Whoa! No Halloween hijinx in Sleepy Hollow
SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y. (AP) Police are poised to prevent any monstrous Halloween behavior in the New York village that hatched the Headless Horseman.Authorities in suburban Sleepy Hollow say theyll disperse large
groups of teenagers, if necessary, and confiscate eggs and shaving
The area served as the backdrop for Washington Irvings 1819
Legend of Sleepy Hollow, which depicts the Headless Horseman
charging after a terrified Ichabod Crane.
In both Sleepy Hollow and Mount Vernon, parents are being asked
to voluntarily have children under 17 at home by 8:30 p.m.
Elsewhere in Westchester County, Yonkers has a mandatory curfew.
Its 10 p.m. for kids 11 and under; 10:30 p.m. ages 12 and 13; and
11 p.m. for ages 14 to 16.