| Apr 25, 2015
Sooner or later, as canoeists paddle their way down the lazy Wekiva River through its miles of mossy oaks, ferns, gators and palms, they'll come upon one of Seminole County's quirkiest sites.
And they'll look up and wonder: Where the heck does that thing...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 11:43 AM
Here's a crazy tale of how a South Florida entrepreneur ended up sponsoring two Chinese officials in the Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament in the Bahamas this weekend.
And it all starts with an art student catching a big mahi-mahi in a small kayak off...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 6:52 AM
Almost 60 watercraft took part in the Hockanum River Canoe and Kayak Race on Easter morning April 5.
The water was high and fast, which made the race more challenging, as did the relatively cool temperatures. The race began in Vernon and mostly...
| Apr 24, 2015
Annapolis resident Annabel Thompson, 17, has always been a step ahead of the crowd.
As a little girl, she took a test to attend first grade at The Key School. She was immediately promoted to second grade.
So, though she skipped first grade, Annabel is...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 4:15 PM
Of all things to do on Earth Day, how about inviting your boss's, boss's, boss's boss for a paddle down the Wekiva River?
Just. Don't. Tip. The. Boat. Over.
There were plenty of ways to pay tribute to Wednesday's 45th Earth Day, including 70 vendors...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 5:37 AM
Participants at the 18th annual Welcome to the Woods event Saturday at Seminole Forest Wildlife Management Area in Lake County will be exposed to a diversity of outdoors experiences.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Florida...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 4:44 PM
There was a long to-do list on my desk at work.
There was an even longer list taped to the home refrigerator.
I played hooky from it all.
On a Friday morning in the early morning darkness of pre-day, I quietly closed the front door of the house and...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 5:07 PM
Dan Kunkle, the founder and executive director of Lehigh Gap Nature Center in Slatington, was surprised on April 11 when members of the Allentown Hiking Club showed up during a work day on the property to present him with an award.
Kunkle received the...
| Apr 25, 2015
It's summer. It's beach season. But where to go for the sun and the sand? Whether you're a newbie to the area or a longtime resident in search of fresh ideas, there's a beach for you.
THE WHOLE CLAN
Where: The Wildwoods, N.J.
Stay: A family beach...
| Mar 26, 2015
Is that cloying Disney tune "It’s a Small World" banging around endlessly in your cranium?
Here in Lake County, we can help you.
We also can assist if you’re feeling the urge to smother Harry Potter with his invisibility cloak and turn...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 10:40 PM
Monday, Feb. 23: Mike Helfrich, the Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper, will speak about the river and the Conowingo Dam at the monthly meeting of the Perry Hall Chapter of Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association beginning at 7:30 p.m....