James Lee Burke and S. A. Cosby’s New Summer Chillers

Spine-tingling page-turners from a longtimer and a rising writer

Sporting Scene

Last of the Chesapeake Skipjacks

Meet the dedicated Maryland watermen keeping the last of these traditional boats afloat


Where Waterfowling Is a Family Affair

At a historic duck camp on the Chesapeake Bay, a family has made it its mission to introduce new hunters to waterfowling, while instilling a conservation ethic that will carry the next generation

Our Kind of Place

Ode to Chesapeake Bay

In praise of simple summers by the shore


The Return of Chesapeake Bay Scallops

Once wiped out from the Chesapeake, bay scallops are returning to area waters—and dinner plates

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Inside a Chesapeake Bay Garden

Explore the gardens of this Maryland estate


The Chesapeake’s Lost Flavors

Local chefs are rediscovering homegrown ingredients