"Fear not, children of New Jersey. Chris Christie has got your back."
And understandably so, the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy is pretty terrible, and I'm not even in one of the worst hit communities by the shore.
But when two-thirds of your town is without power, and many have substantial property damage, Halloween is really the last thing on your mind even if you've been writing about it for the past 30 days.
The governor has rescheduled Halloween here in New Jersey via Executive Order 105 for Monday, November 5.
I'll be happy to be back then with one final day of Halloween, even if it is five days after the fact.
My kids, of course, will be even happier.
Quote and image are from ABC News, read the full story here.