Have a fun and safe Halloween!

On Saturday night, the streets will be filled with goblins, ghouls, ghosts and all manner of other characters both scary and delightful, as young people of all ages celebrate Halloween.

Halloween is a fun and exciting way for children to dress up, use their imaginations and receive some sweet treats in return.

As children in costumes fill the neighborhood, the Senate Republicans urge caution to keep our kids safe. If you are driving, please take your time and be alert for kids crossing the street.

For parents with older children who are trick-or-treating without an adult, remind them to stick together as a group and only go to familiar neighborhoods. Tell children both young and old to stay in populated, well-lit areas and use a sidewalk if available.

Following a few simple tips can help ensure that your family has a safe and Happy Halloween.