Benicia is located in Solano County, California in the central portion of the state in the San Francisco Bay Area along the north bank of the Carquinez Strait. It was the first city in California to be founded by Anglo-Americans. Benicia was the state capital for thirteen months between 1853 and 1854.
Benicia, California has a population of about 26,000 residents.
Ghosts and the Paranormal at the Old Town Theater | Portuguese Hall in Benicia, California:
Some have reported hearing disembodied footsteps at the Old Town Theater/ Portuguese Hall in Benicia, California.
Strange light anomalies have been reported here including sightings of fiery balls of light that float about inside the building. Some have also reported seeing strange flashing lights.
The apparition of an old woman has been reported as well.
Wikipedia (2011). Benicia, California. Retrieved July 15, 2011 from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benicia,_California
Shadowlord (1998). Haunted Places Index. Retrieved June 26, 2011 from http://theshadowlands.net/places/california.htm