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The historic White Cemetery in Barrington has captivated residents for decades with reports of phantom sightings.

The historic White Cemetery in Barrington has captivated residents for decades with reports of phantom sightings.

Manuel Martinez

What’s the most unexplained thing that’s happened to you? We're seeking stories about hauntings.

Last fall, a WBEZ listener told us about a haunted house in Barrington, IL, where a young boy died under tragic circumstances and his spirit seemed to remain.

Do you have a similar story to share from the greater Chicago area? Maybe you’ve noticed objects moving around a room inexplicably, electronic devices turning off and on or other signs of a haunting. Perhaps you’ve dug into the history of your home or office building and found something revealing — or heard stories from your neighbors that linger in your mind.

Tell us about it by filling out our Google Form. If your story makes us shiver, Curious City might come out to see you and your otherworldly visitors.

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