Culture

Virginia’s Eastern Shore Artisan Trail offers variety

March 14, 2017

Seagulls, solitude, and sunlight on water all lend themselves to a place where artistic expression is alive and well. Virginia’s Eastern Shore Artisan Trail features 120 artists and businesses spread along the 70-mile coastal peninsula. […]

Culture

Hampton celebrates NASA heritage

March 11, 2017

This year, the City of Hampton, Va., marks two special anniversaries. On July 9, 1917, Hampton became the birthplace of NASA. The first laboratories of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, Langley — later called […]

Culture

Spice up wintertime with films and music

February 15, 2017

Film festivals are a great way to see many cutting-edge films in a short time from a wide variety of sources. The filmmakers are often on hand to host screenings and answer questions. Virginia, Washington, […]

Culture

Chocolate lovers unite for annual festival

February 3, 2017

Do you love chocolate? Then you won’t want to miss The Chocolate Lovers Festival this weekend in Fairafax, Va. Set for February 3 through 5, the festival was developed in 1992 as a joint effort of the […]

Culture

Museum’s Fabergé collection sparkles

January 20, 2017

The intricately crafted boxes, picture frames, bowls, flowers, jewelry, cane handles, animal figures, and religious icons, many made of gold or silver and gilded with diamonds and other gemstones, are wonders to behold. Inside a […]