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COVID Halloween

The Fournier family trick-or-treating in Washington Park on Halloween.
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Halloween looked a little different in Albany this year. To encourage social distancing and discourage indoor parties, the city of Albany hosted a drive-thru and walk-thru candy and pumpkin give-away Saturday in 11 city parks.

Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno
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     With COVID-19 case counts remaining high in the greater Springfield, Massachusetts area, officials are wary about the upcoming holidays.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted the Vermont town of St. Johnsbury to cancel its annual Halloween parade.