| Apr 6, 2015
I'll be back in a few minutes," I told my husband Ralph as I grabbed the camera. "I'm going to row out to see if one of the cranes is sitting on the nest in the reeds."
The pair of sandhill cranes that has been raising young on our lake for several...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 5:53 PM
NAVY WOMEN'S TRACK: The Mids defeated Army, 101-99, on the final event Saturday evening at Ingram Field. Navy grabbed the lead over Army, 15-14, in the outdoor Star meet all-time series. With the meet down to the final event of the 3,200-meter relay, Army...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 11:55 PM
The Newport Aquatic Center's Novice boys' and girls' eights won in the inaugural year of their events at the prestigious San Diego Crew Classic this past weekend.
The San Diego Crew Classic, in its 42nd year, brought crews from across the country,...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 8:00 PM
NAVY WOMEN'S LACROSSE: Courtney Swan's game-high six points on four goals and two assists helped No. 4 Virginia (9-4) squeak by Navy (10-3), 15-13 on Wednesday night. Twins Jenna and Julia Collins paced the Mids offense, combining for seven points on...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 4:10 PM
The Newport Aquatic Center varsity and novice boys' teams captured 15 gold medals in its respective races, earning the Southern California Men's League points trophy for the strongest boys' team showing at the Southern California League Cup regatta at...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 2:10 PM
A recent town hall meeting to discuss the proposed Huntington Beach desalination project by Poseidon Water was well-attended.
Mayor Jill Hardy took the stage along with a man who had been in the water industry for over 35 years. He presented reasons...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 2:43 PM
The Newport Aquatic Center rowing program took part in the Fault Line Face-off Invitational, a major regatta that brings crews together to compete from all over California.
The race was held on the San Pablo Reservoir in Orinda, Calif., and allowed...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 4:22 AM
CLERMONT — The city and Lake County Rowing Association will show off the new 5,000-square-foot, $750,000 boathouse on Lake Minneola during a grand-opening event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. The association is leasing the boathouse, at 1050...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 11:40 PM
The Newport Aquatic Center boys' team captured the points trophy for the first time in five years at the President's Day Invitational Regatta in Long Beach Feb. 15.
NAC began its Spring Racing Season with great success.
The race was primarily an...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 5:34 PM
Between 1983 and 1985, I was at the Orange Coast College sailing center almost every day as a member of the OCC sailing team and then one year as coach. During this time, I met people like Jim Jorgensen, Brad Avery and Dave Grant.
At that time, Grant...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 8:34 AM
The City of Clermont and the Lake County Rowing Association are inviting the public to attend a special event later this month: the opening of the new Clermont Boathouse.
There will be a ribbon cutting ceremony and tours of the facility during the event...