Things that go bump in the night bump into Christmas

I got to have a bit of a Jack Skellington experience this past week. Unlike the hero of “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” however, my journey didn’t require an overnight hike – I walked a few dozen feet through Keller’s in McHenry Village to go from Halloweentown to Christmastown.

This week's circulars

There were a lot of great plays made on the Stanislaus District football fields on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015. The featured players are from Beyer, Pitman, Merced and more! (Jim Silva/