Halloween is 3 weeks from yesterday. the stores are full of candy and costumes and decorations. The pumpkins are everywhere and seem a little bigger and maybe even cheaper this year. Is that possible? I bought a couple of really nice sized ones on Saturday for a buck ninety-nine each. Trick or treat? They’re growing the pumpkins bigger this year. On Monday, the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off commenced for the 49th year in Half Moon Bay, Calif. The winner was a 2,560 pound gourde from Minnesota. For more details click below.