| Jul 23, 2014
| 11:50 AM
While many parents worry about their children’s safety around swimming pools, as they should and need to do, drowning incidents can also occur in natural bodies of water. Safety precautions need to be taken around all water environments. According...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Disney Cruise Line has been sailing to Alaska for several years, but 2014 will bring a new nine-night cruise that calls on Sitka, Alaska.
Today, Disney Cruise Line Port Adventures Manager Arnaldo Zanonato announced details of some of the port...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
While those who live in and around Maryland know something about the water-based diversions in the Free State, chances are they haven’t explored a fraction of what there is to see and do—especially in summer, when tubing, kayaking and...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Anne Arundel County officially opened a new water access point Wednesday in Shady Side, an offshoot of a citizen-led effort to increase public access to bodies of water.
More than 70 residents and county officials attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony at...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:22 PM
GLASTONBURY — With the second phase of the Riverfront Park expected to open in mid-September, the town council Tuesday set the fees to launch and store boats there, and also to rent the boathouse.
Noting that there won't be much of the boating...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:56 PM
If you're gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, where's a good place to find like-minded folks? That's easy: Sports groups. Central Florida boasts ones for all interests. Want to run or walk? Orlando Front Runners & Walkers meets three times a week at...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:34 AM
A Japanese artist who made figures of Lady Gaga and a kayak modeled on her vagina said on Wednesday from jail she was "outraged" by her arrest and vowed a court fight against obscenity charges.
Megumi Igarashi, 42, says she was challenging a culture of...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Surf should have been up along Hampton’s Mill Point Park this weekend. Unfortunately, the surf likely will be a little too rough for the city to host a paddleboard series Saturday.
Organizers on Wednesday postponed the Ku’ono Paddle Series,...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Shopping for Mother’s Day for moms who like the outdoors and golf is easy when you give them gifts that make them look good and help them have more fun.
Outfit mom with apparel from Puma Golf and she’ll look and feel good from head to toe....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The four main islands of Channel Islands National Park (www.nps.gov/chis) are as close as 13 miles off Ventura County's coast, yet neither my husband, Michael, nor I had been there. In May, we decided to check out Santa Cruz, the largest island, for a...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:59 PM
So you're ready to paddle the Wekiva River, but where to rent a canoe or kayak? And what else is there to do? Here are four options. Click the name of each location for its website:
Wekiwa Springs State Park: The park concession rents canoes or single...