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ConsumerWatch: Costume Swaps Save Money, Limit Waste

Halloween is almost here, and a group called Green America is encouraging families to swap costumes. The organization is sponsoring 150 costume exchanges across the country this weekend. Organizers said swapping saves money and keeps old costumes from ending up in a landfill.

10/12/2012

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Early Halloween Costume Brings Out San Mateo Bomb Squad

A man who decided to try out his costume and dress up ahead of Halloween prompted an explosives scare in downtown San Mateo Monday that resulted in the dispatch of a police bomb squad, authorities said.

10/01/2012

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