Monster Byte: This Month In Innsmouth (March 2012)

By Amanda J. Spedding

Tasty Encounters’ Weird Encounters Take 2!

This year’s Weird Encounters will take on a “darker, more sinister feel” says Tasty Encounters owner, Zack Hunt. “The last few months…hell, this last year…has been one Innsmouth could well forget, but what we want to do is stare those dark times in the face and say, ‘You can knock us down, but we’ll get up every time.’

“With the Raid and all the losses at the [Trophonian] Caves, we …

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Monster Byte: Stalker Apprehended Outside Garden of Azathoth

By Maria Mitchell

Innsmouth, MA – The vacationing heiress to a grain fortune was caught trespassing in the early morning hours outside the Garden of Azathoth and local businesswoman Erin Waite claims this is only the tip of the icerberg. Waite says she has being stalked, spied on and harassed by True Benson of the Benson Flour and Grain Company.
Police were summoned after Benson was spotted by Zack Hunt, prowling around the garden’s grounds with a slew of recording …

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Monster Byte: This Month in Innsmouth (February 2012)

By Amanda J. Spedding

February is Fundraiser Month at Innsmouth Free Press. If you enjoy this Monster Byte, please consider making a donation to the site, for a chance to win one of our books. You can also like our Facebook page, or our book pages, either on Facebook or on Amazon. Thanks!

Blood Drive

Innsmouth Remembers, in conjunction with Innsmouth Hospital and Innsmouth Medical Center, are organising a Blood Drive for the first week of February. Organiser Lyle …

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Monster Byte: This Month in Innsmouth (January 2012)

By Amanda J. Spedding

Search for Searchers

Hampered by bad weather, the search for the missing volunteers of last month’s failed Search for Samuel will be conducted on January 19. Captain Jim Rose has called in noted speleologist, Dr. Daniel Ashkinawan, to head the search team. “The original search team operated off the ‘Deacon’ charts of the [Trophonian] caves,” said Capt. Rose. “Dan has studied those charts extensively and used them for his own expeditions. We welcome his expertise.”

When …

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Monster Byte: Unusual Species of Bat Sighted

By R. Scott Howes

Innsmouth, MA – Innsmouth is well-known for its diverse topography, and varied plant and animal life. From the shallow salt water marshes to the inland woods where giant ferns grow, few places provide such a rich biosphere. It appears Innsmouth may once again claim distinction from its neighbour communities with the discovery of an unusual species of bat. Though rumours of the sightings have circulated since last spring, it is only now that it may be …

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Monster Byte: Mobster’s Ledger Recovered From Harbor Explains Innsmouth’s Roaring Twenties Rash Of Missing Person Cases

By Rebecca Nazar

Innsmouth, MA – In the quiet, predawn hours, close to a hundred whiskey bottles were spotted bobbing in Innsmouth Harbor. When Harbormaster Mike Boyle collected the old bottles and noticed they were stopped with petrified human thumbs, he immediately called the FBI. Upon closer inspection, investigators found that each bottle possessed different initials, dates etched on their sides, and that the fluid content was blood. It’s assumed that the bottles had been packed in whiskey casks that …

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Monster Byte: Astrologer Sought In Death Of Library Head

By David C. Kopaska-Merkel

Innsmouth, MA – Well-known Innsmouth astrologer Dorina Krug is being sought by police in connection with the death of Stanley F. Bleiler, Head of Library Sciences at Miskatonic University in Arkham. Professor Bleiler’s desiccated corpse was discovered yesterday in an abandoned warehouse near the Innsmouth docks. Found with the body were a pair of shoes and a purse belonging to Ms. Krug, and a stained manuscript identified as a portion of De Stellis Maleficarum. This …

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Monster Byte: Saengmany Collection to Be Displayed at Innsmouth Public Library

By Bryan Thao Worra

Innsmouth, MA – The Innsmouth Public Library will be displaying the acclaimed Saengmany Collection this Spring from the beginning of April until the end of May. This touring exhibit features over thirty rare and unique objects from the Belgian museum, preserving the Lao explorer’s legacy.

There will be a brief opening reception on April 1st featuring a dance performance by Mallory Songpradith and the Southeast Asian Student Union of Dyer College. Traditional beverages and refreshments will …

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Monster Byte: This Month in Innsmouth (December 2011)

By Amanda J. Spedding

December Christmas Present Drive

‘Innsmouth Remembers’ will be launching a Christmas Present Drive for the month of December. “To help make Christmas a special one for those who remain displaced after the Innsmouth Second Great Raid,” said Lyle Cordeaux.

“The rebuilding is going a lot more slowly than we’d like and there are some families who are still without homes. Christmas is going to be a heartbreaking one for them, and we, as a community, …

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Monster Byte: DJs Bring Diverse Voices to Innsmouth Air

By Bryan Thao Worra

Innsmouth, MA – Every Sunday night, Olivia Reyes stays up late to listen to Misktaonic Valley’s only Tagalog-language radio program.

For her, it’s a chance to hear familiar music from her homeland and inspirational words from the Tagalog professor who hosts the 30-minute show.

“She gives us information on what’s happening back in the Philippines,” Reyes said. “If there’s a disaster or something near my old neighbourhood, I’ll hear it on the radio.”

Professor Maria Flores, …

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Monster Byte: This Month in Innsmouth (November 2011)

By Amanda J. Spedding

November Donation Drive

Following last month’s raid by the Massachusetts National Guard, Caleb McHenry, in conjunction with locally-shot TV show, Cryptozoological, has organised a donation drive for the month of November.

“Anything you can give,” Mr. McHenry told Innsmouth Free Press. “There are a lot of displaced persons from Sarnath Heights who are in need of clothing, food, blankets, anything you can spare. There’s people in need, and it don’t [sic] matter from where …

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Monster Byte: Local Owners Going Loopy? Talk of UFOs, Mystery Tracks

By Maria Mitchell

Innsmouth, MA – Two mysterious trespassers were spotted scuttling across the Garden of Azathoth this morning. They were reported by restaurant owner Zack Hunt, who was staying after hours at Tasty Encounters to stock some fresh inventory.

“While I was in the store room, I heard leaves crunching across the way. I wasn’t initially scared, but when I went outside to investigate, I felt my marrow clam up because I saw what looked like two kids dressed …

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