To Halloween and beyond

With the skills of an astronaut, Bailey Burke, 5, wearing his Buzz Lightyear costume, pulls a section of pumpkin he is carving for his jack-o’-lantern on Sunday with his mother, Leslie Goldstein, at the Irish Embassy Pub. The pub hosted a pumpkin-carving contest with a $10 entry fee that went to Big Picture Learning and the Phoenix Program. The pub also donated 10 percent of its sales. Bailey’s father is Brian Burke. Enlarge photo

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With the skills of an astronaut, Bailey Burke, 5, wearing his Buzz Lightyear costume, pulls a section of pumpkin he is carving for his jack-o’-lantern on Sunday with his mother, Leslie Goldstein, at the Irish Embassy Pub. The pub hosted a pumpkin-carving contest with a $10 entry fee that went to Big Picture Learning and the Phoenix Program. The pub also donated 10 percent of its sales. Bailey’s father is Brian Burke.

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