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The 5 Strangest Cemeteries In The World

Check out some of the world’s strangest cemeteries on your next vacation.

02/19/2014

Dozens Of Gravestones Damaged At Jewish Cemetery

Hartford police are trying to find the vandals who overturned nearly 40 gravestones at a Jewish Cemetery.

10/21/2012

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Top Haunted Graveyard Tours In Connecticut

What better way to celebrate Halloween than with a walk through a haunted cemetery?. A Connecticut city near you is offering seasonal opportunities to grab a flashlight and test your nerves.

10/20/2012

Man Shot In Hartford Cemetery

Hartford police cadets and members of the new police training class were called to Zion Hill Cemetery Thursday to search for a weapon, after a man was found in the cemetery, suffering multiple gunshot wounds.

07/12/2012

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Parties Reach Agreement In Synagogue Cemetery Lawsuit

A Connecticut woman has agreed to settle her lawsuit against her Jewish congregation over the burial of a black woman in the synagogue’s cemetery.

05/16/2012

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Connecticut Widow Fights To Keep Husband’s Remains Buried In Yard

When Elise Piquet’s husband died in 2004, she had a dilemma because all four cemeteries in their hometown of Chester were full. She and her husband loved the small town along the Connecticut River, so she had him buried on their 11-acre property with plans to join him there after she passed.

04/18/2012

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No Peace In Rest As Cemetery Lawsuit Plays Out

A lawsuit in Superior Court in New London seeks to have the remains of a non-Jew exhumed and moved from a Colchester cemetery.

01/06/2012

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Haunted Connecticut

By Kim McNeill I stopped counting the number of paranormal investigators in Connecticut after I couldn’t remember their names in my head anymore. So let’s just say we have a lot of investigators. With good […]

10/22/2011

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More Skeletons Found At Construction Site

Connecticut’s state archaeologist says two more skeletons have been discovered at a New Haven construction site that might cover the remnants of a long-forgotten Catholic cemetery.

07/18/2011

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Teen Charged With Cemetery Stabbing

Police have charged a 17-year-old girl with stabbing a 56-year-old man at Milford Cemetery earlier this month.

05/04/2011

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