Community Life

VIDEO: Plenty of Tricks and Treats at the Clark Recreation/Clark PBA Trunk or Treat

Children and their families gathered to enjoy the Trunk or Treat festivities. Credits: Elizabeth Clee
Members of the Clark PBA were on hand to give out candy, host the event and find some winners for the costume contests. Credits: Elizabeth Clee
Snow White and friends made an appearance and had their car decked out to match. Credits: Elizabeth Clee
Creatively decorated trunks filled the parking lot for all to enjoy. Credits: Elizabeth Clee
These young ladies donated their candy back to other children, when they ran out of candy to distribute. Credits: Elizabeth Clee

CLARK, NJ - Children, parents, extended families, neighbors and more got in the Halloween spirit at this year's Clark Recreation and Clark PBA Trunk or Treat. 

The event held annually in the parking lot of Arthur L. Johnson High School has become a popular destination for trick or treaters and lovers of all things Halloween.   Residents and businesses volunteer to decorate their cars and themselves and make way for children to do their Halloween candy gathering from trunk to trunk.  

Prizes were awarded for costumes in the following categories:

  • Scariest
  • Most Unique
  • Funniest
  • Most Original
  • Best Group
  • Best Decorated Car
  • Best Disney Character
  • Cutest
  • Best Superhero
  • Best Overall 

Here is a look at the many costumes, trunks and faces in attendance at the event:


TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News


Upcoming Events


Wed, July 25, 9:00 AM

Durham School Services School Bus, Roselle

Hiring Event Open House Durham School Services ...

Business & Finance


Wed, July 25, 7:00 PM

Cranford United Methodist Church, Cranford

Wednesday Night Prayer Time at Cranford United ...

Religions And Spirituality


Sat, July 28, 12:00 PM

Clark Recreation Center, Clark

Clark PD vs Clark FD BBQ Cook-Off

Food & Drink Police & Fire

Prisoner Re-Entry Program Thriving In Union County

July 20, 2018

In the movement to reform national policies on incarceration, Union County is providing a valuable model for success. The local Reconnections prisoner re-entry program, funded in part by the Freeholder Board, has helped hundreds of formerly incarcerated individuals adjust back to life in the community.

Reconnections provides guidance and resources to help clients navigate housing, job ...

Residents Taking Action Against White Supremacist Fliers Found Around Bridgewater, Bedminster, Other Local Areas

July 18, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Residents of Bridgewater, Somerville, Morristown and surrounding communities are mobilizing for action after they found posters around town promoting Identity Evropa, which the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) has labeled a white supremacist group.

According to Bridgewater resident Stacey Friedlander, a member of the “Not In Our Town – Bridgewater/Raritan” ...

"Tired of Cronyism? Yeah, us too!"

July 19, 2018

The Union County Freeholders’ decision to appoint State Senator and newly-elected Union County

Democratic Chairman, Nick Scutari’s chief of staff, Ed Oatman as County Manager smelled of corruption

from the start. To place a political consultant like Oatman in the role of overseeing 2,800 employees and

running the day-to-day operations of the $500 million county budget ...


AtlantiCast: Episode 18

On this week’s AtlantiCast, you’ll find out how accessing care at Atlantic Health System is now easier, more affordable and closer to home than ever, learn which item from the produce aisle could be the newest weapon against cancer, see what Atlantic Health System, the New York Times and Instagram all have in common and much more.




Jun 29, 1927 - Apr 23, 2018
Margaret (Peggy) Kirk Leonard passed away Monday, April 23rd, surrounded by her loved ones. Peggy ...
Read more