Temescal Telegraph Business Improvement District
asdg, aerg, California

The 7th Annual Temescal Trick or Treat is October 31st!
11/1/2012 6:00:00 AM UTC - 11/1/2012 8:00:00 AM UTC
94609, Oakland, California
Halloween is just ONE WEEK away, which means the Temescal community is gearing up for the 7th Annual Temescal Trick or Treat! Join us on Wednesday, October 31st from 4:00-6:00pm for this beloved neighborhood tradition-- fun for kids AND adults alike!

Merchants along Telegraph Avenue from 41st- 51st will open their doors to trick-or-treaters, offering candy, special Halloween activities, and other fun prizes. The event tops off with a costume contest at Ruby's Garden, where winners will be chosen in three categories: Funniest, Scariest, and Most Creative. The winner of each category will receive a $25 gift certificate to Ruby's Garden.

There will also be live music, face paint, and arts and crafts!

So be sure to come out to Temescal on October 31st for a safe, fun, and family-friendly Halloween celebration!
Know your ballot!
Members of the League of Women Voters of Oakland will be on hand to present the pros & cons of the measures & propositions that are up for a vote in the upcoming General Election in November, & to facilitate discussion of the issues they address. In the City of Oakland, these include Measure HH that will tax distributors of sugar-sweetened beverages, Measure JJ to help protect renters, Measure KK, a $600 million bond for public safety and investment in the neighborhoods & Measure LL, a charter amendment to establish civilian oversight of the police. Measure G1 will levy a parcel tax to help fund the Oakland public schools. Measure A1 allows the county to issue bonds to help to ease the housing crisis. Other measures along with questions about the city’s Rank Choice Voting (RCV) method will also be addressed.