| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:45 AM
If you're a Kayak user like me, you're always looking for new ways to use the travel search engine to find good deals.
Kayak this week revamped a tool that makes it easier to compare the price of airfare-hotel vacation packages from a variety of...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:42 PM
MOUNTAIN PINE RIDGE FOREST RESERVE, Belize — As Hummingbird Highway carves away from Belize's resort-laden sands, pavement dissolves into rutted dirt tracks and the dense jungle canopy starts to press in from all sides. The tallest buildings pushing...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:46 PM
When kids write about how they spent summer vacations at camp, those school reports typically don't include getting covered in grime while working on a railroad or plotting a grisly murder for a book. Those more novel experiences are some of what is...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Kayaks are coming to downtown Naperville this spring.
The Naperville Park District signed off on a deal Thursday with Naperville Kayak to offer rentals at the Paddleboat Quarry from May through September.
Rentals will cost $14 for a half hour, and...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 11:13 AM
The Kane County Coroner on Monday identified the Bloomington man who drowned after losing control of his kayak Saturday afternoon on the Fox River in Geneva.
The Kane County Coroner identified the man Monday as Dinesh Sudhakar-Uckoo, 26, and said the...
| Apr 30, 2014
If all goes according to plan Wednesday night, Robin Merrill's fundraiser at the Stranahan House should become a time warp to the early 1900s. That was when members of the Seminole tribe paddled along the banks of the New River in dugout canoes,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 8:07 AM
It’s no coincidence that the first part of the word “workout” is “work.”
Losing weight and getting in shape require, in no small part, a certain amount of dedication and sweat equity that can be difficult to muster when...
| May 2, 2014
Leaser Lake in northwestern Lehigh County, which re-opened for trout fishing in the spring of 2013 following the completion of a $3.5 million repair project, will begin to lower its levels this week in order to repair a seep in the impoundment's earthen...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:46 PM
Bass fishing team
Tuesday, March 4: The Pro-Formance Fishing Team, a member of the Maryland Bass Nation, is seeking additional members and will hold a meeting for prospective new members at 6 p.m. at Italia's Corner Cafe in Ferndale. The club is...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The brightly colored kayaks strapped to roof racks contrasted with the snow as a small party gathered a couple of weeks ago at the Gunpowder Falls State Park parking lot on Jones Road. Kayakers clad in rubber dry suits, liners and winter coats clambered...
| Mar 4, 2014
Best known as the creator, star and producer of the popular television series "Survivorman," Les Stroud also is a bestselling author, advanced survival trainer for the Canadian Military Armed Forces and a musician who has written theme songs for his...