Laura A. Oda/STAFF PHOTOS

The Alameda Firefighters IAFF Local 689 held its 12th annual Halloween Pumpkin Patch on Oct. 26 and ended up giving away hundreds of pumpkins to little ones. Top left, Miles Wilkinson, almost 1, poses so mom could get a photo of him next to a couple of pumpkins at Franklin Park. Top middle, Elian Vaeth, 3, dressed as Gumby, makes his way to the exit after he chose just the right pumpkin. Top right, Bridget Sizemore, 9, enjoys being a werewolf and scaring the older kids in the pumpkin patch. Above, Jacob Dewindt, 2, dressed as a lion, chooses his perfect pumpkin.




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