Archives

Flo

Mad Ads: Making Insurance Fun and Memorable

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014
by on Playing Around

What could be more boring than insurance? Whether medical, home, life, or auto, the topic never provides stimulating dinnertime conversation. (OK, the controversy over Obamacare

CONTINUE READING »

IMG_1187

Jefferson Heritage Trail – Jefferson’s Monticello
And Monroe’s Ash Lawn-Highland

Thursday, November 21st, 2013
by on Living Around

Leaving extremely early to find parking and catch the shuttle seemed a small pay off to view Monticello, one of the most revered antebellum plantations

CONTINUE READING »

amanda_foreman-_344v4

Woman Around Town: Amanda Foreman—
British View of the Civil War

Monday, July 11th, 2011
by on Woman Around Town

This year as we mark the 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War, there’s no better place to get a fresh perspective

CONTINUE READING »

VABombayPalaceLentilBalls

The Spice Is Right at the Varli Food Festival

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011
by on Dining Around

Like a baby learning to use its legs for the first time trying to walk—unsteady, unsure of itself and a bit on the wobbly side—the

CONTINUE READING »

2462-512x314

Mary Wittenberg –
Marathon Mandate

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009
by on Woman Around Town

“People know us for the marathon,” said Mary Wittenberg, President and CEO of the New York Road Runners, “but we are 365 days a year

CONTINUE READING »