On the Radio: Life’s a beach. And then what?

July 24, 2016

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 July 24:  Hit the nearby beaches of Maryland and Southern […]


Getting on the water in Calvert County, Maryland

April 12, 2016

There was an era, not too long ago, when Chesapeake Bay beaches were all the rage. Steamships carried holiday throngs to bayfront resorts and hotels; a network of shortline railroads hauled carloads of bay-bound vacationers. […]


Delmarva: What you don’t know may surprise you

July 20, 2015

The sun, sand, and sea are the common characteristics of Delmarva’s beaches from Lewes to Ocean City, but the resort towns that dot the coast are all distinct from each other. Lewes, founded in 1631 […]


Free in D.C.: Outdoor summer concerts

June 11, 2015

Military bands and outdoor summer concerts seem to go together. The Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps bands have concerts most nights of the week at 8:00pm on the west steps of the U.S. […]