No Need To Drive To The Beach For Great Food And A Beach Atmosphere – It’s Here

Not everyone has an opportunity or cares that much about driving to the beach, wherever that is for you. Eating out at the local restaurants is part of the fun of going to the beach, however. What about off-season when you're dying for some fresh shrimp or you love crab legs and seafood in general? … Continue reading No Need To Drive To The Beach For Great Food And A Beach Atmosphere – It’s Here

The Boys of Summer Play Baseball at Stith-Talbert Park

Stith-Talbert Park I saw Stith - Talbert Park for the first time on the 3rd day of September. It would have been a perfect time for people to head to the park for a ballgame. The heat was still intense but one could hope that the shadows of the early evening might bring relief. On … Continue reading The Boys of Summer Play Baseball at Stith-Talbert Park

Welcome to Washington Street Grille – A NEW Downtown Restaurant to Love – PART 2

You too can put your hand on the beautiful old brick at the Washington Street Grille. In fact, I insist. Show others what they are missing, help them look up and SEE what is going on around them. Besides the ambiance the preservation of this architectural building provides, there must be good food. At the WSG, … Continue reading Welcome to Washington Street Grille – A NEW Downtown Restaurant to Love – PART 2

Welcome to Washington Street Grille – A NEW Downtown Restaurant to Love

 110 N. Washington Street Around the corner from Prime Smokehouse Steps away from the new Edgecombe Community College Building It starts with a dream, a vision of what is possible if you renovate a beautiful old building, give it a new life and a reason to carry on. In this case, Garland Clark was the … Continue reading Welcome to Washington Street Grille – A NEW Downtown Restaurant to Love

Available at Preservation Rocky Mount Architectural Salvage Store – IDEAS: recycle old salvage windows and doors

INSPIRATION  Standing in the PRM Architectural Salvage Store you ask yourself, "What can be done with all these great windows?" "Look at these wonderful old doors." I will let these images, found on Pinterest, speak for themselves and serve as your inspiration. Which of these projects is your favorite? Leave a comment below. You can … Continue reading Available at Preservation Rocky Mount Architectural Salvage Store – IDEAS: recycle old salvage windows and doors

Architectural Salvage – For Preservationists, Tinkers and Gardeners

I “You must learn how to extract things of value out of things that seem totally worthless.” Pastor Adelaja Sunday What the heck is the Preservation Architectural Salvage Store? It sells historic and reclaimed architectural features. Items are donated to the store and sold at a reduced and affordable price. Many items are sourced from homes … Continue reading Architectural Salvage – For Preservationists, Tinkers and Gardeners