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Halloween Jack O'lantern

Profile America: Happy Halloween

Wednesday, October 31st. There’s an excellent chance that today is an occasion deeply revered by young children and the nation’s candy makers. According to ancient Celtic tradition, Halloween — the evening before All Saints Day — is a time of […]

by · October 31, 2018 · Bulletin Board, Profile America
It's National Candy Month!

Sugar Rush – It’s National Candy Month

Among the assorted observances in June is one that will be welcomed by a great part of the U.S. population — especially youngsters. It’s National Candy Month, although Americans consume about 22 pounds of candy year-round, much of it is […]

by · June 3, 2017 · Profile America
Pumpkins and Candy: New York City Economy Gears Up For Halloween 

Pumpkins and Candy: New York City Economy Gears Up For Halloween 

New York City is currently home to 37 candy manufacturing plants employing approximately 520 workers.

by · October 31, 2016 · Economic Development, Government
Halloween Jack O'lantern

Fun Facts for this Halloween

Halloween Fun Facts   It’s that time of the year again, folks. Break out the cotton cobwebs, cartoonish costumes and of course, candy. Yes indeed, today is Halloween.   And more than a mere holiday, Halloween functions as an industry […]

Boo! Happy Halloween from The Bronx Chronicle staff.

Profile America: Happy Halloween

Monday, October 31 — There’s an excellent chance that today is an occasion deeply revered by young children and the nation’s candy makers. According to ancient Celtic tradition, Halloween — the evening before All Saints Day — is a time of […]

NYPD Offers Halloween Safety Tips

NYPD Offers Halloween Safety Tips

  The NYPD Community Affairs Bureau has some important Halloween safety tips for children, parents and guardians. Police want Halloween to be enjoyable, and above all safe. Halloween Safety   Halloween is one of the most enjoyable days of the […]