Artists' Studio

Franklin County Pottery

March 27, 2017

If pottery is your cup of tea, one place to sample the wares is in Franklin County, Pa. John Bell, a 19th-century potter, is the most well-known name associated with pottery-making in the area. The […]

Culture

On the Radio: Pour some maple sugar on me

March 25, 2017

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of March 26: Head up to Meyersdale in the Laurel Highlands […]

Destinations

Waterfall Wednesday: Dingmans Falls, Pennsylvania

February 1, 2017

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Dingmans Falls in Pennsylvania. State: Pennsylvania Location: Dingmans Ferry, Delaware Township Height: 130 feet Dingmans Falls is the second highest waterfall in the […]

Destinations

Elk Mountain offers skiers a 1,000-foot vertical drop

January 28, 2017

Snow season is here, and throughout the Mid-Atlantic skiers are looking to hit the slopes and find the perfect downhill trail. Dedicated skiers can travel a little farther from home, find some superior skiing, and […]