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The Zumbies Bring Luck To Halloween

The Zumbies Bring Luck To Halloween

The Zumbies, a collectible doll, are bringing luck to this Halloween season.

Limited Edition Spooky Halloween Thinking Putty Glows

Limited Edition Spooky Halloween Thinking Putty Glows

Crazy Aaron's Puttyworld, makers of Thinking Putty, just released two spooky limited edition colors that are great for your little goblin or witch. The putties come in orange, Great Pumpkin, and purple, Monster Mash, are sparkly and have an eerie glow when the creatures of the night come out to play.

Enter Your Pet in a Halloween Costume Contest

Enter Your Pet in a Halloween Costume Contest

Announcing a Halloween pet costume contest for your chance to win a gift certificate to Bobb Howard's General Store, Long Island's best candy store that provides mail-order candy baskets. Dress your family pet up in a Halloween costume and enter.

Kiwi Crate Brings Creativity To Your Doorstep

Kiwi Crate Brings Creativity To Your Doorstep

Kiwi Crate drops ready-to-create projects at your doorstep, providing a month's worth of exciting DIY fun for you and your kids.

The Best Places to Show Off Your Family's Halloween Costumes in the New York Area

The Best Places to Show Off Your Family's Halloween Costumes in the New York Area

Whether you've spent hours sewing together your family's Halloween costumes or you've run to the store to pick up a all-in-one Halloween get-up this year, you've got to have places to go to show off all the effort you put into your outfits. Here are some of the best kid-friendly Halloween parties and events to show off your family's costumes.

Monster High's New DVD Ghouls Rule Is Spooktacular

Monster High's New DVD Ghouls Rule Is Spooktacular

Hitting stores nationwide on Oct. 9, this brand new DVD from Monster High will encourage kids to be themselves, even as they dress up in costume for Halloween.

Halloween Costumes For Babies: Tiny Tillia Animal Coverall

Halloween Costumes For Babies: Tiny Tillia Animal Coverall

If you've been wondering how your newborn can get in the Halloween spirit, wonder no more. These adorable Halloween bibs and animal-print coveralls scream "spooky scary" for babies in your life.

Emma's Pumpkins - A Halloween Tale with a Heartwarming Message

Emma's Pumpkins - A Halloween Tale with a Heartwarming Message

When her family moves into a new house on Halloween, Emma decorates their new porch using her positive spirit in “Emma’s Pumpkins” by Betty Yanchulis.

Betty Crocker's Spooktacular Halloween Recipe Collection

Betty Crocker's Spooktacular Halloween Recipe Collection

Have Halloween fun all month by making a different recipe each day from the Betty Crocker Halloween Cookbook. The nearly 100 recipes include pictures and nutritional information, as well as tips and techniques for cooking.

Most Popular Costumes For Halloween 2012

Most Popular Costumes For Halloween 2012

Spirit Halloween, the largest seasonal Halloween retailer in North America, makes predictions for the season's most popular Halloween costumes. What do you think they will be?

Top 3 Places for Kids to Score the Best Trick-Or-Treat Candy in Queens

Top 3 Places for Kids to Score the Best Trick-Or-Treat Candy in Queens

Fill your Halloween treat baskets with some of the best candy in Queens at these spooky haunts that also offer fun activities of the season.

Top 5 Halloween Fests for Kids in Queens

Top 5 Halloween Fests for Kids in Queens

The coming fall brings with it great outdoor festivals full of kid-friendly activities. Here are the top five Halloween festivals in Queens to enjoy with the kids.

6 Spots for Outdoor Halloween Fun for Kids In and Near Brooklyn

6 Spots for Outdoor Halloween Fun for Kids In and Near Brooklyn

Spend time outdoors enjoying the fall activities that only come once a year, including fun-filled Halloween events. We pick six spots in and around Brooklyn that are perfect for enjoying the outdoors while having some Halloween fun.

Two Frightful Halloween Haunts in NYC for a Real Scare...If You Dare

Two Frightful Halloween Haunts in NYC for a Real Scare...If You Dare

Are you and your older kids ready for a real scare this Halloween? Head to these two frightening Manhattan events and haunted house and you just might have nightmares for a few days. These events are not suitable for young children.

3 Must-Do Halloween Ideas for Music-Loving Families in Manhattan

3 Must-Do Halloween Ideas for Music-Loving Families in Manhattan

Bust out your dance moves with the kids at these Halloween activities in Manhattan that bring music entertainment alive.

Top 4 Outdoor Halloween Activities for Kids in NYC

Top 4 Outdoor Halloween Activities for Kids in NYC

Spend time with your kids enjoying the fall weather while taking advantage of all the outdoor Halloween activities the city has to offer. Here are the top four outdoor Halloween activities for kids that should not be missed.

Dress Up Your Pets: Skeleton Costume by Martha Stewart Pets

Dress Up Your Pets: Skeleton Costume by Martha Stewart Pets

While planning your trick-or-treating adventure this Halloween, don't forget to include the family dog in on the fun. The Martha Stewart Pets collection at PetSmart has some great costumes that will give your pet spooky style.

Top 5 Spooky Halloween Parties for Kids at Cool NYC Attractions

Top 5 Spooky Halloween Parties for Kids at Cool NYC Attractions

Kids are excited to don their costumes, go trick or treating, and participate in spooktacular fun activities throughout the city, and cool attractions in New York City, including museums and observatories, are hosting their own Halloween parties for kids. We pick the top five you should take your little ones to this year.

Halloween Safety Tips from the New York Police Department

Halloween Safety Tips from the New York Police Department

Children's safety is always a main concern on Halloween, especially when they are trick-or-treating at night. The New York Police Department shares their tips for keeping your children safe this Halloween.

PopCap Games and ADA Partner to Give Away Free Video Games

PopCap Games and ADA Partner to Give Away Free Video Games

PopCap Games and the ADA partnered to provide free video game downloads for adults to hand out to trick-or-treaters this Halloween instead of candy. This campaign, "Stop Zombie Mouth," is an effort to promote good oral health in children across the U.S.

The Monster Eater Eases Bedtime Woes

The Monster Eater Eases Bedtime Woes

Spooky monsters in the closet or under the bed can turn bedtime into its own nightmare. Ease children's minds with a companion who will make them feel safe and in control of bedtime. Learn more about Einar The Monster Eater below.

5 Family-Approved Halloween Movies for Teens

5 Family-Approved Halloween Movies for Teens

Watching horror flicks with friends and family may be a staple activity for the Halloween season, but for those who are easily spooked, the holiday can still be enjoyed without giving into frightening films. Here are classic Halloween movies that are appropriate to watch with your teens.

13 Not-Too-Scary Halloween Movies the Whole Family Can Watch Together

13 Not-Too-Scary Halloween Movies the Whole Family Can Watch Together

Not everyone likes to be spooked come Halloween season. With this list of not-too-scary Halloween titles, everyone in the family can enjoy a night in to watch a classic movie with less fright and more fun.

PopCap's Plants vs. Zombies is 50% Off Through November 1

PopCap's Plants vs. Zombies is 50% Off Through November 1

PopCap's Plants vs. Zombies game is on sale for Halloween -- buy now through November 1 and get a 50 percent discount.

Disney's Talking Puppies Take a Halloween Adventure in the New 'Spooky Buddies' DVD

Disney's Talking Puppies Take a Halloween Adventure in the New 'Spooky Buddies' DVD

The quintet of irresistible talking puppies -- Disney's loveable Buddies -- are back for a ghoulish good time in an all-­new Halloween-­themed adventure, "Spooky Buddies," available on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD, and Movie Download.




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