What's New

Abandoned, Investigations, Weird Places Shade Swamp Sanctuary, "The Abandoned Zoo," Farmington

The rusting, dilapidated remains of a former wildlife sanctuary in Farmington make for a creepy spot to visit.

Investigations, Legends, Weird Places Buried in a Barrel: The Grave of Capt. Sluman Gray, Lebanon

Capt. Sluman Gray's final whaling voyage was a long, strange trip.

Abandoned, Investigations, Weird Places Cunningham Tower, Cornwall

Atop Mohawk Mountain sits a curious stone tower that has looked out over the Litchfield Hills for nearly a century. Update: We recently visited.

Investigations, Legends The Jewett City Vampires, Griswold

Although Connecticut has seen -- and burned -- its fair share of "witches," other wielders of dark forces have been alleged to inhabit our fair state. Case in point: The Jewett City Vampires. UPDATED: We recently paid a visit.

Hauntings, Interviews, Legends, Podcasts Damned Interview: Courtney McInvale

Courtney McInvale, author of "Haunted Mystic," talks about growing up in a haunted house, writing her new book and the legend of the Pig Man!

Hauntings Lindley Street, Bridgeport

The 1974 incident on Lindley Street—which allegedly featured moving furniture, disembodied voices and levitating objects—is one of the most-documented hauntings in state history.

Weird Places Lao Buddha Ariyamett Aram Temple, Morris

Tucked away in the Litchfield Hills is a Buddhist temple that looks unlike anything on the traditional New England landscape.