If history has taught us anything, it’s that being wrong is normal but also that anyone who stubbornly holds on to a particular concept without the willingness to change stands a fair chance of growing obsolete as the rest of the ‘thinking’ world moves forward. The study of anomalous phenomena is certainly no exception to thatContinue reading “The Research Phenomenon”
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Living Next to Woodlawn Cemetery
A few Years ago around Halloween, a family in Everett, MA contacted us with concerns about their daughter. Whenever someone calls with concerns about a child we take it very serious and put top priority on the case so we rushed out to do an interview and walk through The mother was in her earlyContinue reading “Living Next to Woodlawn Cemetery”
The Philip Experiment – Can You Create Your Own Haunting?
Disclaimer: The article shown here is for information purposes only. Para-Boston does not specifically recommend or condone the use of séances as a tool for investigative research. Some paranormal researchers theorize that some ghostly manifestations and poltergeist activity (footsteps, door slams, moving objects) are products of the human mind. In the early 1970s, a Canadian-based group set out toContinue reading “The Philip Experiment – Can You Create Your Own Haunting?”
The Old Hag Strikes !
” The Old Hag Syndrome” is something we’re hearing a lot about lately. I’m not saying that its not paranormal, but from our experience it seems to be sleep paralysis. The following is an excerpt from an article I read on WEB MD’s website: “What is Sleep Paralysis: Sleep researchers conclude that, in most cases,Continue reading “The Old Hag Strikes !”
Rocks Will Remember….
A term heard often in paranormal field is The Stone Tape Theory. Term was first coined in a BBC film of the same name. What is this theory, is there anything to it? I am Researching this because the inquiring mind wants to know. This theory was first proposed in the 1970’s. Hypothesis was, that in timesContinue reading “Rocks Will Remember….”
Celebrity Corner – Charlie Chaplin
Many interesting people over time have shown interest or have claims of having a paranormal experience. Some of these people are persons of notability such as actors, writers, sports personalities, and even politicians. Although ParaBoston cannot confirm nor deny their stories, they nevertheless make it interesting reading. I hope you become as entertained as IContinue reading “Celebrity Corner – Charlie Chaplin”
BRRRRR! It’s Cold in Here!
In December we received a call from a super nice family from Saugus, MA. The mother, father, and son all reported some sort of activity. The daughter had no claims, but was a little nervous because of her families’ claims. One of the mother’s claims was being pushed off the edge of her bed whileContinue reading “BRRRRR! It’s Cold in Here!”
Celebrity Corner – Pop Stars
Disclaimer: Many people over time have showed interest in, or have had, paranormal experiences. Some of these people are persons of notability such as actors, musicians, athletes, writers, and even politicians. Although Para-Boston can not confirm nor deny their stories, they make for interesting, enjoyable reading. I hope you become as entertained by these stories asContinue reading “Celebrity Corner – Pop Stars”
Sometimes in paranormal investigating, the use of trigger objects are thought to be useful. A trigger object is an object either owned by the deceased person in question or something of their time period. The theory is that it may illicit activity, communication or perhaps the trigger object may move. It is also referred toContinue reading “Trigger Objects”
Psychics: Helpful or Harmful?
If you are a paranormal investigator, or you are interested in the paranormal, do you think a psychic should be used or consulted with? Many claim to be psychic and really there is no way to prove or disprove if they are or are not. Claiming to be psychic is often a fast way toContinue reading “Psychics: Helpful or Harmful?”