Winter, spring Restaurant Weeks planned in Mid-Atlantic

December 29, 2015

Winter/Spring Restaurant Weeks VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. Jan. 10–19. BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD. Jan. 15–30. NORFOLK, VA. Jan. 17–24. CENTER CITY DISTRICT, PHILADELPHIA, PA. Jan. 17–22 and 24–29. HOWARD COUNTY, MD. Jan. 18–Feb. […]


Lancaster: A delightful fall getaway

September 22, 2015

There’s no better time to delight in Lancaster County’s bounty than early autumn. Plentiful harvests yield piles of colorful produce at roadside farm stands and farmers markets, are a cause celeb at local wineries and […]


On the Radio: Get crabby, be happy

August 4, 2015

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. This week: The Rotarians of Annapolis host what may be the largest […]


West Virginia: Wild, wonderful, and weird?

May 20, 2015

“Wild, Wonderful, and Weird” is not exactly West Virginia’s state slogan, but Laura Gassler, who promotes the Martinsburg area, may think it’s appropriate as Berkeley County hosts the first ODDfest, June 27–28. An eclectic assortment […]


Upcoming summer means hot times in Southern Delaware

May 9, 2015

Salt water taffy, salty air, the sound of seagulls competing with the sound of laughing children, lapping waves, refreshing breezes, and ocean plunges — it’s time for summer in Southern Delaware. Who wouldn’t want to […]