| May 20, 2013
| 4:13 AM
Another messy love triangle.
This time it looks like early boater got the first worm.
A Stock Island man told deputies a man he only knows as 'Worm' went by his boat on a dinghy in Boca Chica Channel on Saturday morn while yelling profanities to him....
| May 23, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Every so often, I find a favorable wind shift and pull a rabbit out of my hat. This last weekend, it was my turn to get lucky and win the 2013 Lorin Weiss Series sailed in Harbor 20s out of the Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club. Lorin Weiss was a very good...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:14 AM
Participating in youth sports can be a deep passion for families, but it also appears to be taking a toll on young athletes. Parents, if you've played chauffeur, calendar coordinator and cheerleading squad for your kids, you know how taxing their athletic...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 9:49 AM
I've never had a good relationship with the sea, or really any large body of water where I could drown.
But then I heard about the Moonlight Kayaking tours offered at the Newport Aquatic Center in Newport Beach.
I can't tread water, but at 23 I...
| Oct 16, 2012
How do you keep spouses and kids happy at the boat show? You go where you know they'll see things that they like.
If you're serious about buying a boat, but they're not interested in the process, leave the negotiations for another day. You and the family...
| Oct 16, 2012
The best thing about the boat show for someone serious about buying a boat is the opportunity to comparison shop.
Imagine being able to go car shopping and being able to check out three different makes of automobile in one dealer's showroom. That's the...
| Oct 16, 2012
You love being on the water, but your partner would rather be somewhere else. Should the two of you go to the boat show together?
Of course you should.
Your partner might not care about boats, but it's fun to take in the sights and people-watch. And...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 6:44 PM
Except for the gang of giddy men and women covered in skulls-and-crossbones and sipping from cups of rum in the corner, the Rum Bar at Panama Hattie’s looks like any other tropical-themed watering hole. Typically, this group can be found wearing...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:50 AM
Three quarters of the world's surface is water, but nearly all of our vacations are based on land. It stands to reason that we must be missing out.
Luckily there are some fantastic ways to see the wet face of the planet.
1. Explore the pristine coves of...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:40 AM
The hour is 11:30 on this Saturday night aboard the American Queen, somewhere south of Natchez, Miss. The dance floor in the Grand Saloon is deserted, and a lone man sits in the 24-hour Front Porch lounge, reading a paperback novel. The evening's...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 5:46 AM
LAKE CHELAN, Wash. - Here are three games you can play on a half-day outing aboard a rented motorboat as you explore this fjordlike lake, one of Washington's favorite spots for sun fun:
-Barbie's Dream House: Which classic lakefront cottage - or which...