| 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...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 3:57 PM
When Steve Adkins arrived at the Essex Yacht Club last Sunday for the start of frostbite sailing on the Connecticut River, the air temperature was 22 degrees and there was snow on the ground. Ice covered most of Middle Cove, and the committee boat, a gray...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 1:41 PM
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Hours after a Chinese team suffered a staggering setback when its mast broke in the remote Southern Ocean, the youngest crew in the Volvo Ocean Race experienced one of sailing's rarest and toughest feats when it rounded...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 7:06 PM
NAVY BASEBALL: The Patriot League recognized the efforts of freshman right-handed pitcher Colin Brady as he was named the league's Rookie of the Week on Monday afternoon.
Brady gave Navy five innings of scoreless relief this week with the biggest...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 12:13 PM
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Another battle of billionaires is stirring in the America's Cup, and this one could deal sailing's marquee regatta a staggering blow.
Rather than bog down the sport with another legal fight, Italian billionaire Patrizio Bertelli...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 6:30 AM
It was with great interest that I read Christopher Reynolds' story "Plugging In" [March 15] on the Quantum of the Seas.
I was on that same sailing. I am by no means new to cruising or Royal Caribbean, and I have to say that this was the single worst...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:29 AM
Lake County Health and Human Services Division is accepting grant applications for children's and health and human-services programs.
Organizations eligible for funding include public and private nonprofit organizations, local governments and public...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 2:48 AM
Two helicopters carrying French sports stars filming a popular European reality show crashed in a remote part of Argentina, killing 10 people, including two Olympic medal winners and a sailing champion, authorities said.
The helicopters apparently...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 1:54 PM
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings posted stronger earnings in 2014, buoyed in part by ticket sales, onboard revenue and the addition of a new ship.
The Miami-based cruise operator generated net income of $338 million, or $1.62 per share, last year,...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 3:19 PM
Baby on board! Catherine, the duchess of Cambridge, fulfilled a few maritime duties on Thursday when she arrived in Portsmouth.
There, the British royal, who is expecting her second child in April, paid a visit to the construction site of the new Ben...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 5:32 PM
After getting off to a great start Wednesday afternoon in the Fort Lauderdale to Key West Race, then falling behind, SPOOKIE finished strongly Thursday morning to pull out the narrowest of victories.
The Carkeek High Performance 40 owned by Steve and...