| 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)
May 2: Jazz Friday at Foosaner Museum...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:11 AM
In a sleepy town like Flagler Beach, tourists may wonder what to do. Despite the quiet, quaint nature of Flagler Beach, visitors can find plenty to do within the city’s limit. Once you’re done spending a lazy day on the shore, check out some...
| Aug 13, 2013
Girls like guns, too, and there's a call out in the Lehigh Valley for a new women's group dedicated to the shooting sports.
A Girl and A Gun is the name of a nationwide shooting sports initiative that has made its way to Allentown.
The two-year-old A...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:26 AM
PETOSKEY -- Libraries have served as anchors for many communities, giving members of the public a chance to interact as they seek out reading materials.
A movement emerging in the past few years is showing that libraries need not be full-size buildings...
| Aug 16, 2013
Tours of the Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse will be held at 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, Aug. 24, Sept. 14 and 28. Visitors can learn about how lighthouse keepers lived, other lighthouses on the Chesapeake Bay and how many are still...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:29 PM
The 10th annual Coleman Station Bluegrass Festival, 1144 Coleman Station Road, Friedens, July 26-27, in Friedens. Bluegrass music at its finest featuring national touring and regional bands. Friday’s entertainment is 4 to 10 p.m....
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:26 AM
MONROE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A sheriff's deputy rescued a 25-year-old man after his kayak capsized in a Monroe County rock quarry.
The Monroe County sheriff's office says Saturday that deputy Michael McClain was on an unrelated call about 8 p.m....
| Jul 14, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Every outdoorsman loves spending time on the water, but not everyone owns a boat.
That’s not a problem if you don’t mind spending a little money to rent one.
Boat rentals aren’t as prominent as they were years ago when I was boat-...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:00 AM
WALLOON LAKE -- More than 30 kayaks will congregate on Walloon Lake 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21, to paddle around the lake and raise funds for Camp Daggett.
The funds raised will go toward scholarships which allow youth to...