Princeton pumpkin challenge brings out artistic side

Left: The carefully crafted pumpkin on display at Service Plus is one entry in the George Coon Public Library Pick of the Patch October contest. Business owners like Shawn and Laura Fagin enjoy participating in community-driven events, they also appreciate the opportunity to express their creative nature. Below: Early adopters of the traditional fall and holiday theme, Kopper & Daisy on Princeton’s Main Street have entered into the local pumpkin challenge as an early entry. The George Coon Public Library Pick of the Patch October contest encourages businesses to make over a wooden pumpkin for a chance to win a grand prize of $100. Community voting takes place Oct. 25-29.

Princeton pumpkin challenge brings out artistic side