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This Week On Metro Connection: Haunted D.C.

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We'll bring you spine-chilling, blood-curdling and potentially otherworldly tales of life in our region with our annual "Haunted D.C." show. We'll visit a house where things really go bump in the night, and we'll check out the spookier spots in historic Annapolis. We'll also meet a man who spent his childhood convinced he was haunted by the ghost of a little girl.


[Music: "Every Little Bit Hurts" by John Davis from Title Tracks / "Scream Soundtrack" by Horror Movie Theme Songs from Songs From Scary Movies]

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