Sharon Hernes Silverman

Sharon Hernes Silverman has written about destinations from London to Hawaii, but her favorite place to cover is her native Pennsylvania. The author of Brandywine Valley: The Informed Traveler's Guide, four other guidebooks, and hundreds of newspaper and magazine articles, she was Maryland Magazine's "At the Inn" columnist for several years. Sharon received a Hawaii Visitors Bureau travel writing award for her Denver Post article about Niihau. Sharon is also a noted craft author, instructor, and crochet designer; her fourth crochet book will be published in early 2011. She lives in West Chester, Pennsylvania.


Sharon Hernes Silverman's Articles

  • Eating By The Numbers

    Eating By The Numbers

    Twelves Grill & Café

    It's easy to guess what Tim and Kristin Smith's lucky number is. The husband-and-wife team own and operate Twelves Grill & Café…
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  • Fresh Air And Fine Fare

    Fresh Air And Fine Fare

    Savor the scents

    Inhale deeply, dining public: Pennsylvania has finally caught up with neighboring states to enact a law that bans smoking in restaurants. Now…
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  • MMMMain Line

    MMMMain Line

    Want to get rich? Stand at the entrance to the second-floor dining room at Maia Restaurant and Market, smoke-free) and collect a…
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  • Whistler Hums With Summertime Fun

    Whistler Hums With Summertime Fun

    A resort for all seasons

    Call me Goldilocks. When it comes to vacation destinations, I"m as particular as that fairy tale gal. So, after successive summer trips…
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  • A Natural History

    A Natural History

    In early 2007, the Delaware Museum of Natural History was poised for success in terms of attendance, programming, finances, and education. A…
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  • Spinoff City

    Spinoff City

    Expansion can be sweet

    The essential question pondered by successful restaurateurs is as much Hamlet as omelet: To expand, or not to expand? Substantial opportunities for…
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