Weird NJ will be participating in a FREE multi-media event at the Montclair Art Museum—A Night at the Old Asylum with Wheeler Antabanez! Get into the Halloween spirit with spooky Free First Thursday Night hosted by Weird NJ co-publishers Mark … Continue reading
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In the late 70s and early 80s rumors of a “Sex and Drugs” cult residing at “Monks Castle” began circulating around Montclair. One resident described the reaction of the community as “panic stricken” in a New York Times article about the cult, which ran under the headline “Guru’s Cult in Castle Troubles Montclair.” Continue reading
For many decades, rumors of ghosts haunting the grounds of Overbrook have been in circulation. If these ghosts are in fact present, one must wonder – how many of those troubled souls met their end while freezing to death within the walls of the institution charged with caring for their well being?