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  1. For Ghosts, Halloween is Just a Nightmare

    Craig McManus posted this on October 1st, 2011 | 9 Comments

    For ghosts, Halloween isn’t just a bad dream, it’s a nightmare. Americans seem to be obsessed with ghosts and hauntings, especially this time of the year. We talk about them. We write about them. We chase them with meters and equipment, probing and prodding, searching all of their safe hiding places until we find them. […]

  2. The Ghosts of Higbee Beach

    Craig McManus posted this on September 1st, 2011 | 3 Comments

    The fall is when we start thinking about back to school, back to work after vacations, and the changing seasons and upcoming holidays. Those of us who love the paranormal also start thinking about ghosts and hauntings. However, Halloween is not the exclusive haunting season for ghosts. Ghosts exist right along with the living year […]

  3. The Ghosts of the Hotel Macomber

    Craig McManus posted this on August 1st, 2011 | 11 Comments

    Conveniently located, reasonably priced rooms, a great restaurant, ghosts. What more could one ask for in Cape May?

  4. The Ghosts of John McConnell House

    Craig McManus posted this on May 1st, 2011 | 5,978 Comments

    Walking down Jackson Street off season, in the evening, is sometimes like walking through a graveyard at night. Many of the buildings sit silent and dark, being closed for the season. Should you happen to glance up at some of the darkened windows in the upper floors of these old seaside sentinels, you may just catch a quick glimpse of something looking back at you.

  5. Room with a BOO

    Craig McManus posted this on March 2nd, 2011 | 14 Comments

    The kindly grandmother, children and grandchildren in tow, moved from room to room admiring and reminiscing about the old days at her historic house in West Cape May. She had owned the property years earlier, about three owners back, and had stopped by on a chance visit to meet the new owner. They were in […]

  6. Furry Phantoms of Cape May

    Craig McManus posted this on February 3rd, 2011 | 23 Comments

    I was thinking about good old Punxsutawney Phil. He did not see his shadow, so we may actually live to see spring. Old Punx got me thinking about ghosts of animals. I have had more than one run in with a furry ghost, and quite a few of those encounters were right here in Cape May.

  7. The Ghosts of the John F. Craig House

    Craig McManus posted this on January 4th, 2011 | 182 Comments

    The Craig House, like so many other homes in Cape May, is haunted. While the former owners may be dead, it does not stop them from having a good time―and that is exactly what they do.

  8. The Ghostly Christmas Shoppe

    Craig McManus posted this on December 1st, 2010 | 556 Comments

    The Victorians loved a good ghost story at Christmas time! Join Craig McManus as he explores Winterwood Christmas Shoppe and tells us about its resident ghost, Hester.