| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:55 PM
They're the questions that vex leisure travelers across regions, languages, origins and destinations: When will I find the best fare? Should I buy that plane ticket now or wait?
Websites are increasingly responding to these universal questions with...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 12:11 AM
SEELEY – In an effort to bring more awareness to the Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts of the Imperial Valley, community members were invited to attend the organization’s annual campout at Sunbeam Lake over the weekend.
Attendees had the...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:34 AM
It's "Amazing Race" time again!
It's been so long since we enjoyed Phil Keoghan and his eyebrow and his hats. The sight still takes my breath away, especially when he's staring at the water in Bora Bora. And I need some eye candy right now because...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 1:10 AM
California’s much-maligned and much-loved Salton Sea offered local elected officials an opportunity to experience what could be lost if the Salton Sea is not restored, when Assemblymen Ben Hueso and V. Manuel Pérez paddled out on kayaks on a sunny...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 3:32 AM
Mary Catterlin took a big cottonwood tree and chiseled until, three and a half years later, she had a dugout canoe. Then Catterlin and her best buddy, Amy Lukas -- both in their early 20s -- started to paddle that boat along the 1,638-mile perimeter of...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:25 PM
The Somerset County Maple Producers annual tree tapping ceremony 2 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Baer Brothers Maple Camp. Queen Maple LXI Hannah Taylor and this year’s maple princesses, Maple King Matthew Emerick will officially tap the maple...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 8:47 AM
FREDERICK SOUND, Alaska - "There's a whale right here, next to us!" whispered 15-year-old Will, leaning over the railing and frantically trying to focus his camera on the shiny black hump off the port side bow. "And there's another one, right there!" he...
| Feb 17, 2013
Even before the Civil War, Hampton's busy waterfront boasted many free blacks who made their living as pilots, fishermen and boatmen.
Living side by side with whites who worked in the same maritime trades, they included such figures as Revolutionary War...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 4:50 PM
The first whitewater releases from the Quemahoning reservoir are only weeks away and local paddling enthusiasts are expecting a banner year for boats on the Stonycreek River.
"It's going to be a big year," said Craig Rosage, president of the Benscreek...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Arthur Heming: Chronicler of the North
Through June 2, Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, (860) 434-5542, florencegriswoldmuseum.org
Long before Second City Television's Bob and Doug Mackenzie hoisted its banner, Arthur Heming (1870-...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Check out festivals and events in May across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Through May 19: Epcot International...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 1:49 PM
5000 Meter Classic
The Johnstown Christian School 30th annual 5000 Meter Classic at 9 a.m. May 11 at the school on soap Hollow Road, south of Johnstown off Route 403 at Tire Hill. Trophies, medals, ribbons awarded. Registration begins at 8 a.m. at the...