“Lucky 7” Charity Gala Celebrating Seven Years of Serving Individuals with Special Needs

November 19, 2018 | Courtesy of Sprout Therapeutic Riding and Education Center Therapeutic Riding and…

The field following the hounds.
Opening day for Snickersville Hounds

Photos by Joanne Maisano The chilly weather arrived right on time for the kick off…

Discover “Virginia’s Best-Kept Secret” Lake of the Woods.

Discover “Virginia’s Best-Kept Secret” Lake of the Woods. Enjoy Lakefront living in this beautiful one-level…

On the Hunt… the Equestrian Marries the Gypsy

By Summer Stanley

The Equestrian Marries the Gypsy… That’s the tagline for the new fashion brand, sigAshop, which just made its debut this year. Juxtaposing country girl style with indie-rock and beach bohemian, co-founders/designers and Virginia hunt country natives, Jennifer Gray Calcagno and Brittany Hartz arebringing an edge to tradition right in our backyards – and we’re enchanted.

Veramar Vineyard Offers Enhanced Tasting Program

by Brian Yost There is something a little different going on just across the mountains…

8 Fast Facts about Hugo Bar & Eatery

8 Fast Facts about Hugo Bar & Eatery, Purcellville’s new cocktail lounge (opened in May)

On the Hunt… for Everything Mint Julep!

By Summer Stanley

At long last, springtime in Virginia comes breezing in through open windows, riding on the scent of azaleas, magnolias, peonies and honeysuckle, and I find myself craving the kind of southern comfort that most would associate with derby fever. However, for me, Mint Juleps are warm weather refreshments to be enjoyed long after the “run for the roses” is over.

On the Hunt… For Side Saddle Attire

By Summer Stanley

Imagine Lady Mary sitting on her horse appearing refined, graceful and elegantly dressed for the occasion. We love her, we hate her, but mostly we adore her polished looks. Last month, Downton Abbey fans said goodbye to a show in which our longings for a stylishly poised era were more than fulfilled.

Virginia Wine Summit comes to Middleburg

by Len Shapiro

Loudoun County again will be a destination for wine experts when the Virginia Wine Summit comes to the Salamander Resort and Spa in Middleburg this spring.


Creative Juices Flowing in Marshall Shop

by Sophie Schepps

Dustin Aliff finds himself completely consumed with creativity on a daily basis. After spending his working daytime hours repairing antique oriental rugs with his father David at David’s Oriental Rugs in Marshall, he shifts to music, poetry, and painting in the evenings.

As a high school student at Liberty High School in the mid-1990s, Aliff suffered from seizures, fainting spells and terrible migraines. After several hospital visits, he found relief from the same doctor who performed surgery on the late Christopher Reeve.