NY Ghosts Blog


The Murder of Kitty Genovese

Posted on July 13, 2018
Friday the 13th perhaps carries more weight in New York than in most places. The day is the anniversary of at least two historically, culturally notable deaths: Sam Patch, as discussed in our last pos...

Sam Patch’s Fateful, Fatal Jump

Posted on July 11, 2018
Friday the 13th has been considered a day of misfortune and woe for centuries. In New York alone, two notable deaths occurred on a Friday the 13th. The first (in)famous Friday the 13th demise in the s...

The Ear Inn

Posted on June 1, 2018
One of the oldest (and most haunted) watering holes in New York City, the Ear Inn opened in 1817 and has maintained its status as a legendary neighborhood haunt for the living and the dead alike ever ...