September 11

That Tuesday in September

They will ask us: “Where were you and what were you doing that day?” What concerns me is that no one will remember to describe the weather. We’ve seen the adjectives “clear skies” and “crisp,” even “a balmy ...
Shepherdstown Pedal & Paddle

Beyond the Bikes

Since 2007, Shepherdstown Pedal & Paddle has provided the region with a full-service bike, kayak, and canoe shop, while also providing sales, services, and rentals. About as conveniently located as it co...
Tim Hillegonds

Graduation

When someone was leaving rehab—we called it graduating—we would all gather in the great room for a goodbye ceremony. We would sit in a circle on dinged-up metal folding chairs, all of us a little too fidgety, a...