CARL RUSSO PHOTOS: With flashlights in hand, 150 kids enjoyed a hunt for candy canes hidden around The Park.

Rumor has it Santa made a special visit to Andover and dropped off 4,000 candy canes for the 5th Annual Flashlight Candy Cane Hunt, sponsored by the Andover Recreation Department on Thursday night, December 9.

 Special candy canes were also hidden which revealed a special prize when found.