Onancock announces the 2016 Annual Ker Art Festival
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Onancock announces the 2016 Annual Ker Art Festival

The Eastern Shore of Virginia Historical Society presents the Annual Ker Art Festival Friday and Saturday, September 9 and 10 on the lawn at beautiful historic Ker Place…

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Is Hang Gliding the perfect day trip? Probably.
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Is Hang Gliding the perfect day trip? Probably.

I made the trip to Virginia Hang Gliding in just under an hour. I was visiting the airfield as part of my whirlwind tour of the Eastern Shore of…

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Assateague Pony origins are easily traceable
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Assateague Pony origins are easily traceable

The origin of the Assateague ponies has always been portrayed as an unsolvable mystery. What is always mentioned is a legend that they swam ashore from a shipwreck…

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Five Real-Life Pokémon you can find on the Eastern Shore
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Five Real-Life Pokémon you can find on the Eastern Shore

Pokémon GO has captivated a large audience, and not even Chincoteague Bay Field Station is immune. In case you’ve been living under a rock (or a Geodude), Pokémon…

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Chincoteague Bay Field Station wins $91,000 EPA grant
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Chincoteague Bay Field Station wins $91,000 EPA grant

Chincoteague Bay Field Station (CBFS) is pleased to announce that it has received a $91,000 grant from the Environmental Protection Agency’s Local Environmental Education initiative.  These funds will…

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This Farm to Table Dinner Will Make Your Mouth Water
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This Farm to Table Dinner Will Make Your Mouth Water

  From onions to oysters, and from clams to coffee, Eastern Shore farmers, growers, and roasters provide a variety of delicious goods to please the palette. On August…

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A Trek through Chincoteague’s Taxa
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A Trek through Chincoteague’s Taxa

Taxa are the many different groups biologists use to classify living things. Some are large – like Animalia, the animal kingdom – and others are smaller – like…

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Chincoteague Bay Field Station participates in fundraiser
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Chincoteague Bay Field Station participates in fundraiser

Chincoteague Bay Field Station will participate in the peninsula-wide giving day “Give Local 757” this Tuesday, May 3.  More than 150 non-profits in the 757 area code will…

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The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center lights up the night sky.
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The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center lights up the night sky.

The NASA Wallops Flight Facility Visitor Center will be hosting the last night of the Winter Astronomy Series this Friday, March 18 from 7 to 10 p.m. The…

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