| Aug 26, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Everyone loves a bargain, and when it comes to travel, most of us are always on the lookout for that sweet deal on lodging, an affordable cruise or a cheap flight.
Flexibility often is the key to finding deals. Much of travel to Europe is June through...
| Aug 24, 2014
Labor Day weekend, summer's last official hurrah, is this weekend. If you don't already have plans, consider a picnic with family or friends. Hampton Roads offers plenty of beaches and parks where you can spread a blanket and enjoy the day. For a complete...
| Aug 26, 2014
It started last week and will only get bigger as temperatures dip and the thermal currents unfold.
No, we're not talking about the latest winter forecast for the region, which reminds us of the lovely snow-filled winter of 2013-14.
We're talking the...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:19 PM
The Highland Park boy who was rescued from a kayak that had drifted off course in Green Bay earlier this month was reunited with his rescuers this afternoon and threw them a pizza party.
Members of the U.S Coast Guard crew based in Traverse City, Mich....
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:53 AM
A New York man is recovering after a beaver dragged him from his kayak into the water and refused to let go, according to WHAM.
The beaver sunk its teeth into the man's arm and would only release when the kayak instructor hit it with a paddle. The...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
While those who live in and around Maryland know something about the water-based diversions in the Free State, chances are they haven’t explored a fraction of what there is to see and do—especially in summer, when tubing, kayaking and...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 11:50 AM
While many parents worry about their children’s safety around swimming pools, as they should and need to do, drowning incidents can also occur in natural bodies of water. Safety precautions need to be taken around all water environments. According...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Disney Cruise Line has been sailing to Alaska for several years, but 2014 will bring a new nine-night cruise that calls on Sitka, Alaska.
Today, Disney Cruise Line Port Adventures Manager Arnaldo Zanonato announced details of some of the port...