Culture

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 […]

Destinations

Good things coming up in Charlottesville

October 1, 2017

We were on our way to Lynchburg, Va., on Aug. 11 and passed on the outskirts of Charlottesville at 11:00am, blissfully unaware of the tragic confrontation unfolding there. When we learned about the violent protest, […]

Culture

Checking one off the bucket list

September 25, 2017

As you get a bit older, bucket lists seem to take on a bit more urgency. Some items may be unrealistic dreams unless you win the lottery, but others just require the right timing and […]

Culture

Edenton, North Carolina’s allure lies in its history

August 25, 2017

It’s easy to see why Edenton, North Carolina, has been dubbed one of the South’s prettiest towns. Its tree-lined streets, historic homes, walkable downtown, and location on Albemarle Sound invite visitors to enjoy its hospitality. […]

Contest

Enter to Win: An adventure vacation for four!

August 16, 2017

This month, Recreation News is giving away an adventure vacation for four in West Virginia’s New River Gorge, compliments of River Expeditions! The prize includes: 2 Nights Stay in a Luxury Cabin with private hot […]

Culture

Planning your next day trip? Try Dover, Delaware

August 14, 2017

Here’s an idea for a day trip or overnight that perhaps hasn’t crossed your mind, but isn’t far away. I’m talking about Dover, Del., the capital of the state. It’s located in Kent County, the […]

Culture

On the Radio: Hot time in this city

August 14, 2017

Federal News Radio speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. Week of August 13: Explore the history of urban firefighting at the Fire Museum of Maryland in Lutherville. […]