4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 28


4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 28


5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 31

Wind Point

4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 28

Safety Tips from the CDC for kids and parents.

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Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.