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Your grandmother bequeathed you a bracelet or necklace that just doesn’t fit your style. Instead of letting it sit in your jewelry box, consider redesigning the piece to better suit your needs. more

Nov 24, 2017 9:46 AM Style

Every dollar spent at a local restaurant generates twice the bucks for the local economy. There are options for every palate, craving and occasion. From sushi to hearty comfort food such as meat loaf, eat well when you dine locally. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:51 PM Food

There’s a certain sense of pride in making a living in the small town where you grew up. Carol Mead Smith and her brother KG both left Warsaw for Richmond’s Virginia Commonwealth University and both found their way back to Warsaw to open restaurants. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:51 PM Food

Bill Westbrook. Advertising guru. Entrepreneur. And now, novelist. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:51 PM Life

The Urbanna Oyster Festival has come a long way from hula hoop contests and beauty pageants. Begun in 1958, the festival attracted 2,000 people the first year and doubled that to 4,000 the next. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:51 PM Food

No one would argue that the Northern Neck’s greatest assets are its natural resources. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:51 PM Outdoors

Inspired by the iconic film and award-winning book, The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg, the magic of Christmas comes to life on board the Kilmarnock Express. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:51 PM Discover

Technology marches ahead, but the essence of radio remains communication. A man or a woman with a microphone plays music, shares news and weather and provides company for an audience that can’t be seen. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:50 PM Life

Americans are devoted to our pets. Nearly two-thirds of households have treasured animal companions. Why? Because they give us unconditional love, personal fulfillment, and enduring loyalty. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:50 PM Life

Potomac pilothouse will serve as a living link to a bygone era. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:50 PM Discover

One of the Steamboat Era Museum’s most poignant exhibits is in a room that tells the story of Hansford C. Bayton. more

Oct 12, 2017 3:50 PM Discover

Lancaster Middle School Students Create Bay’s Bounty Boots for Watermen’s Way Public Art Project more

Oct 12, 2017 3:50 PM , Life

Changes are definitely underfoot at Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury—literally. And many of those will be met with bare feet! May 4 marked the dedication of RWC’s newest flagship building on campus — the Life Enrichment Center... more

May 4, 2017 9:21 AM Life

The Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) will return to Belle Isle State Park this summer to help clean up the park and perform maintenance tasks, according to park manager Marceia Holland. more

May 4, 2017 9:21 AM Outdoors

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

May 4, 2017 9:20 AM Food 1 Comments

In 2009, Reedville, Virginia, resident Wes Seigler launched a company from a very simple idea: he could make a better fishing reel than the ones that he kept breaking. more

May 4, 2017 9:19 AM Discover

It’s a matter of record that an old store in Wicomico Church was manually moved from one location to another. What’s surprising is that someone took the time to document on black and white 16 mm film the men and toolboxes involved in doing it. more

May 4, 2017 9:19 AM Discover

The 3rd Annual Kekoka Mud Run is October 8th. This is a seriously-fun 5K run with obstacles for mud runners 15 years old and up! more

Oct 5, 2016 3:11 PM Outdoors

Of all the places to get a jump on holiday shopping, few would be as memorable as the Tides Inn. more

Oct 5, 2016 3:10 PM Food

On a sweltering August night in 1986, a group of Northern Neck visionaries turned their passion into a reality. more

Oct 5, 2016 3:09 PM Life

On Saturday, April 11 the Mary Ball Washington Museum & Library will turn back the clock to colonial times when it sponsors Lancaster Court Day on the grounds of the Museum. more

Mar 19, 2015 7:32 PM Discover