April 25, 2021

Gearing up to paddle one of Gloucester’s Blueways, the York River or one of the other water trails unique to the Middle Peninsula? Or do you need some fuel to …


February 21, 2021

As an executive in the wood industry, Mark Vann spent long days inside a windowless manufacturing plant. Sometimes he’d check with the forklift driver to see if it was raining …

Cappahosic Oyster Company

February 21, 2021

Tommy Leggett has fun harvesting oysters. Really. Watching him scurry about a yard in Gloucester that backs up to the York River, it might not be obvious at first. An …

Tommy Leggett Oysterman Gloucester Virginia

February 10, 2020

When you live in, or visit, an area as beautiful as Virginia’s Middle Peninsula, it can be easy to get transfixed by the macro beauty. The rivers. The trees. The …

blue heron

January 5, 2020

“Great art picks up where nature ends,” or so said painter Marc Chagall. No truer words have been said, especially considering art’s powerful relationship with nature. Some of the first …

Mural on Gloucester Main Street

December 20, 2019

Chances are, whether you live in or near the Middle Peninsula of Virginia, the story of Pocahontas and Captain John Smith is one you’ve heard. How could you not want …

Pocahontas Mural Main Street Gloucester

November 29, 2019

If there’s one thing better than paddling the waterways of the Middle Peninsula, it’s eating along the banks of these rural coastal Virginia shores. Not sure where to begin or …

Hole in the Wall Mathews, Virginia Food

November 2, 2019

The communities across the Middle Peninsula of Virginia have lots of reasons to call their home among the best in the Commonwealth. From history to heritage, water trails to art …

Lowe Tide Urbanna Virginia

October 24, 2019

Gloucester County on the Middle Peninsula will host a Pocahontas Festival Nov. 16-17, 2019, marking the first time in 25 years the event has been held. The festival is a reintroduction of a popular …

Pocahontas Mural Main Street Gloucester

September 29, 2019

Admit it. There’s just something fun about getting scared. Maybe it’s that rush of adrenaline. Maybe it’s the relief when it’s over. Either way, it’s easy to why so many …

Rosewell Virginia Gloucester