Middle Peninsula

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

May 4, 2017 9:20 AM Food 1 Comments

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

Oct 5, 2016 2:28 PM Style

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

Oct 5, 2016 2:24 PM Style

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

Sep 22, 2016 4:08 PM Discover

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

Apr 28, 2016 2:45 PM Food

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

Apr 28, 2016 2:44 PM Style

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

Apr 28, 2016 2:17 PM Outdoors 2 Comments


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

Apr 28, 2016 11:34 AM Discover

Local businesses, nonprofits celebrating landmark anniversaries. more

Sep 2, 2015 3:13 PM Life

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

Sep 2, 2015 1:25 PM Food

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

Aug 28, 2015 3:32 PM

“I always go for the unusual.” more

Jul 28, 2015 12:00 AM Style

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

Jul 28, 2015 12:00 AM Style

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

Jul 21, 2015 1:04 PM Life 3 Comments

“Passersby like our nautical selection.” more

Jul 3, 2015 12:00 AM Style

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

Aug 30, 2014 5:39 PM Discover

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

Aug 30, 2014 2:06 PM Discover

Oyster Gardening in the Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula more

Aug 30, 2014 12:48 PM Outdoors