Posts from June 2015

Stay Local, Play Local: Fireworks for the Fourth!

June 30, 2015 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: June 26, 2018 12:13 PM

Our day of independence is almost at hand. Yes, July 4 th is a day when we, as Americans, come together to celebrate our independence and freedoms. It's a day that also falls during the height of summer. During these hot, muggy, and sometimes stormy days, we are always looking for ways to celebrate

Stay Local, Play Local: Snapping a Sensational C'ville Sunset

June 17, 2015 1:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: June 26, 2018 12:18 PM

Let's face it. Technology has turned us all into photographers. These days, nearly all of the latest gizmos and gadgets also double up as surprisingly effective and convenient cameras. These devices are capable of capturing anything and everything our hearts desire, from those pictures of our

Stay Local, Play Local: A Day of Sipping in Central Virginia

June 12, 2015 9:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: June 26, 2018 12:05 PM

As of this writing, summer may not have "officially" arrived, but for those living in central Virginia, we all know that's merely a technicality. Speaking of technicalities, as a meteorologist I can tell you that summer doesn't officially arrive until the sun is directly overhead at the Tropic of