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The Best Neighborhoods for Trick-or-Treating in Boston

To help you and your kids capitalize on Halloween, Zillow compiled a list of the best cities and neighborhoods for trick-or-treating, in other words, where you can […]

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Salem’s Best Halloween Events 2015

This is our 2015 roundup. Check out the 2016 list. Salem is one New England’s best-known haunted hot spots, infamous for their witch trials held […]


Tips for Dealing with Four Common Phobias

Pro tips for dealing with four common phobias.

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Candies to Enjoy and Avoid This Halloween

Just in time for Halloween, local dentists tell us which candies to keep—and which to toss—if you don’t want cavities.

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New England’s Best Haunted Houses and Other Halloween Attractions

This is our 2014 list of haunted happenings in the area. Check out the 2016 list. Haunted Houses Factory of Terror Factory of Terror promises […]

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Young Boston Sports Fans Get Pranked in Jimmy Kimmel’s Annual Halloween Candy Challenge

“Don’t even talk to me for the rest of my life!” These are other dramatic statements are shouted by kids to their parents each year […]


There’s No Costume too Weird for the Annual Boston Halloween Bike Ride

Greg Hum has mastered the art of wearing an astronaut costume while pedaling his bike—outfitted to resemble a dinosaur—through Boston. “The trick is, you have […]


Throwback Thursday: Halloween in Boston, 100 Years Ago

What did Halloween in Boston look like 100 years ago? Not all that different from how it will look Friday night, as it turns out. […]

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Notable Bostonians Share Their Childhood Halloween Costumes

A few notable Bostonians share their Halloween alter egos with us—we’ll leave the interpretation up to you.

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Photos from the Canine Promenade 2014

Continuing a beloved fall tradition in Boston, the Esplanade Association hosted its fourth annual Canine Promenade on Sunday afternoon. With their owners in tow—some of them […]


13 Healthy Halloween Recipes

Halloween doesn’t have to mean overindulging in a sugar binge. We found 13 healthy Halloween-themed recipes to make this holiday fun and healthier than last year. […]


Seven Tasty Ways to Savor Halloween Weekend

The Beehive’s ’80s Zombie Prom With help from ’80s cover band, Safety, The Beehive will transform their South End space into a zombie prom. Safety’s […]

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11 Fun Halloween Events to Check Out This Year

If you’re one of those folks who’s “too old” for Halloween, you can stop right here. Everyone else, get those costumes ready. A lot of fun Halloween events will […]

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The Best Neighborhoods and Streets for Trick-or-Treating in Boston on Halloween

Every Halloween, quiet residential streets must prepare for the inevitable visit of costumed children yelling “Trick or treat!”, eager to collect what they are entitled […]

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Massachusetts’ Best Haunted Houses and Other Halloween Attractions

This is our 2014 list of haunted happenings in the area. Check out the 2015 list. There’s nothing wrong with a homemade haunted house, but […]