| 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...
| 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...
| May 24, 2012
| 10:27 AM
Tips to Help You Get Off the Dock:
Ask the right questions
When thinking about what is the best boat for you and your family, start by asking: "What do I want to do on my boat?" "Who's coming with me?" and "Where do I want to go?" The...
| May 24, 2012
| 6:45 AM
The weekend is so close you can taste it.
If you're headed east to the Atlantic, take a look at our guide to 100 Best Beach Eats, which covers Ocean City, West Ocean City and Delaware towns stretching from Fenwick Island to Lewes.
It might be hard to...
| May 24, 2012
| 11:10 AM
The algae blooms fouling Baltimore area waters apparently have claimed more victims, as more dead fish have been spotted floating in the Inner Harbor and washing ashore at Fort McHenry just south of downtown.
Investigators with the Maryland Department of...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 5:12 PM
A Los Angeles radio host’s “cash mob” held Tuesday at Toy Boat Toy Boat Toy Boat drew hundreds of shoppers to the store, which had been in danger of closing at the end of business Tuesday because of financial pressures.
| Aug 4, 2012
| 6:40 PM
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has added Lake Lewisville and Lake Ray Roberts to its emergency order in an effort to conrol the spread of zebra mussels. This means that boaters must drain all sources of water from their boats before they leave...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Even though Stockton declared bankruptcy, the city is looking at ways to boost the economy.
One of the biggest potential revenue generators for Stockton is its downtown marina.
“When you have a waterfront like this and a nice marina, (people)...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 5:19 AM
"He went to the cellar, to draw a little beer; And quickly did return, to say there was none there." -- "Blue Bell Boy," traditional nursery rhyme
"Blue Bell Boy" is a stripped-down, brilliant episode of "Boardwalk Empire." Outside of Nucky's immediate...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
The waters in Newport Harbor are bubbling with the Newport Beach City Council's desire to raise the rates for a tideland fee for commercial operations, which you can expect will be expanded to the residential properties.
Officials say the increase...