Medford Schools Halloween Policy

MEDFORD, Ore. – This year the Medford School District will continue its policy of only allowing Halloween costumes to be worn by Kindergarten and 1st grade students. According to the district website, all other grades are barred from wearing costumes at school, except during a classroom party. As usual, costumes need to be appropriate for a school setting, with … Continue reading »

Halloween Income Soars for Thrift Stores

MEDFORD, Ore. – Local thrift shops are enjoying the business this Halloween season. Southern Oregon Goodwill says it’s the biggest holiday of the entire year for them. Southern Oregon Goodwill stores will usually bring in about $1,000,000 in the month of October. That’s double any other month. “It’s huge. That’s why we gear up all … Continue reading »