Creepy statue of a hooded figure

Chicago’s Valley of the Kings at Graceland Cemetery

I first met the grim reaper when I was in 4th grade. I was on a school field trip when I suddenly saw him. He was covered in a thick green shroud. Plus he stood more than ten feet tall, almost floating over a sea of tombstones. Brooding and quiet,…

Mysteries Beneath The Lost Colony of Aztalan

By 1250 AD, in the quiet cornfields of southern Wisconsin, a fortified frontier town of several hundred people was suddenly abandoned. The town they left behind became an enduring mystery — strange pyramid mounds, huge brick walls and chilling evidence of cannibalism. Today this quiet windswept place is known as…