As fewer locals step up to work the oysters of the Chesapeake, a cultural link is slowly breaking.
In his latest book, Chesapeake Requiem: A Year with the Watermen of Vanishing Tangier Island, Earl Swift offers a poignant portrait of Tangier Island from within.
Since it opened in 2014, Christine, the owner and master distiller, has produced craft-made vodka, gin and whiskeys that have won more than a dozen international awards in a traditionally male-dominated industry.
Stephanie G. Adams is the first woman and the first minority to serve as Old Dominion University’s Dean of the Frank Batten College of Engineering and Technology.
One of the East Coast’s few remaining tide mills sits at the edge of a pastoral estate in Mathews County.
Back when she founded the show in 1996 there was only the guest in front of her, the phone, and the producer chirping in her ear.