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    Load up on Halloween candy!

    Fri Oct 16

    The 31st is just about two weeks away and if you haven't purchased Halloween goodies for your little ones—and the neighborhood trick-or-treaters—you better hurry up! Our roundup has tons of options for kids who love to get grossed out—everything from fruit-flavored gummy teeth to chocolate fingers and ears. Yum! Photograph: Cinzia Reale-Castello

    Jacques Torres opens store in Chelsea Market

    Fri Oct 16

    Chocolatier Jacques Torres has a brand-new booth in the already delectable Chelsea Market . The shop, which opened last week, stocks all of his usual cocoa-rich offerings with one special addition: the Bean to Bar. Of course the limited-edition, 70 percent-cacao bar is probably better suited to parents' taste buds (this isn't the rich treat kids are used to!) Proceeds from the bar will benefit the Food Bank's "NYC Goes Orange" campaign , an annual initiative to feed our hungry neighbors.

    What to do this weekend: Oct 17-18 event picks

    Fri Oct 16

    A little rain can be fun, sure. But a torrential downpour that lasts for two days—lame. Due to the inclement weather, a lot of highly anticipated (not to mention heavily promoted) outdoor events, including Socrates Sculpture Park's Halloween Harvest Festival and Old Navy's Urban Pumpkin Patch , have moved to next weekend. But some fabulous festivals, notably Time Out Kids' Fall Kids Fest at Madison Square Park, plan to carry on, rain or shine. (Don't worry, we've got tents!) That said, be sure to check the respective websites for all the alfresco activities that hope to happen this weekend: You don't want to show up only to find out an event's been canceled. Of course you can always opt for a little indoor fun, and there's plenty of that this weekend, too. El Museo del Barrio shows off its magnificent makeover at its free reopening bash on Saturday. Sony Wonder Technology Lab is showing Monster House on Saturday for free. For the...

    Become a Facebook fan of The Children's Place and you may win a $50 gift card

    Fri Oct 16

    Seems like every company is trying to figure out how to get more Facebook fans. ( We'd love more too !) Of course bounty works better than begging, which is why The Children's Place is giving away a $50 gift card every day to one of its lucky Facebook fans through October 31. All you have to do for a chance to win is click here . Even if you don't snag the prize, there are a ton of great coupons and special offers listed on the page .

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