| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:04 PM
John Johnson could have retired from the Washington Navy Yard years ago, but he loved the work.
Richard Michael Ridgell, a former Maryland state trooper who helped train police in Iraq, was devoted to his daughters.
Vishnu Pandit, who came to the...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Thirteen children were hurt at a Connecticut carnival Sunday when a swing ride lost power, sending the youngsters to the ground, police said.
"I heard two large clanks and saw the swings crashing into the center of the ride," John Kydes told a local...
| Sep 1, 2013
Outdoor festivals return to Hampton Roads with a vengeance when autumn leaves start to fall.
You'll find a celebration for most every inclination. Seafood, peanuts, sophisticated sculpture, homey crafts, Egyptian culture, indie music, gospel — all...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:55 AM
One great part of living by the water in Connecticut is that we can fish out oysters and slurp them up to our stomachs' content. That's the basis of the Norwalk Oyster Festival, but there's a whole lot more to it than that. There are oyster slurping and...
| Nov 4, 2008
Christmas in New Orleans Arts & Crafts Expo Nov. 1-2, Kenner, Pontchartrain Center. Crafts, food and entertainment. (985) 796-5853.
Louisiana Swamp Festival Nov. 1-2, New Orleans, Audubon Zoo. Louisiana food, music, crafts, hands-on animal exhibits,...
| Mar 4, 2009
French Quarter Wine Festival , March 6. 10. 12. 17. 19. 24. 26. 31. Dominiques at The Maison Dupuy, 1001 Rue Toulouse. Call (504) 586-8000 for more information or visit http://www.frenchquarterwinefestival.com
Old Mandeville Jane Austen Festival March...
| Oct 14, 2009
Out on the flats of Galway Bay, late September's ashen clouds hang low over the gunmetal sea. Faded gray seaweed cushions the muddy, rock-strewn shore where the wind is brisk and scented with salt.
Standing in an inch of muck, a bunch of oyster...
| Jun 4, 2010
New Orleans - The devastating oil spill may have shut down several fishing areas along the coast, but there's still plenty of great Louisiana seafood out there, and the Oyster Festival is here to prove it.
This weekend, Acme Oysters will join other local...
| Jun 5, 2010
There is a first in the French Quarter this weekend. The inaugural Oyster Festival is underway next to the Hard Rock Café. Festival-goers came out to eat oysters for a purpose.
You can find amazing oyster concoctions in the French Quarter. "You get a lot...
| Sep 24, 2010
| 7:02 AM
Guinness and oysters may not be a combination you have heard of before. But it's a growing tradition in Ireland and now our area is getting a sampling of the fine combo at Annie Bailey's in Lancaster this weekend.
The 3rd annual Guinness and Oyster...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:40 AM
The Manor Tavern in Monkton is teaming up with the Oyster Recovery Partnership for a Sunday afternoon Oyster Festival.
The event will feature more than 20 types of different oysters, shucked by Maryland and World Champion Oyster Shucker George Hastings....