Category Archives: Tangier Island

Recipes from the Island

In it’s 4th printing – A collection of favorite recipes from local Tangier men and women and those out-of-towners who have become like family. When Tangier Island Health Center colleagues Cindy Parks, Cindy Wheatley, and Anna Parks decided on a … Continue reading

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More information

To learn more about Tangier Island and its people please view the following articles: – Tangier Island: Experience the Waterman’s Life – Tangier Island: If you go – Tangier Island: Official website – Tangier Islanders Retain Unique Dialect – Tangier … Continue reading

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10 Places to See in Virginia

Just a Natural Playground Richmond Times-Dispatch June 25, 2007 Growing up on a vanishing wisp of land in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay has its advantages. “Get up in the morning, go out, rove the seashores or go out … Continue reading

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A Waterman’s Life

The Chesapeake Bay sustains Tangier Island mayor and waterman – James Eskridge, Jr.  It’s his history, his living, and – as he tells it – the only future he wants. Click here to view clip from National Geographic magazine:  A … Continue reading

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