| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The sun has finally set on Sunrise Resort.
No matter what you knew the property as -- Ted Hilton's Hideaway, Frank Davis Resort or Sunrise Resort – the next time you visit the 144-acre property tucked into the hills along the Salmon River, it will...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:46 AM
EAST JORDAN — The city of East Jordan hopes a new project will appeal to the growing number of kayakers and canoers.
“We’ve received a 5,000 grant and were going to build rack for kayaks, canoes and bikes,” said Downtown...
| Sep 6, 2013
Sunday, Sept. 8
Beach fun The Mayo Beach Park Fun Day will be held 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the park, 4150 Honeysuckle Drive, Edgewater. Canoeing, kayaking and other water activities. Lifeguards will on be duty and picnics are welcome. Grilling, alcohol or...
| Sep 8, 2013
BUCKS COUNTY, PA. — Oscar Hammerstein II was in a slump. After co-authoring some of Broadway's biggest musicals of the 1920s, including "Showboat'', his work flopped in the 1930s. The lyricist and his wife, Dorothy, began to search for a country...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Mt. Olivet picnic
The Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church picnic 4 p.m., July 20. Dinner includes hot turkey sandwiches, mashed potatoes/gravy, side dish of applesauce or coleslaw. Beverages, ice cream and homemade desserts. Takeout dinners available....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 5:17 AM
In Ruth and Stephen Brede’s Petoskey home, Stephen Brede has dedicated a closet to canoeing and camping gear.
It makes sense. This week, Brede will set out to circumnavigate Lake Ontario — the fourth of five Great Lakes he’s circled...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:39 AM
An article in the Sept. 6, 1913, edition of The Argus eased concerns of a woman's well-being after a false report of boating accident.
The report in the Baltimore papers Monday that Miss Annette Chase of Eden Terrace, who is spending the summer at Pine...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Get out on the water and experience Connecticut's marshes while learning the basics of canoeing at the Connecticut Audubon Society Coastal Center in Milford. Canoe tours, which are suitable for kids ages 7 and up (accompanied by adult), will let you...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Wekiwa Springs State Park in Apopka is a fantastic place to view wildlife. The early bird gets the worm in this situation, since the deer are usually out early in the morning to forage for food.
If you arrive at the state park's main gate off Wekiwa...
| Sep 1, 2013
I plan to remember this year's vacation season with just two words: Never again.
Never again, that is, will I take all my technology along. The Internet has ruined summer vacations.
When I first visited my in-laws' cabin in Ontario's north woods 35...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:57 PM
First The New York Times; now the Canton Kayak Club?
The website for the group of urban paddling enthusiasts was the victim of an apparent hacking Wednesday and Thursday, bearing an image of a man on a horse with a spear and the messages "NO WAR!" and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Lynne Kylish has struck gold.
Not literally, but Kylish, the mom of three from New Jersey, thinks her family found vacation nirvana at the Whiteface Lodge (http://www.thewhitefacelodge.com) in Lake Placid, N.Y., (http://www.lakeplacid.com). And for a...