Top 10 Most Haunted Places in the Fox Valley


The Fox River Valley originates in Wisconsin and winds its way west of Chicago and south to the Illinois River. In northwestern Lake County, the Fox River forms the Chain O’Lakes, which alongside Six Flags Great America makes that area a prime summer vacation spot for Chicagoans. While most counties in the Fox Valley are […]

Top 10 Most Haunted Places in Northern Illinois


With the City of Chicago at its eastern edge, Rockford in the middle, and the Quad Cities in the west, northern Illinois is the most populated and developed area of the state. Darkened corridors of abandoned factories, old farmhouses, and foreboding roads offer a stark contrast to this image of progress, however, and there is […]

Cuba Road in Lake Zurich, Illinois


Cuba Road has received some attention from writers of ghost lore. Two of the original and most authoritative writers on Chicagoland ghosts, Richard T. Crowe in Chicago’s Street Guide to the Supernatural (2001), and Ursula Bielski in More Chicago Haunts (2000), have selections of work on it. Scott Marcus devoted an entire chapter to the […]

Top 10 Most Haunted Roads in the Midwest


Isolated. Foreboding. Dangerous. Lonely roads make a good setting for a ghost story, and there are plenty snaking their way across the American Heartland. But which is the scariest of them all? Mysterious Heartland is proud to bring you our list of the top 10 creepiest roads in the Midwest! Any of these roads makes […]

What is the Scariest Road in Illinois?


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