Five-month-old Kensley Babcock couldn't wait for some candy as she dressed like a pumpkin as trick-or-treaters filled downtown Lawrence on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012
A damaged flag stands among the remnants of the boardwalk on Rockaway Beach the damage caused during hurricane Sandy, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, in the Queens borough of New York.
Proving Halloween isn't just for kids, Mark and Susan Osborn took part in downtown's annual trick-or-treat event on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012
Justin Whitney, 32, Lawrence, was one of more than a few adults having a good time at downtown Lawrence's trick-or-treating event as he dressed as the Burger King mascot on Wednesday, Oct., 31, 2012.
Fred and Wilma Flintstone - aka Bryan and Brittany Farthing - and their 15-month-old daughter, Brook, dressed walked through downtown Lawrence on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012.
Dressed as Raggedy Ann, Lori Bartel, Lawrence, walked amongst trick-or-treaters in downtown Lawrence on Wednesday, Oct, 31, 2012.
Laura Elder, 21, and Logan, 10 months, dressed like a elephant and a peanut on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012.
Trick-or-treaters filled downtown Lawrence on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, as Leangelo Hanway, 1, dressed a devil. His father, Jeremiah Hanwaya, dressed as Pinhead from "Hellraiser."
Matthew Holt and Kerry Hall took their dog Muddy Joans to the downtown Lawrence's trick-or-treating event on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012.
From left, Sara Hill-Nelson, one of the owners of Bowersock Mills & Power Co., and project personnel Matt Rothermel and Nathan Walker watch as the water begins to flow Wednesday morning at the new hydroelectric power plant on the north bank of the Kansas River.
A roadside tree hangs on to its remaining leaves as pedestrians walk along Eleventh Street on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. Nice temperatures made it ideal for strolling about downtown.
Baylor wide receiver Terrance Williams runs into the end zone for a touchdown against TCU on Oct. 13 in Waco, Texas. Kansas University coach Charlie Weis said limiting Williams will be on the Jayhawks’ minds this weekend as they travel to face the Bears in Waco.
Charles ”Gutch” Summerville
Students at the First Five Years preschool at First Presbyterian Church in Lawrence got an up-close look at Sporting Kansas City’s Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup trophy, courtesy of Alan Swanson. Jennifer Jones, of Lawrence, submitted the photo.