PARKERSBURG, W.Va. – Nestled into downtown Parkersburg, the Blennerhassett Hotel was built in the late 1800s. Despite several setbacks over the years–fires, floods, and major renovations–the hotel is still open for guests to enjoy. With all the memories many locals have of the hotel, it’s no surprise that the hotel has its fair share of ghost stories. Native American and...
Penn State’s Commonwealth Campuses have a lot in common with the University Park campus — great students, athletes, faculty, researchers, traditions … And ghosts. Penn State’s ghostlore-rich University Park campus has appeared several times over the years in lists of the country’s most haunted universities. These lists, however, may overlook the rich supernatural history available at the University’s Commonwealth Campuses. We will...
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Virginia is one of the oldest states in the nation which means there’s been plenty of time for ghosts to inhabit its homes and lands. From the mausoleums of Hollywood Cemetery to the beaches of Hampton Roads, no matter where you travel in Virginia there’s likely something that goes bump in the night. Bunny Man Bridge The Bunny...
Northeast Florida has witnessed centuries of history, and not all of it has been pleasant. Murders, suicides, betrayals, executions and other tragedies have left spiritual echoes behind that can give the creeps to people who encounter them today. Here are some of our favorite haunted places in the area. King House, Mayport The King House on Ocean Street in Mayport is...
Dressing up is a favorite pastime for many people. Dressing up fills us with a magical feeling; and whether it is because we get to step out of our lives for a moment and become someone new, or we want to engage with the shows and films we love most, everyone should try transforming themselves with fancy dress at...
TULSA, Okla. — Tulsa is known for many things, but even Tulsans might be surprised by the city's unexpected, haunted history. While it’s not the go-to ghost capital of the United States, Tulsa gives good ghost stories with rumored ghostly locations across the area. Teri French of Tulsa Spirit Tours knows a thing or two about paranormal experiences and talked to...
New England is laden with haunted tales and supposedly haunted places — from private residences, to city halls, to buildings people refuse to occupy as a result of sinister energy.  Many of these places have hosted ghost hunters and paranormal investigators over the years who have documented hair-raising noises, inexplainable orbs of light and human touches with no human to be seen.  We're highlighting seven supposedly...
Loading... It's one of the most common and perplexing friend mysteries out there - when friends ghost friends. In this episode, we examine a contemporary real-life ghost story to see why we're so haunted. Also, a listener attempts to find the friend who got away. And finally, we offer a new way to think about friendship endings. If you or someone...
An Australian man was left shocked after a bone-chilling CCTV clip appeared showing his pet pup playing with a ‘ghost dog’ in his backyard in Melbourne. The clip, which has now been widely circulated, shows a black dog chasing a pup. But if one looks closely, the bigger dog does appear to look transparent. The pup owner, DeMarco said his backyard...
With Halloween just a few days away, the trick-or-treating is about to begin. Americans are predicted to spend $3 billion on Halloween candy this year, and about the same on costumes and decorations. But this isn’t the only way economics is on display during the spooky season. Ghost stories are also a great way to absorb a few econ lessons, if...