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halloween harvest

California Drought Causing Pumpkins To Ripen Early, Shortens World’s Largest Corn Maze

Cooley doesn’t expect the drought to dwindle his Halloween business this season, but the future of Cool Patch Pumpkins all depends on the weather.

09/30/2014

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Best Halloween Candy?

Choose your favorite Halloween candy!

10/21/2013

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Best Pumpkin Dishes In Sacramento

Fall is here and it’s the ideal time of year in Sacramento to enjoy a variety of dishes made with pumpkin and butternut squash. If you are looking for something savory this pumpkin season, try one of these specialty menu items.

11/28/2012

pumpkin attack

Woman Rushed To Hospital After Drive-By Pumpkin Attack

The hunt is on for the suspects behind a bizarre and brazen attack in Stockton. The dangerous weapon used was a pumpkin.

11/23/2012

A young boy looks at giant pumpkins in the back of a pickup truck before the start of the 37th Annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off on October 11, 2010 in Half Moon Bay, California.  (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Oregon Man Wins Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Contest

A grower from Oregon is the winner of this year’s Half Moon Bay giant pumpkin contest with a gourd weighing in at 1,775 pounds.

10/08/2012