29 Press Play Classic tunes of summer to go along with any of your plans.
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36 Rick Hurley: At The Top Of His Game New UMW president Rick Hurley doesn’t have a Ph.D., but he knows the university and its people.
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40 Full Ski Ahead!
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Skiing on one leg, skyrocketing off of waves, forming a human pyramid at high speeds—the Lake of the Woods Water Ski Club is putting fun and family back into sports.
25 Chillin’ time and the living is
51 R eview
9 P otluck
Battle of the Condiments
easy. Can we get an extension on summer this year?
10 T rends
Energy drinks are so yesterday. Today’s market is blanketed by beverages built to de-stress.
Crabs and beer and river views just a short drive from town
52 C HEERS
27 Letterboxing brings adventure
54 c ome & get it
River Safety checklist, Discount dining with Restaurant.com
55 F oodie Profile
Saving big by going green
10 B its&Pieces 12 ECO 411
14 B EST OF
Dog days of summer
16 A RE WE THERE YET?
Day trip to historic Jamestown
18 H UMOR
Summer Jobs Gone Wrong
Around Town 21 A round Town
C al Ripken Sr. Foundation
22 O ne ON ONE
For More Than 30 Years, Private Investigator John Lopes Has Tracked Bad Guys
to the average summer
Enjoy a different twist on BLT with our Cornbread Panzanella.
47 m usic
Drema Apperson found her true calling when she traded her business suits for a chef’s jacket.
48 w riter’s block
59 Cardboard Boat Regatta,
45 A RT
PONSHOP Elby Brass damaging the nerd image of marching bands.
Serving up summer’s best reads.
49 P LAYLIST
Music’s summer releases
Out&About Battlefield Tours, Save Our Food Festival and much more.
Cul-de-sac 64 Summer would shine if adults could loan their jobs to cash-hungry kids.
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