TAMPA ― As a former star of Ghost Hunters International, Angela Alderman has investigated paranormal sightings throughout the world. She considers her home state of Florida among the most haunted places she has been. “When I walk through parts of Florida, I have heard people walking behind me, turned around and saw no one,” Alderman, a Tampa resident, said. “Florida...
Serial Killer Week: Rifkin on Rifkin Oxygen, 7pm EST Oxygen begins a “Serial Killer Week” tonight (ending April 18) with Rifkin on Rifkin, a special chronicling the serial killer Joel Rifkin. Called “Joel the Ripper,” Rifkin targeted women in New York and Long Island during his four-year killing spree that began in 1989 and claimed the lives of up to 17...
If you’ve been keeping track during the pandemic, you know that certain industries have been especially hard-hit by the events of the last year and change. Bars and restaurants have taken a substantial impact, and the performing arts like live music have as well. But there’s another industry that’s also experienced a downturn as a result of the pandemic,...
04/07/2021 JONESBORO — With the theme of “The Haunted South,” the 2021 Delta Symposium will be online through virtual presentations that are free and open to the public with prior registration.Participants will present research that explores the theme of literal hauntings by providing a forum for the study of haunted sites, ghost stories, legends and memorates as well as...
The idea of ghosts has intrigued people for decades. Many sites report that they have had hauntings. Graveyards and asylums tend to be popular locations for spiritual encounters. There is even speculation whether Buckingham Palace is haunted. Even if a person does not believe in the paranormal, they may still find TV shows and movies of the genre entertaining. Ghost Whisperer...
David Schrader is creeping through the darkened hallways of the most-haunted house in America, looking for trouble. It's well past midnight, and his paranormal team has been summoned to the 19th-century brick house in San Diego because people say a malevolent spirit dubbed "Yankee Jim" has taken up residence. They report hearing his footsteps clanking down the stairs at night,...
Meurer never gave up on a revival. “There’s always mysteries that need to be solved,” she said. When the hit Netflix drama “Stranger Things” premiered in 2016, she noticed tweets and Facebook posts comparing that scripted series, which is set in the ’80s and goes big on the paranormal, to “Unsolved Mysteries.” So she brought a pitch to its...
Photo: Shutterstock Company manager Nick Bromley has compiled the most intriguing theatre ghost stories. He tells The Stage of some famously phantasmic apparitions and things that go bump in the footlights To continue reading this article you must be logged inRegister or login to unlock 3 free articles every monthOr subscribe for unlimited access Read More On This At "Paranormal, Ghosts, Hauntings"...
JONESBORO — With the theme of “The Haunted South,” the 2021 Delta Symposium will be online through virtual presentations that are free and open to the public with prior registration. Participants will present research that explores the theme of literal hauntings by providing a forum for the study of haunted sites, ghost stories, legends and memorates as well as other...
By Dean Baquet, executive editor Certain years are so eventful they are regarded as pivotal in history, years when wars and slavery ended and deep generational fissures...