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A Step into the Paranormal with Milton’s Ghost Hunter

Posted on May 19 2014

A fascination with ghosts usually starts with a paranormal experience, and for Milton’s Dan McMath, it happened over three consecutive nights in his childhood home in Narromine in western New South Wales. Over the course of the week, an ornament was flung across the room from the loungeroom mantelpiece at about 9:30pm. The first two nights they heard the thud – the third they were there...

Paranormal Corner: Startling Experience at Barrett’s Plantation in Mannington Township

Posted on May 12 2014

Sports fans have their favorite arenas. Wine connoisseurs have their favorite tasting rooms. And paranormal investigators have their favorite haunted locations. A choice spot for Jersey Unique Minds Paranormal Society to investigate is Barrett’s Plantation House Bed and Breakfast in Mannington — a hotbed of paranormal activity. The final stop of this year’s Historic Ghost Tour of Salem...

What Could Be Scarier Than a Paranormal Hot Dog Stand?

Posted on May 05 2014

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va.—Stephen Hummel wanted to sell sausage, but the money in this old river town is in ghosts. Tourists and enthusiasts of the paranormal flock to his hot dog place because of its “Archive of the Afterlife: A Paranormal Museum,” a room full of haunted pictures, creepy dolls and prison weapons. “They tip me fives, tens and twenties,” says the 30-year-old entrepreneur....

20 students to go without technology for two day ‘ghost-hunting’ TV shoot

Posted on Apr 28 2014

A group of 20 young students will be locked in a secure location for two days without technology and electricity to create a quirky TV show. ‘‘Out of Service’’ will see media production pupils complete tasks such as creating fire without matches and ghost-hunting without technology, phones or lighting. Participants must hit the panic button if the temptation of technology becomes too much...

Ghost tours in Lancaster and Strasburg

Posted on Apr 21 2014

Even with the weather outside frightful, it is not too soon to start thinking about outdoor activities. One that is unique and good for friends or relatives visiting the area is a walking tour of Lancaster, Strasburg or Philadelphia. A warning, though, this walk can be a bit creepy. It is a ghost tour. Tim Reeser, manager of Ghost Tours of Lancaster, and his wife, Eileen, started doing area ghost tours...

“Is there an afterlife?” Ghost-hunting at my grandmother’s house

Posted on Apr 21 2014

I recently invited a group of ghost hunters to my grandmother’s house because, as kids, my brother and I would wake up there feeling like someone was watching us. It’s not hard to find a ghost-hunting society — there are tens for every state. I picked through Cape Cod Paranormal, Essex County Ghost Project, Boston Paranormal Investigators, Cranberry Coast Paranormal, and finally landed on the...

Night of the ghost hunters

Posted on Apr 14 2014

It’s a raw and painfully cold winter’s night, and if there’s one place you’d rather not be at such an hour, it’s a haunted medieval building. Provan Hall, in Auchinlea Park, Easterhouse, dates from the 15th century and is one of the oldest properties in Glasgow, reputed to have not one, not two, but three ghosts. Normally, I’d be all for letting sleeping dogs lie...

Belle Grove to be featured on Syfy Channel’s “Ghosthunters”

Posted on Apr 11 2014

Madison, fourth president of the United States, was born at Belle Grove Plantation in Port Conway. That house later burned, and the center section of what was to become a handsome white frame mansion was built on its foundation in 1791. Today, historic Belle Grove Plantation is a bed and breakfast run by Brett and Michelle Darnell. “Ghosthunters” stars Jason Hawes, leader of The Atlantic...

Castle ghost hunt for good cause

Posted on Apr 07 2014

A GROUP of brave people from Redditch will be hunting for things that go bump in the night in aid of a fantastic cause. The 10 members of the Macmillan Ghost Hunters will be spending the night at the stunning Warwick Castle on March 7 hunting spooks and spectres in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The event is being run by Haunted Happenings, a company from Redditch. Read the full article.

Why People Refuse to Believe in the Paranormal

Posted on Mar 31 2014

About a week before Halloween, the Inquirer ran stories about numerous encounters with ghosts by people, from celebrities to ordinary folk. Such stories have become an annual ritual of newspapers, magazines, TV and radio shows. Despite the first-person stories and documented research of respected parapsychologists all over the world, people, especially our Western-influenced countrymen, still doubt...

Ghosts of the Three Oaks Library: Paranormal Investigators Report Evidence of Haunting

Posted on Mar 28 2014

THREE OAKS – Just in time for Halloween, The Michiana Paranormal Society (TMPS) declared the Three Oaks Township Public Library as officially haunted and described their findings during a Saturday, Oct. 26, presentation that was plagued with equipment malfunctions. “Sorry for the delay. Mr. Warren is messing with us,” said Kim Wieczorek, TMPS founder, as she struggled to get her video presentation...

Minnesota Paranormal Group Describes its Work and Findings

Posted on Mar 24 2014

Justin Miner has never been slimed. And he doesn’t use a Proton Pack or an Ecto Containment Unit. Nor do he and his cohorts don khaki flightsuits while tearing around in a garishly adorned vintage ambulance. But know this: They ain’t afraid of no ghosts. Well, except for that one time. In the “body chute.” Unlike the Ghostbusters from the hit 1984 and 1989 movies of the same name, Miner’s...

Paranormal Team to Tour Simpkins

Posted on Mar 12 2014

Western Illinois University has been known to have paranormal activity in some of the buildings on campus. In Tanner Hall, there was once a male student goofing off on one of the floors and he did not realize the elevator shaft was open. He ran into the void, thinking he was going to use the elevator and fell to his untimely death. It is said that he still roams the halls and opens the elevators when...

Paranormal Team Explores Life After Death In North Florida

Posted on Mar 03 2014

While ghost and ghoul costumes are everywhere Thursday on Halloween, what trick-or-treaters may not know is that North Florida is alive year-round with things that go bump in the night. Nick Estes, founder of Gainesville Paranormal, said the ghost hunting business fluctuates during the months of October and November. “A lot of these TV stations are running scary movie marathons throughout the month...

Paranormal Corner: Salem County-based JUMPS Lands Episode on TV

Posted on Feb 28 2014

When Doug Hogate Jr. grabbed his digital camera and “Ghost Meter” back in 2008, and set out to research the paranormal, he never dreamed he would be leading a team of 15 investigators into a new adventure as big as the one that recently came their way. In September, Hogate — founder and director of Jersey Unique Minds Paranormal Society — was contacted by producers at NBC who were looking...

Paranormal Researchers Visit Northfield to Share Tips, Techniques, Supernatural Tales

Posted on Feb 24 2014

Ghosts are taboo. For some, entertaining the idea of a sharing a space with a ghost might be difficult to stomach, and even more so if you call a paranormal group for help and a group of teenagers knocks on your door. The Teen Paranormal Society, facilitated by the founder of Great Northeastern Paranormal Research and mentored by the founder of Cumberland County Paranormal, is made up of a group of...

South Jersey Ghost Catchers Club Follows the Paranormal

Posted on Feb 21 2014

SEWELL Buying ghost-shaped cookies Thursday from the Ghost Chasers’ Club didn’t mean – ha-ha – that you believe in ghosts. But for the students selling those cookies at a table in Gloucester County College’s student center, disembodied voices and sourceless shadows and floating lights are no laughing matter. “I started it last fall,” founder and club president...

Paranormal Corner: Salem City Municipal Building

Posted on Feb 19 2014

Reaching the conclusion of whether or not a location is haunted can be like putting together a puzzle. “It’s a big puzzle,” said Doug Hogate Jr., founder/CEO of Jersey Unique Minds Paranormal Society. “After an investigation, we have to take all the pieces, put them together and come up with a conclusion — if we can.” During a recent investigation at the Salem City Municipal Building...

Central Coast’s Own Ghost-busters Investigate Paranormal Activity

Posted on Feb 17 2014

When dealing with mysterious noises, strange lights and shadowy presences, Central Coast residents know exactly who to call. The Central Coast Paranormal Investigators have been shining a light on the things that go bump in the night since 2007. Their motto? “Don’t fear the unknown.” Founder Mitch Flores and his team spend their nights staking out homes, hotels, restaurants and other local...

Paranormal Group Investigates Haunting at Local Library

Posted on Feb 14 2014

COLON, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) Halloween is the day we scare up all things frightening for our own enjoyment. But a public library in a west Michigan town says it has thrills and chills that last all year long. The Colon Township Library recently had paranormal investigators take a look at a possible haunting in its building. Newschannel 3 was able to get an inside look at the spooky findings. The Colon...

Paranormal Team Searches Twin Cities Homes For Ghosts

Posted on Feb 10 2014

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Halloween is a night for fright, but what if you spend every day of the year convinced your home is haunted? The Twin Cities Paranormal Society gets dozens of requests to investigate so-called “haunted houses,” including one in North Minneapolis along Washburn Avenue, where a dog mysteriously ended up in the fireplace behind a barrier, lights go on and off and the...

‘Ghost Hunters’ Investigators to Recount Paranormal Tales at Kirby Center Wednesday

Posted on Feb 07 2014

Creaky stairs, threatening voices, sudden thumps – the unexplained doesn’t faze paranormal investigator Steve Gonsalves at all. As a child, he was more likely to get scared, he said, but in the end it fueled his passion for uncovering the causes of the paranormal. “It startles me, but then that quickly translates into excitement,” he said. “I’m able to investigate...

Paranormal Investigators Probe SoCal Air Force Base

Posted on Jan 31 2014

Ghost hunters are investigating possible paranormal activity at a Southern California Air Force Base, just as revelers across the country don Halloween costumes and partake in the nation’s spookiest holiday. Employees at March Air Force Base in Riverside County have reported hearing strange noises and spotting even stranger movements. “It’s creepy. It’s like somebody’s watching...

Are Ghosts Real? Local Team Investigates Paranormal

Posted on Jan 24 2014

LIMA — Eerie voices. Things that go bump in the night. Shadows moving out of the corner of your eye. Spooks and spirits are often the subjects of scary movies, but for many people, these supposedly fictional characters have a basis in reality. For Lima residents Austin Lawrence and Conner Newberry, the paranormal and supernatural are all too real, and they have formed a team to travel to various...

Paranormal is the Normal for Slaton Couples, Lubbock Ghost Investigation Society

Posted on Jan 10 2014

Some people hunt for mushrooms, metal or prize bucks. Two couples from Slaton — the Fishers and the Smiths — make up the core of a paranormal investigation team known as the Lubbock Ghost Investigation Society that search out ghosts and other paranormal phenomena. There are five additional members of the group. Kelly Smith and the Fishers — Anita and Bill — have been friends since childhood....




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