Oct. 28: Halloween Parade canceled
Newark cancels annual Halloween Parade, Trick-or-Treat Main Street
11:45 a.m., Oct. 26, 2012--With Hurricane Sandy moving up the East Coast, the city of Newark has canceled the annual Halloween Parade and Trick-or-Treat Main Street.
Activities were to have begun at 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 28.
Giving today to shape tomorrow
City officials said it was necessary to cancel the event now so that staff scheduled to work the event will be available for citywide storm preparations.