Thank you for all the wonderful and creative people who sent in their pictures to the Hoover Sun Halloween Costume Contest, and congratulations to our winner, who dressed up as Bob Ross! more


Hoover Library 2016 trick or treat

Photo courtesy of Hoover Public Library

Children in costumes will be able to get candy at 22 stations throughout the library. more


Share your best spooky costumes with the Hoover Sun. Entries will be accepted until Friday, Nov. 3, and the winner will receive a $25 dollar gift card to Iron City Delivery! Submissions will be featured online. more


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Photo by Jon Anderson.

The city of Hoover is hosting its 2017 Hoover Hayride and Family Night at the park off Valleydale Road on Oct. 26 from 5 to 8 p.m. more


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Jon Anderson

Organizers estimated 18,000 people showed up — their largest crowd ever. more


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Photo by Patty Bradley.

The best parts of Halloween are coming to Veterans Park, pulled behind tractors with Hoover city employees at the wheel. more


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Photo by Patty Bradley

An estimated 10,000 people showed up for the seventh annual Hoover Hayride and Family Night, organizers said. more


The Starnes Publishing team had a great time at all of the fall events. more


Halloween candy

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The Influenster website surveyed more than 42,000 people across the country and broke the results down to show the favorite Halloween candy in every state. more

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More than 800 party goers spent the evening hanging out with classic monsters and Scooby Doo. more


2014 Hoover Hayride and Family Night

Hoover Sun file photo

The event is scheduled at Veterans Park from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday. more

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Several dentists in Hoover are offering to buy back Halloween candy, which will then be sent to troops overseas. more


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Courtesy Andrew Seltz

The carnival will have games, prizes, a haunted house, a cakewalk, food and other activities. Steel City Pops will also be at the carnival. more


Hoover football 2014

Photo by Kevin Brooks.

Treats will be handed out at The Hoover Met on Friday before the game. more


Check out photos from Hoover's Hayride and Family Night last Friday, Oct. 24. more


In response – and as a unique way to get acquainted with the neighborhood they still call home almost two decades later – the Phillips devised their Halloween Trick or Treat Trail. more


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June 2018