1 - Halloween safety tips
From the MA.gov blog we find this timely post on Halloween safety tips. Be safe trick or treating!
"Whether you’re still a trick-or-treater or you never lost your love of ghouls and goblins, Halloween is frightful fun for everyone.
But even if you aren’t afraid of the dark, with more people out in the moonlight, there can be a scary side to this holiday. Watch out for dangers as you celebrate this year.
The Department of Public Health (DPH), Department of Fire Services (DFS), and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) provide resources to ensure you have a safe and happy Halloween. Check out the tips below and for a full list, read DFS’s Halloween Safety and DPH’s Halloween Safety Tips brochures."Continue reading the article online here
|one of the several "Pumpkins in the Park" - in Franklin|
2 - What is the Teal Pumpkin Project?
"Join FARE’s Teal Pumpkin Project™ to help us create a safer, happier Halloween for all!
Launched as a national campaign by Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) in 2014, the Teal Pumpkin Project™ raises awareness of food allergies and promotes inclusion of all trick-or-treaters throughout the Halloween season."
|Teal Pumpkin Project|
For more information on the Teal Pumpkin project visit them online