Beachcombers vie for prizes at glass festival

August 25, 2015

That interesting piece of glass you found washed up at the beach just might be worth $1,000 if you win the coveted “Shard of the Year” competition at the North American Sea Glass Festival, being […]


Giveaway: Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse tickets

July 3, 2015

Recreation News is giving away tickets to Rainbow’s Comedy Playhouse in Paradise, Pa. (near Lancaster). These tickets are worth about $100! “Too Many Cooks” plays now through Aug. 8. “Over the River and Through The […]


Go Fourth this Independence Day

June 27, 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: Don’t limit yourself to celebrating the Fourth of July in […]


Exhibit flourishes after the sun goes down

June 9, 2015

Located on 1,077 acres in the heart of southeastern Chester County, Pa., Longwood Gardens is recognized worldwide for its impressive horticultural displays. The former home of industrialist Pierre du Pont, the property offers formal and […]


Mid-Atlantic adventures: Boating

June 6, 2015

There are many opportunities for finding fun on the water with outdoor adventures fairly close to home. From the Shenandoah to the Potomac to the Susquehanna, families with kids of all ages can enjoy a […]