By Joannie Dobbs and Alan Titchenal, Special to the Star-Advertiser
Oct. 17, 2017
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If there is a color that symbolizes October, it would have to be orange. On the mainland, leaves turn orange, signaling the beginning of fall and harvest time for orange foods such as pumpkins and persimmons. And, of course, October goes hand in hand with Halloween and pumpkins.