Author: Derek Page

Nine Best Halloween Attractions in Coastal Virginia

Nightmare Mansion One of the country’s top 10 rated haunted attractions, the Nightmare Mansion is a walk-through haunted house located on the resort strip of Virginia Beach. Complete with live actors, the five to 10 minute tour of terror may…

Cheat Sheet: October 12-13: Weekend Roundup

Dozens killed in Iraq bombings A series of car and roadside bombings killed at least 44 people in Iraq on Sunday and wounded more than 140 others, police officials told CNN. The most devastating attack occurred in Kut when two…

Cheat Sheet: October 11, 2013

OPCW awarded Nobel Peace Prize The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize or helping eliminate Syria’s stockpile of poison gas. The international chemical weapons watchdog was awarded by the prize committee in Oslo,…

Cheat Sheet: September 21-22: Weekend Roundup

Islamist militants attack mall in Nairobi Terrorists of Somalia-based Al-Shabaab attacked a shopping mall in Nairobi, Kenya with automatic weapons on Friday killing 62 and injuring 115 people. Kenyan forces assaulted the terrorists in Nairobi’s Westgate Shopping Mall Monday afternoon,…

Bath County Getaway

Wander west this weekend to Bath County, Virginia  where you can stay at the historic Omni Homestead Resort in the quaint town of Hot Springs. Go hiking through the Allegheny Mountains of the Shenandoah or relax in the hot springs…

Cheat Sheet: September 16, 2013

Shooting Rampage at Washington Navy Yard A shooting at the Washington Navy yard left at least 12 dead and others injured Monday morning. As of 2 p.m. ET, one suspect is dead, but two others may still be at large.…