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Ghost Hunters spooked at Haunted Toronto Theater

Posted by Martha Jette on September 8, 2011 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Part 1

Imagine stepping into a huge theatre like Hamilton Place in Hamilton, Ontario at night – in the dark – alone. Then imagine being in an even larger venue under the same circumstances. It would be eerie to say the least!

Recently, members of the Canadian Haunting and Paranormal Society (CHAPS) undertook just such a challenge to investigate reports of paranormal activity i...

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Book Review ??? House of Darkness ??? House of Light

Posted by Martha Jette on September 8, 2011 at 4:55 PM Comments comments (0)

The True Story, Volume 1

By Andrea Perron

Published by Author House

Copyright 2011

ISBN: 978-1-4567-4761-9

Having lived in a few haunted locations, it is not much of a stretch to imagine a house brimming with spirits – more particularly a colonial farmhouse built in 1736.

Roger and Carolyn Perron, along with their five young daughters thought they discovered their own Garden of Eden when they moved...

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Rescue Mediums find Three Spirits in Stinson Street Home

Posted by Martha Jette on December 5, 2010 at 2:09 PM Comments comments (0)

What do you do when your baby wakes up terrified at night, staring at something you cannot see? That was the dilemma of one young mother who lived at 148 Stinson Street in Hamilton, Ontario.

 

This house, just a few blocks away from this Examiner, was filled with so much paranormal activity that the residents called in the Rescue Mediums http://www.rescuemediums.com/index2.html. On a recent episode of the show on the VIVA...

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Hamilton Place a haven for Ghosts of the Past

Posted by Martha Jette on December 5, 2010 at 2:07 PM Comments comments (0)

Hamilton Place, a large performance venue in Hamilton, Ontario offers up a residual haunting from the past.

 

During a ghost walk presented by Haunted Hamilton, more than a dozen local folks stood outside this locally famous venue to listen to stories of the paranormal kind associated with the site. First and foremost, it seems a number of performers who were practicing on stage in the 2,200-seat Great Hall heard a crowd of voices outside – people anxious to get inside ...

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Ghosts of Frightened Soldiers still remain dazed on Battlefield

Posted by Martha Jette on December 5, 2010 at 1:53 PM Comments comments (0)

Spirits can remain earthbound for a variety of reasons but none are so evident as soldiers who lost their lives on a battlefield.

 

The War of 1812 saw heavy casualties on the British by invading American soldiers and the Battle of Stoney Creek was no exception. In 1813, 7,000 U.S. soldiers and a naval squadron fought at Fort George at Niagara-on-the-Lake forcing 1,400 British soldiers to run for their lives. Some 52 soldiers died and 300 were injured.

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Visit the Ghosts at Emma?s Back Porch

Posted by Martha Jette on December 5, 2010 at 1:49 PM Comments comments (0)

Emma’s Back Porch Restaurant (http://www.emmasbackporch.ca/burlington/index.html ) in Burlington, Ontario next door to Hamilton is said to be haunted by a woman and her two small children.

 

Emma Byrens and her husband George owned the Estiment Restaurant back in 1902 and it is believed that she is still around in spirit. There have been a number of sightings at the Lakeshore Road bar of a lady floating an...

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When Ghosts Appear Real

Posted by Martha Jette on October 5, 2010 at 12:21 PM Comments comments (0)

Here we present one of many stories from folks who

have lived or are living in a haunted house. Enjoy!

 

Living in a haunted house has become second nature to Tim McMahon of Geelong, Australia, although he admits that sometimes the resident spirits still surprise him.

Tim said his family moved into the house in May of 1989 when he was 8 years old and for the first three months everything seemed fine....

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