Halloween http://wemu.org en DTE Energy warns of High Winds during Trick-or-Treating http://wemu.org/post/dte-energy-warns-high-winds-during-trick-or-treating <p>A little rain might be the least of your worries during trick-or-treating this evening.</p><p>DTE Energy warns of the potential for high winds, and suggests people who will be out trick-or-treating this evening get their goodie-grabbing done earlier rather than later, when winds will pick up.</p><p>High winds can lead to downed power lines.&nbsp;</p><p>DTE spokesperson Erica Donerson&nbsp; says if you come across a downed power line, stay away from it.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 18:55:52 +0000 Bob Eccles 37090 at http://wemu.org Trick-or-Treat Hours for Local Communities http://wemu.org/post/trick-or-treat-hours-local-communities <p>It's Halloween, and while many communities in the area are holding trick-or-treat hours from six 'til eight tonight, there are a few exceptions.&nbsp;</p><ul><li>In Chelsea and Dexter, trick-or-treating takes place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.&nbsp;</li><li>Manchester's trick-or-treat hours are 5 p.m. &nbsp;to 7 p.m..&nbsp;</li><li>Kids in Ann Arbor get an hour more than ghosts and goblins in most other communities to gather treats: five 'til eight.&nbsp;</li><li>In Ypsilanti, trick-or-treating starts at dusk, with no specific end time.</li></ul><p><br /><strong>Special events planned tonight include:</strong></p><ul><li><a href="http://www.nightterrors.biz/">Wiard's Orchards' Night Terror attractions</a></li><li><a href="http://www.brandywinecemetery.com/">Brandywine Cemetery's outdoor attraction designed by a local artist</a></li><li><a href="http://www.visitannarbor.org/events/detail/mainstreet-halloween-treat-parade">Main Street Halloween Treat Parade in Ann Arbor from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.&nbsp;</a></li></ul><p></p><p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 23:10:28 +0000 Bob Eccles 37054 at http://wemu.org Trick-or-Treat Hours for Local Communities Happy Halloween From WEMU! http://wemu.org/post/happy-halloween-wemu <p>Happy Halloween from all of us at WEMU!</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 19:24:50 +0000 editor 37034 at http://wemu.org Happy Halloween From WEMU! Halloween can be Dangerous for Pets http://wemu.org/post/halloween-can-be-dangerous-pets <p>Halloween is a time for candy treats and fun costumes, but as WEMU's Bob Eccles reports, it can be a frightening and potentially deadly time for pets.</p><p></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 00:16:59 +0000 Bob Eccles 37002 at http://wemu.org