Tag: Haunted

  • Huguenot Street Got Haunted

    Huguenot Street Got Haunted

    A woman in a black dress, laid out on a chair in her living room, coughing up blood. A well-dressed man crumpled into the corner of a barren home, desperate for closure. The sound of sharpening shears washes through a small bedroom while a little girl tells us how she lost her life. These are…

  • Hauntings and History Meet at Huguenot Street

    Hauntings and History Meet at Huguenot Street

    Story edited by 2017 Multimedia Editing class Historic stone houses, candlelit tours and centuries-old ghostly tales will converge for a final time this weekend at Haunted Huguenot Street in New Paltz. Mortals are brought on an hour-long evening tour that not only frightens but educates visitors on the history of the first settlers of New…

  • Weekly Cynicism: Halloween and Headlessness

    Weekly Cynicism: Halloween and Headlessness

    Halloween is fast approaching and it is my favorite time of year. I always wondered why I was fascinated by violence and gore in films and literature, but after hearing my father retell the story of my childhood decapitation phase I finally found my answer. When I was a small child I had a disturbing obsession with headlessness.…

  • Huguenot Street is Haunted

    Huguenot Street is Haunted

    Haunted Huguenot Street draws both history-buffs and those of us who like to be spooked. HHS features reenactments of historical events while leaving behind the plastic skeletons of Halloween today. Accounts of apparitions and eerie sounds are enough to make even the disbelievers wonder. Listen to it here.