| May 2, 2013
| 11:41 AM
When preparing to quit his job to go sailing around the world, Andy Camarda encountered some rough waters even before he hit the open sea.
The 25-year-old Albany Park resident announced he is scrapping his plan to take part in the Clipper Round the World...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:19 AM
Starting today and through this weekend is the Newport Harbor Yacht Club's sixth annual Baldwin Cup Team Race sailed in Harbor 20s. This event was conceived by NHYC Staff Commodore Bill Palmer and has quickly turned into one of our harbor's most...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 5:39 PM
The sales pitch to 46 uniformed men was simple: Welcome to Baltimore. Next time, bring a tall ship.
City and state officials and the nautical community have begun a marketing drive aimed at filling the Inner Harbor with majestic sailing vessels and...
| Mar 3, 2013
A businessman and competitive sailor, Frank Savage has benefited from following seas and been battered on rocky shoals.
Born in North Carolina and raised by a single mother in segregated Washington, Savage rose to prominence in the world of...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:32 PM
Last week, while on the dock at the Balboa Yacht Club, I ran into my good friend Mel Redmond. He was boarding the club's electric boat with four other club members for their weekly pilgrimage to the Newport Harbor Yacht Club's yachtsmen's luncheon.
| Jan 24, 2013
| 10:05 PM
A catamaran floated through the air Thursday.
A crane lifted the 35,000-pound vessel over the side of Lido Park Drive and placed it into Newport Bay between Lido Isle and the peninsula, launching it for the first time.
Courage and Shannon Winter,...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Check out festivals and events in January across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 29, 2013 - Jan. 5 2014: Carillon...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:29 PM
It's pouring — sleeting, actually, though it is June — and we're trudging straight up hill in spongy tundra.
We're soaked through and have no choice but to picnic on soggy sandwiches in the downpour. Are we having fun yet?
Absolutely! We are...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Terry Hutchinson was taught a long time ago to be resilient, to be able to adjust to the shifting winds on the sea or, for that matter, in life.
It helped Hutchinson, who grew up in Annapolis and still has a home there, move up the ranks from crew...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 6:46 AM
Land. Sea. Land. Sea.
Ferry. Road. Ferry. Road
Fish for lunch. Fish for dinner. Pancakes for breakfast (yes, you can have fish if you really must).
A looping trip west out of Vancouver, British Columbia, means a lot of water and mountains that get in...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 11:34 AM
For Jimmy Cornell, it was all about freedom.
Early in his adult life, it came from fleeing communist Romania and finding his way to England, where he worked as a radio correspondent for the BBC. After he got married and began to help his wife, Gwenda,...