I first heard the story at one of the Duke's Halloween parties. That would make it when I was in college, in the late 'sixties.The way the Duke told it, this guy he knew had been driving north on Milwaukee Avenue near Lawrence, by the Holiday Ballroom.
Let's face it. Ghost-busting can be a budget-buster. For instance, if you want to get a recording of a ghost, any old recorder won’t do. The Olympus EVP recorder (that’s Electronic Voice Phenomena recorder) costs 80 bucks at ghoststop.com.
With all the ghouls, zombies and ghosts bopping around, Halloween is a happening holiday. There will be plenty to keep Chicagoans busy over the weekend, perhaps some created a prize-winning costume. But, do any know what it takes to survive the zombie apocalypse? Paul Cosca sure did.
Kelly KleimanThough most of this weekend's theatrical fun and games are covered in the Dueling Critics' Halloween picks, at least one remains. Searching for Peabody's Tomb is First Folio Theatre's improvement on the traditional Halloween haunted house,
Halloween! That time of year when the ghosts and ghouls take over the night and give everyone a good trick-or-treat fright! The spooky season preys on many people’s fears. Maybe it's spiders, or monsters or even Wall-Street economics.