| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Sure, it costs nothing except the gas to drive stunning Highway 1 between San Simeon and Carmel, but hold on to your wallet if you want to stay in Big Sur. Accommodations aren't plentiful — and they can be pricey. Post Ranch Inn, for instance, can...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Three Central California parks this month will hold free walks and talks to showcase their history as whaling points, pioneer settlements and public lands.
It's a special year for California State Parks. The agency, which oversees more than 150 parks,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:07 AM
Marine biologists have confirmed that a teenager was bitten by a shark at Cape Henlopen State Park in Delaware on Monday, and officials said the boy had to get about 25 stitches to close the wound on his arm.
The 16-year-old boy, who was not identified,...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Water rescue teams pulled two people out of the Susquehanna River near Conowingo Dam after reports of a missing kayaker early afternoon on Memorial Day.
Rescue personnel and watercraft were staged along the river south of the dam near the Rock Run...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Stand-up paddleboarding might have a clunky name, but the sport has a passionate following that's growing in the Baltimore area.
In September, more than 100 people gathered at Gunpowder State Park's Hammerman Beach in Middle River to participate in...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 6:07 AM
Marine biologists have confirmed that a teenager was bitten by a shark at Cape Henlopen State Park on Monday, and officials said the boy had to get about 25 stitches to close the wound on his arm.
The 16-year-old boy, who was not identified, was standing...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 5:35 PM
With the skies threatening bad weather, Kevin Spahr considered whether he and two of his five children should return home early from their weekend camping trip, but his 10-year-old daughter Allison asked to stay until Monday as planned.
Hours later, the...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:54 AM
Horseshoe Crab and Shorebird Festival. Pay tribute to the natural wonders of Delaware Bay – the horseshoe crbas and migrating shorebirds – at this festival on May 24 at Milton Memorial Park. Visitors can take boat rides, join a scavenger...
| Jun 8, 2014
— The Flynns are weary of bright lights that flood their bedroom each night from a sand mine next door. A second neighboring mine is in the works, and yet another nearby field has just been sold for mining as well.
"I always thought when I died I'...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:47 PM
Kiribati will prohibit commercial fishing in a swath of ocean that is a major spawning ground for tuna, the Pacific island nation’s president said this week, not long before President Obama announced U.S. plans to protect top marine areas and...
| May 20, 2014
You can do more than just grill burgers and hot dogs this holiday.
Memorial Day is Monday, and while we honor those who served and gave their lives for our country and way of life, we also use the holiday as the unofficial start to the summer season....