The world is a spooky place. *Originally posted on October 12, 2017: From Insidious-like selfies to possessed dolls, these people claim these hauntings are just like the movies. Here are some real-life hauntings that will send chills down your spines ... Don't say we didn't warn you! Ghostly figure hops into a selfie, just like Insidious Courtesy of Mercury Press & Media Niall Day, a typical...
Halloween is fast approaching and there’s plenty to do, from a walking trail of thousands of jack o’ lanterns in Lake Zurich to professional ghost tours in Aurora to the return of Boo! At the Zoo. Here is a roundup of upcoming Halloween events. Be sure to check websites or social media for rules and COVID-related updates. Advertisement Alsip Alsip Fall Festival: 12-4...
Do I think ghosts are real? No, I’m a journalist! But do I think ghosts are real? Yes, it’s October. When the air gets crisp and the leaves fall and everyone who sucks starts quoting the end of The Great Gatsby, it’s time to open your heart to the possibility that you don’t understand everything. You don’t even remember why...
Eastern Cemetery is haunted by some of its dead who are angry the cemetery is in such bad shape. Hot Rod Hill hosts the ghosts of a tragic prom couple Waverly Sanitorium: You can check out, but you can never leave Halloween is the perfect time to visit haunted houses, spooky theme parks and ghostly attractions. While a trip to the Haunted Hotel or...
TAMPA — Lisa Lawson says she has a deal with the spirits who haunt her Cerealholic Cafe and Afterholic Speakeasy businesses, which share a century-old Ybor City former church building. She can put up with ghostly shenanigans if the spirits allow her to market the haunting. But the ghosts have a caveat of their own, Lawson said. “Don’t make fun of...
The Princeton Public Library has recently received new Playaways in our youth room. A Playaway is the simplest way to listen to audiobooks on the go. Each of our Playaways comes with the digital content already pre-loaded on it. Simply add batteries, plug in your earphones and enjoy. The youth department also has Wonderbooks. A Wonderbook is audio and print...
It’s nice to see that cinema, particularly independent cinema, has continued to give us messy characters who hold up mirrors to the equally multidimensional and sometimes hypocritical nature that is humanity in real form. Some of the best films this year have already given us stories about friends at odds, improper relationships, and a media industry falling on its...
LOCK HAVEN — October is traditionally the time for ghosts and haunted stories. This year, haunted tours are returning to the Ross Library by reservation only. Sponsored by the Lock Haven Paranormal Seekers, paranormal investigator Lou Bernard will give tours of Lock Haven, detailing some of the hauntings in the community. The tours will be $5 per person, and...
We can’t imagine anything scarier than running out of scary movies on Netflix (the horror!). But thankfully, that’s pretty much impossible because the streaming service is stacked with our favorite scary movies to watch, most of which will keep you up at night. Just in time for the spooky season, am I right? From undeniable ghost story classics like The...
While some haunted houses can seem a little hokey — filled with actors dressed as ghouls, goblins, mad scientists, and Frankenstein's monsters — there are several spots around the globe with reputations for being truly haunted, so we've rounded up the 30 most haunted places in the world. Related: More Halloween trip ideas Some of these places are shrouded in mystery,...