| 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...
| Aug 12, 2011
The Shady Side Rural Heritage Society's annual raffle is under way. First prize is $5,000; tickets are $5 each. The winning ticket will be drawn at the society's West River Heritage Day Oyster Festival on Oct. 16 at the Capt. Salem Avery Museum,...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 10:00 PM
With earthquake and hurricane behind us, it's time to focus on autumn's peaceful, gentle charms. Those hazy, crazy days of summer are going, going, gone. Maybe that's a good thing – this year, especially. In Hampton Roads, fall brings festivals...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 12:47 PM
As summer's fleeting charms begin to fade, fall swirls into view in a burst of kaleidoscopic color. Relish autumn's arrival with 50 nifty travel ideas for the Mid-Atlantic region: from leaf peeping and leisurely drives, to museum-hopping, fall-inspired...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 1:32 PM
WELLFLEET, Mass. — All roads lead to water.
Which means, here on the outer curl of Cape Cod, 70 miles or so into the Atlantic Ocean, where tall marsh greens in autumn turn the color of butterscotch, all roads lead to oysters.
| Oct 4, 2011
| 2:47 PM
A new day could be on the horizon for some York County historical sites. The York County Heritage Trust is facing financial problems after state funding for exhibits and operating costs was cut. Those in charge of the organization are now brainstorming...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 6:26 PM
A Southern Maryland chef swept the National Oyster Cook-Off on Saturday at the St. Mary's County Fairgrounds, a festival organizer said.
Chef Loic Francois Jaffres, who owns and operates Café des Artistes in Leonardtown, took the contest's three top...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 5:42 PM
A Florida man repeated Sunday as champion of the U.S. National Oyster Shucking Contest held in St. Mary's County.
The 2010 champion, Michael Martin, of Panama City Beach, won again, based on how quickly and completely he shucked 24 oysters, according...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Some kind of magic switch seems to have gotten flipped. With summer here, Connecticut turns into a sunny wonderland of outdoor music festivals, county fairs, regional food shindigs and other finely focused affairs. Celebrate the seasonal joys of...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 4:53 PM
This weekend in San Diego is all about flavor-packed foodie discoveries, arts and culture celebrations, and live music in picturesque settings, for a great cause. If Dad is hip to the happenings in San Diego, this is sure to be a Father’s Day your...
| 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,...