Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Trick-or-treating is banned in Los Angeles this Halloween because of coronavirus risk

Trick or Treat banned in LA - image: Ironman by AD Catalano©️ - Microsoft Paint 2003

By Sarah Moon and Madeline Holcombe, CNN

(CNN) - Trick-or-treating won't be allowed in Los Angeles County this Halloween to protect against the spread of Covid-19.

Door-to-door trick-or-treating is banned "because it can be very difficult to maintain proper social distancing on porches and at front doors especially in neighborhoods that are popular with trick or treaters," the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health said in a news release.  Read more >>