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Rancho Ortega Blog Attracts the Attention of Ghost Hunters

Last year for Halloween, we counted down the ten most haunted spots in Orange County.  It was and has been one of our most popular series of articles.  Last week, our post about Black Star Canyon (the second most haunted spot in Orange County, according to us!) was reprinted by a Facebook site called “Haunted History.“  Haunted History boast about 16,000 subscribers, and our article was shared 14 times.  We’ve noticed a marked uptick in Facebook-referred traffic since then.

Thank you for the link, Haunted History, and welcome to everyone who found us through that posting or one of its shares!  Orange County has a lot more history than you might think, particularly here in South Orange County.  The ghosts are just part of the package.

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