May 24, 2017

On any given night on Main Street in downtown Winterville, you will smell the fresh aromas of grilled shrimp, Old Bay seasoning and steamed oysters. If you are in the mood for fresh seafood and great service, then head over to local favorite Wimpie’s Steam Bar & Grill.

Owners Scott and…

A New Jersey sparkler steals the show at winemakers' event

May 24, 2017

Gather winemakers from 12 wineries in five states along with a few wine writers to taste through two dozen wines and — well, it’s not exactly a party. But I can say that it’s a lot of fun, and it’s educational.

The scene was the barrel room at Waltz Vineyards, in Lancaster…

'Daniel Fast' offers benefits

May 24, 2017

Q I have just joined a church where the pastor encourages members to do a 21-day Daniel Fast. Is it healthy? — G.J., Greenville

A Fasting for religious and other reasons is quite popular these days. There can be some benefits but also potential harm. Fasting can mean either part of total…

Fatherzilla of the bride

May 24, 2017

Q This past weekend, my boyfriend proposed to me while we were in New England on a trip! We are both in our 30s.

On the way back home, we stayed overnight at my parents’ home. Over dinner, my father came to both of us to talk about his vision for the wedding — the most convenient…