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The debate has been raging online over whether Halloween should be moved to a set weekend every year, and it seems it will be moved in many communities around Philadelphia. But not due to any petitions, but by nature herself. If you planned to dress spooky and brave the wind and rain, you may want to be caught up on which neighborhoods have already said “pass” to scary weather…


Some communities move trick-or-treating date due to rainy Halloween forecast

With rain in the forecast for Halloween, some local communities are moving trick-or-treating to a different date. Hammonton in Atlantic County, New Jersey, moved trick-or-treating to Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. "The safety of children is our #1 priority," the township said in a statement, adding that the Quality of Life Committee's decision was made in collaboration with the police department.