Halloween Buy-back Program Aims To Cut Down On Cavities, Help Troops Overseas | Fox News

Kids receive $1 for every pound of candy they turn in, and the sweets collected are shipped by Operation Gratitude to troops serving overseas. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT Founder Dr. Chris Kammer of Lifetime Family Dentistry in Middleton, Wisconsin, started the program in 2005 as a way to get candy off the streets, according to the events website. Ditch the candy, thats what were saying.
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Kids trade candy for an even sweeter treat

Last night little ghosts and witches returned home with more candy than they could possibly eat. Now, there is a way that they can get cash for all of that candy. Lisa Henson is a dentist at Regis Court Dental and has been seeing the same thing year after year. Basically kids come and they have been trick or treating all night last night and they decide they have way too much candy, parents are actually deciding that part I think, says Henson. Henson says families have enough candy to last a year, which can lead to a parents worst nightmare cavities. Regis Court Dental adapted the idea of swapping candy for cash 5 years ago.
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A real treat: Sunridge hosts family fair – Mohave Daily News: News

Van Winkle had argued there was insufficient evidence to convict him. Authorities say Van Winkle broke into the home of one of his patients and waited for her with a pistol. They say he bound her hands and threatened her before she escaped to a neighbor’s house. Information from: Southwest Times Record, http://www.swtimes.com/ Copyright 2014 The Associated Press.
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The free Halloween fair, hosted by Sunridge Village Assisted Living Community, offered trick or treating, games and activities for the children and information and giveaways from more than 30 organizations and businesses for the adults. Its our opportunity to give back to the community, said Sunridge Village Director of Community Outreach Kim Cool. We have the space available to allow a safe trick or treat experience, and everyone looks forward to seeing the kids having fun. It was standing room only as children trick or treated their way through the common rooms of Sunridge Village, stopping to play a game, make a card, get their face painted or to have their photo taken in a suitably spooky photo booth. Outdoor fun included more opportunities to trick or treat, a hay bale maze and a bounce house.
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