Culture

Discover Annapolis

September 7, 2017

As we move into autumn, the weather will generally cooperate allowing us to think about daytrips. Those hot, humid days are for the most part over. So let me suggest it’s a perfect time to […]

Civil War

Getting the most from Gettysburg

August 31, 2017

A nation on the brink. Two armies on the move. The media on its toes. A president on alert and a town on guard. Freedom for all is on the line. No one and nothing […]

Culture

Can you say Conococheague?

August 31, 2017

Even third-grade students in the Tuscarora School District can say and spell the Native American word Conococheague, but it’s a mystery to most of the rest of the world. Rhyming with the words “Monica” and […]

Camping

Explore a wild blueway in Southern Va.

August 25, 2017

Combine three rivers, two lakes, dozens of easy access points, and unspoiled terrain with a location that’s easy to reach and you have the Southern Virginia Blueway. You can spend a day on a lake […]

Culture

Edenton, North Carolina’s allure lies in its history

August 25, 2017

It’s easy to see why Edenton, North Carolina, has been dubbed one of the South’s prettiest towns. Its tree-lined streets, historic homes, walkable downtown, and location on Albemarle Sound invite visitors to enjoy its hospitality. […]

Culture

On the Radio: A great state fair

August 20, 2017

Federal News Radio speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of August 20: Don’t miss the Maryland State Fair in Timonium (Aug. 24-Sept. 4). “Our state fair […]

Contest

Enter to Win: An adventure vacation for four!

August 16, 2017

This month, Recreation News is giving away an adventure vacation for four in West Virginia’s New River Gorge, compliments of River Expeditions! The prize includes: 2 Nights Stay in a Luxury Cabin with private hot […]