(CNN) - You might call it a sign of economic growth. You can definitely call it a sign people love their pets.
Americans will spend $370 million on costumes for their pets this year. That's up 19 percent from 2011.
According to a survey conducted by the National Retail Federation, pumpkins will be the most popular pet costumes.
"Devil" will be the second-most popular pet costume.
Also among the most popular costumes are dogs dressed up as cats and cats dressed up as dogs.
Avon Police Department and Avon Community School Corp. are investigating photos sent from female students to male students, police officials said.
Indiana State Police officials are investigating 90 cases of scrap metal thefts.
The holiday season is a time known for bringing families together. And this weekend, nearly 2,000 of them with a special bond will meet for a fun filled vacation in Dallas, all while remembering a loved one who unfortunately can't join …