Emma Green, 9, of Veneta, searches for pumpkins during a school field trip to E.Z. Orchards in Salem.
Spooks and scares are just around the corner when Halloween arrives. In the meantime, local merchants and organizations are cooking up some fun for everyone.
Friday, Oct. 25
Boo Fest Family Halloween Carnival, at Salem Gymnastics Center, 2775 19th . . .