| Sep 8, 2014
| 8:03 AM
Area anglers put their talents to the ultimate test in the most recent Extreme Kayak Fishing Tournament Series event in Pompano Beach.
This particular challenge involved fishing enthusiasts maneuvering a kayak solo through the Atlantic Ocean while also...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
If you haven't seen it yet, actor Rob Lowe plays a shark-riding, chum-flinging action figure in a hilarious ad for Discovery Channel's annual Shark Week TV blitz that starts Aug. 10. "So sharky," Lowe breathlessly intones as hammerheads and great whites...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:17 PM
Let's face it: Chicagoans have a limited time to enjoy the great outdoors.
So they're ditching the gym and taking their workout, well, outside.
While the lakefront trail can get crowded, fitness buffs are diving into the growing number of outdoor...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Anne Arundel County officially opened a new water access point Wednesday in Shady Side, an offshoot of a citizen-led effort to increase public access to bodies of water.
More than 70 residents and county officials attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony at...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:22 PM
GLASTONBURY — With the second phase of the Riverfront Park expected to open in mid-September, the town council Tuesday set the fees to launch and store boats there, and also to rent the boathouse.
Noting that there won't be much of the boating...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:56 PM
If you're gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, where's a good place to find like-minded folks? That's easy: Sports groups. Central Florida boasts ones for all interests. Want to run or walk? Orlando Front Runners & Walkers meets three times a week at...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 4:34 AM
A Japanese artist who made figures of Lady Gaga and a kayak modeled on her vagina said on Wednesday from jail she was "outraged" by her arrest and vowed a court fight against obscenity charges.
Megumi Igarashi, 42, says she was challenging a culture of...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Surf should have been up along Hampton’s Mill Point Park this weekend. Unfortunately, the surf likely will be a little too rough for the city to host a paddleboard series Saturday.
Organizers on Wednesday postponed the Ku’ono Paddle Series,...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Shopping for Mother’s Day for moms who like the outdoors and golf is easy when you give them gifts that make them look good and help them have more fun.
Outfit mom with apparel from Puma Golf and she’ll look and feel good from head to toe....
| Jul 11, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The four main islands of Channel Islands National Park (www.nps.gov/chis) are as close as 13 miles off Ventura County's coast, yet neither my husband, Michael, nor I had been there. In May, we decided to check out Santa Cruz, the largest island, for a...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:59 PM
So you're ready to paddle the Wekiva River, but where to rent a canoe or kayak? And what else is there to do? Here are four options. Click the name of each location for its website:
Wekiwa Springs State Park: The park concession rents canoes or single...