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Enjoy a pint or two at new breweries in Montross and Gloucester this summer. more

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Oasis Books has a wide selection of fine used hardcover books covering many subjects such as Virginiana, Americana, literature, history, science, the arts, maritime, Chesapeake Bay and much more. more

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NN Burger is proud to have been voted “Best Burger” by Virginia Living Magazine readers. more

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Charlotte Silverman, senior project manager for pharmaceutical Medimmune, spends part of her week working in shared office space at the Center for Innovation and Development (CID) on the Rappahannock Community College campus in Kilmarnock. more

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Turns out 2015 was a good year for oyster lovers. First, news came that the Virginia oyster harvest increased by 31 percent in 2014—more than 658,000 bushels, with a dockside value of $33.8 million. more

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Comfortable and stylish pairings, handy travel accessories and unique hostess gifts for this season's gatherings. more

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Will Smiley, a science teacher at Christchurch School, had a vision. He saw Urbanna Creek, which is currently condemned, as a little version of Chesapeake Bay, albeit one not in the best health. Water clarity was down due to algae and sediment. more

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Cameron Davidson

Over the past few years, while Virginians’ attention was elsewhere, Urbanna got seriously cool. It’s always been the little town that could. After all, how many towns with a population of fewer than 500 could host an annual festival welcoming more more

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Local businesses, nonprofits celebrating landmark anniversaries. more

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From governors’ proclamations to famous chefs’ menus, oysters are earning praise for their workhorse Chesapeake Bay cleaning, and their nuanced regional flavors. more

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In 1915, before the outbreak of World War I, and before the discovery of penicillin, the Newport News General & Non-Sectarian Hospital, Inc. received a charter to open a hospital. more

“I always go for the unusual.” more

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“Maxi dresses and jumpsuits in cool colors and prints are the ongoing trend for the season.” more

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Sometimes, all it takes is outsiders to create a new vision for an old town. more

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“Passersby like our nautical selection.” more

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What do you do if you have a 200-acre camp resort on the Rappahannock—twice selected as Park of the Year by the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds... more

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Lancaster County native Ann Carter was always concerned about the future of her property near Merry Point. more

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Oyster Gardening in the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula more

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