Halloween http://wvxu.org en Crazy, interesting & gross Halloween tech costumes http://wvxu.org/post/crazy-interesting-gross-halloween-tech-costumes <p>Need a last minute idea for a Halloween costume that could light up the party, and in some cases, gross out your friends? Ray Cappel, co-owner of <a href="http://www.cappelsinc.com/" target="_blank">Cappel's</a>, costumes, party decorations &amp; supplies&nbsp;in Cincinnati, says <strong>if you know how to accessorize, you&nbsp;can make your costume very unique</strong>.&nbsp;He pulled a few technology-related items&nbsp;off the shelf and&nbsp;suggested:</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 18940 at http://wvxu.org Crazy, interesting & gross Halloween tech costumes Book review: "Kentucky Hauntings: Homespun Ghost Stories and Unexplained History" http://wvxu.org/post/book-review-kentucky-hauntings-homespun-ghost-stories-and-unexplained-history <p>In time for Halloween season, Roberta Schultz reviews the new book <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Kentucky-Hauntings-Homespun-Stories-Unexplained/dp/0813143209/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1381761549&amp;sr=8-1&amp;keywords=kentucky+hauntings"><strong>Kentucky Hauntings: Homespun Ghost Stories and Unexplained History</strong></a> by <strong>Roberta Simpson Brown</strong> and <strong>Lonnie E. Brown</strong>.</p><p> Sat, 19 Oct 2013 05:00:15 +0000 Roberta Schultz 18442 at http://wvxu.org Book review: "Kentucky Hauntings: Homespun Ghost Stories and Unexplained History" Scaredown: "100% pure, straight out of hell, wish you were never born, evil!" http://wvxu.org/post/scaredown-100-pure-straight-out-hell-wish-you-were-never-born-evil <p>I am a big fan of Halloween and scary movies so I’ve been to a lot of haunted houses in my time.&nbsp; In my experience, they usually involve somebody clutching onto you as you guide them through a semi-dark maze that is dotted with dizzying strobe lights and lots of plastic body parts soaked in fake blood while people in creepy clown masks or mad scientists jump out at you from various hidden corners.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 17:44:45 +0000 Jim Nolan 17177 at http://wvxu.org Scaredown: "100% pure, straight out of hell, wish you were never born, evil!" Haunted Asylum? http://wvxu.org/post/haunted-asylum <p>The<strong> Athens Asylum</strong> has seen its share of spooky happenings. Even the History Channel confirmed this. Barbara Gray discusses this frightening facility in Southeast Ohio with <strong>Katherine Ziff</strong>, author of <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Asylum-Hill-History-Healing-Landscape/dp/0821419730/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1350932515&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=asylum+on+the+hill"><strong>Asylum on the Hill: History of a Healing Landscape.</strong></a></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 05:32:30 +0000 Barbara Gray 5318 at http://wvxu.org Haunted Asylum? Hillforest Explores the Unknown http://wvxu.org/post/hillforest-explores-unknown <p>Robyn Carey-Allgeyer shares information about upcoming paranormal tours taking place at the historic Italian Renaissance home,<a href="http://hillforest.org/"><strong> Hillforest</strong></a>, in Aurora, Indiana.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 05:32:15 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 4596 at http://wvxu.org Hillforest Explores the Unknown