Now that Halloween is over, many people do not want candy in their house with good reason.
However, a local dentist is offering a good way to get rid of it and you'll get money for your troubles.
That's where Dr. David Petti comes in. He's buying candy back from people for $1 a pound. The maximum is five pounds, but that's quite a bit of candy.
The rules dictate that you have to be under the age of 18 and have an adult or guardian accompany you to his office in Plum.
The next question is, where is all this candy headed off to?
"We're going to try to send it over to the troops in Afghanistan," Dr. Petti said.
It would be nice to send candy over to soldiers and Marines in Afghanistan, but there's a bigger reason for treating the troops.
The soldiers over there oftentimes give candy to Afghan children and one-by-one it wins hearts and minds.
"That's what they're doing, they're actually handing over only some of their candy to them. I just think it's a good thing. They work pretty hard for us over there," Dr. Petti said.
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