| Apr 28, 2011
| 10:32 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — When driving down Newport Boulevard toward Lido Marina Village, the bright white finish off hundreds of yachts beckons for a closer look.
If you're up for getting a glimpse at how accommodating life on the water can be, or you have...
| May 13, 2011
| 11:10 AM
Breathtaking sunsets, sweet salt air, boardwalk confections and fun in the sun — Ocean City has it all.
Long regarded by those in the know as a best bet when it comes to taking the family to the beach, Ocean City, recently received the...
| May 12, 2011
| 8:53 PM
With a storm blowing in from the west, Mary Kovats looked east over Lake Michigan, counting the boats as they came in to Montrose Harbor.
One. Two. Soon five, maybe six came back.
But not her husband’s.
Peter Kovats was celebrating his 62nd...
| Jun 4, 2011
| 7:16 AM
| Jun 24, 2011
| 4:48 PM
A 14-year-old Annapolis sailing student who died during lessons in the Severn River was remembered Friday as a much-loved teenager who enjoyed sailing with her family and playing soccer on a high school team.
Investigators said Olivia Constants was...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Since she was a kid, Caitlin Barry has been watching the Fourth of July fireworks from the same place: the middle of Annapolis harbor.
"We do it every year," said the 26-year-old Annapolitan. "My brothers and I come back from wherever we are and go out...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:20 PM
Sailors and boating enthusiasts crowded Chicago’s harbors today for the Chicago Yacht Club’s Race to Mackinac, where 355 boats began racing to Michigan’s Mackinac Island.
In its 103rd year, the oldest freshwater race in the world drew...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 5:43 PM
When the captain of a Chicago Water Taxi headed for Chinatown from downtown this morning saw a small wave near a riverwall, she did a double-take.
“I said, ‘Is that a person in the water?’” said Ragna Russo, captain of the...
| Jul 25, 2011
With his flight delayed by wind and driving rain, Brunswick Corp. Chief Executive Dustan McCoy stood just inside a hangar at Waukegan Regional Airport and watched a tiny Cessna trying to land. The pilot finally touched down on his third try.
"I've got to...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 2:50 PM
Jayne Miller, WBAL-TV's investigative reporter, delights in exploring environments foreign to her. An ardent traveler, she has been dazzled by the likes of East Africa, Turkey and the wild Western United States.
But asked to cite her favorite travel...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The following is from the City Council meeting of Aug. 16.
Recognition of lifeguards
Three lifeguards were honored for the rescue of passengers and a pet from a powerless motorboat and keeping the drifting boat from crashing onto Aliso Beach, a...