| Sep 21, 2012
It sat in a corner of my freezer for weeks, a reminder of my indecision. Or my lousy Spanish accent.
I'd flown to La Paz, Mexico, earlier this year for a fishing trip with a friend. We'd been hunting a few times before and had always made it a point to...
| 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...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 4:11 AM
The crazy is coming out early this season.
We're back for the 25th season of "Survivor." Really? 25th? That makes me feel old.
Anyways, the twist this year is they've brought back players who had to be removed from the game for medical reasons. When...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 12:28 PM
Heavy rain and strong winds continued to hit the Mat-Su Borough prompting many flood advisories and road closures, including an incident where 10 people were rescued in Wasilla early Thursday morning.
A flash flood swept through a neighborhood off of...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Though it's been a recreational sport since the mid-1800s, kayaking is currently enjoying a major moment in the sun — or shade, as the case may be.
The Baltimore region is home to dozens of kayaking clubs and groups, each full of friendly...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 11:40 AM
The maritime economy hasn't been shipshape in the city that calls itself "America's Sailing Capital."
The doldrums that becalmed the national powerboat and sailboat industry four years ago did not spare Annapolis — or the two boat shows that have...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 7:03 AM
Water levels are taking a plunge due to the drought, which is also taking a chunk out of business and summertime fun for people who call Morse Reservoir in Hamilton County one of their favorite water ways.
“It's never been like this before,”...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 12:58 PM
House renovation tips ...
1. Think about how you live and what you need to live comfortably in your space.
2. Create a detailed set of specifications that enable you get the same end product when you interview contractors and get bids.
| Jul 17, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Jim Knutson grew up in northeast South Dakota hearing stories about folks who dropped a canoe into nearby Lake Traverse and traveled all the way to the Hudson Bay and it was always something he intended to do.
Next May, the 66-year-old Veblen native will...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:39 PM
After six months of planning, the Somerset County 4H Exchange Club set out for its adventure to Douglas County, Colorado.
Fifteen teenagers and four chaperones participated. They traveled to the Quinn's house for a potluck dinner.
| Jul 21, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Kevin Marshall and Buddy Evans, like many cousins, are close. They keep in touch regularly and enjoy talking over a cup of coffee when they can get together.
The two, who have spent much of their lives on the Chesapeake Bay as watermen, even took their...