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Approaching Full Bloom

Almost there. The sunflowers at McKee-Beshers Wildlife Management Area are approaching full bloom.   The sunflowers at the main sunflower field are starting to bloom. Full bloom is probably by the end of the week.   Although a few sunflowers are at full bloom already,...

Sleep on It!

If you want to buy a house or automobile or go to school, many people finance these transactions because they do not have the cash to pay for the entire amount. How about a bed? No problem! You can get 72 month financing from Mattress Firm.   Mattress Firm is a...

Lewinsky’s on Clinton

Opened in 2014, Lewinsky's on Clinton is a gastropub on Clinton Street. The owners of this establishment presumably wanted to give the pub a memorable name. So how are these names related?   Between 1995 and 1996, President Bill Clinton had an extramarital affair with...

Turkey Point Light

Built by John Donahoo in 1833, Turkey Point Light overs the Elk River's mouth with the Chesapeake Bay. Although Turkey Point Light is only 35 feet tall, it is the third tallest light along the Chesapeake Bay since it sits on a 100 foot bluff.   Turkey Point Light is...

President Buchanan’s Burial Place

James Buchanan was the 15th President of the United States. He was a one term President and served from March 4, 1857 to March 4, 1861. Before Buchanan became President, he was a U.S. Congressman, U.S. Senator, Ambassador, and Secretary of State.   President Buchanan...

Sherwood Gardens

Created in the 1920s by John Sherwood, Sherwood Gardens is a six acre public garden known for its tulips.   After Sherwood's death in 1965, the Guilford Association took over the gardens. Although the main attraction is undoubtedly the tulips, there are other spring...

Tolliver Falls

Toliver Run is a stream that begins just outside Swallow Falls State Park. Tolliver Falls is about 200 feet before Toliver Run meets the Youghiogheny River in the park.   The water drops about six feet at Tolliver Falls. Although Tolliver Falls is the smallest of the...

Lower Swallow Falls

Lower Swallow Falls is one of the four waterfalls at Swallow Falls State Park. It is on the Youghiogheny River.   At Lower Swallow Falls the Youghiogheny River drops about eight feet.   Make sure you also check out Muddy Creek Falls, Upper Swallow Falls, and Tolliver...

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