Well…. you may not actually be having coffee with Diane, but you’ll be enjoying yours from a special Today’s 101.9 Diane Lyn limited-edition coffee mug. It’s included in the great-looking coffee gift basket you could [...]
The Chesapeake Bay Trust needs your votes to name that famous blue crab that can be seen on their Treasure the Chesapeake license plates. Over 1,000 names were submitted, now it’s down to 3.
I found a lovely, historic resort called Wentworth by the Sea. It is one of New Hampshire’s surviving Gilded Age grand hotels, and the last located on the coast. What makes this place so special? Is it haunted? Read the story and see the photo gallery.
Baltimore’s skyline all lit up, what’s new?
Another gem I experienced while vacationing in Portsmouth NH, Strawberry Banke. It opened for vistors in 1965. So why do people visit Strawberry Banke? Also see my photo gallery here… In 1623, English explorers chose [...]
Kevin Spacey’s series, “House Of Cards” is filming today. Where can you get a glimpse?
I bought this lovely treasure made in Maine. My purse is called a Maine Bait Bag. What are they made from?
On my vacation, I discovered this fascinating piece of history, The Portsmouth Naval Prison in Kittery Maine. Known as the “Alcatraz of the East”, this historic institution, perched on a rocky cliff in Maine. In 1908, the first Naval prisoners arrived and incarcerated for their war/military crimes. Portsmouth Naval Prison has a lot of Hollywood history. Movies were modeled after the structure. Many mentioned the institution in film. A list stars where in the prison! Humphrey Bogart and Steve Mc Queen have stories…
(Photo credits: Diane Lyn Travel Gal)
The lighthouses of the Northeast are stunning, historic and lifesaving. Here’s a photo gallery of the most popular in Maine and NH.
After its military use in World War II, the lighthouse became a private residences. In 1971 it was purchased by a famous actress and her actor husband for $28,000.