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Podcasts Damned Connecticut Podcast 5: Connecticut Ghosts

As the Halloween season is upon us, it's the perfect time to talk about some of the state's most infamous ghosts and spirits including The White Lady, Midnight Mary and The Headless Horseman of Canton.

Witchcraft Trials Nicholas and Margaret Jennings

Nicholas and Margaret Jennings have been described as a "rascally pair," but did that mean they were witches?

The Damned Blog, Connecticut Curiousities, Legends The Darn Man

When it comes to eccentric Connecticut vagabonds, none is more renowned than the curious case of the Old Leather Man. But the mystery of the dapper Darn Man of eastern Connecticut is just as compelling.

Abandoned, Investigations Hearthstone Castle, Danbury

We finally venture to Tarrywile Park to visit Hearthstone Castle in all its overgrown glory.

Witchcraft Trials Connecticut Witchcraft Trials

Everyone knows about the infamous Salem witch trials, but few people realize that Connecticut has an older and arguably more colorful history when it comes to accusations of—and executions for—witchcraft. We begin our multi-part series exploring the hysteria.