| Nov 7, 2011
| 9:12 AM
Remember last week when the teams carried their beds into a remote Malawi village? They then slept in private huts. Enjoy this moment from Ernie: "Home sweet home. Got my mosquito netting, just like at home. Got my straw roof, just like at home."...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Terry Hutchinson was taught a long time ago to be resilient, to be able to adjust to the shifting winds on the sea or, for that matter, in life.
It helped Hutchinson, who grew up in Annapolis and still has a home there, move up the ranks from crew...
| Jul 29, 2012
SEATTLE — Pike Place Market. The Space Needle. Pioneer Square. Check, check and check.
If you've hit these obvious Seattle destinations, you're not a newbie. But maybe you're not an insider either.
So, this 21-stop Seattle checklist is for you. It...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:52 PM
The large red, white and blue drum with the word "toys" lit in large, neon orange letters is hard to miss.
The distinctive metal sign is rusting, its paint chipping after some 50 years of being hung above the entrance of the Corona del Mar storefront....
| Jul 31, 2012
| 5:21 PM
The matriarch of one of Newport Harbor's legendary maritime families has died.
Lido Isle resident Betty Schock, who started the Schock boat-building and sales company with her husband, W.D. "Bill" Schock, in 1946 died July 23. She was 91.
On any given...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:05 AM
Fishing has always been big in Ocean City. In its simplest form, it is the ultimate way to do something without really doing anything.
There are also some pretty skilled anglers in O.C., like those joining next week's annual White Marlin Open (Aug. 6-10)...
| Aug 31, 2012
Look at the official state transportation map and down in the lower right hand corner near the Rhode Island border is a patch of property identified as the Barn Island Wildlife Management Area.
Not a grabber of a name, especially considering what it...
| Sep 4, 2012
One of the great summer pleasures that comes with living in Maryland is the opportunity to get on a boat and paddle, motor or sail your way around the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries. Few places in the U.S. are better suited for boating, and the state'...
| Sep 3, 2012
| 1:33 PM
One of Hollywood's favorite pretty boys had things turn ugly for him on Long Island last night.
Russell Crowe is playing "Noah" and currently filming it in Upper Brookville on Long Island and decided to kayak with a buddy from the movie set yesterday...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:03 PM
This Labor Day weekend I climbed aboard my 1983 Schwinn Traveler bicycle and set out on a different type of harbor cruise.
Words that came to mind on this hot summer day, as I pedaled from Huntington Beach to Newport, were working waterfront facilities,...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Rick Carrion has never met Lin and Larry Pardey, but the retired high school science teacher from Cecil County and the couple who met in California and have spent the past six decades not staying put share a special passion for sailing in general and...