Screams echo in the darkness at Scary Harry’s

October 9, 2017

The sound of screams is music to Amanda Ondo’s ears. Ondo and her husband, Paul, own and operate Scary Harry’s Haunted Trail, an attraction in the western Pennsylvania community of Homer City designed to give […]


Family fun in Johnston County this October

October 9, 2017

Get away with the family for a fall weekend to Johnston County, N.C., (JoCo for those in the know) for fall fun and temperate autumn weather. The county is an easy drive down I-95 and […]

Adventures in Taste

Maryland’s Ice Cream Trail features 9 delicious stops

September 25, 2017

You may well argue that Maryland is the nation’s premier ice cream state. Undeniably, Maryland is both first and foremost in American ice cream. First, because in 1744, Maryland’s proprietary governor, Thomas Bladen, reportedly served […]

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 […]


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 […]


Just desserts: Surry Sonker Trail showcases a tasty treat

August 14, 2017

In Surry County, N.C., visitors explore the Yadkin Valley by following their sweet tooth. The Surry Sonker Trail includes eight eateries that serve the county’s signature cobbler-like dessert. Sonker, which consists of cooked fruit and […]