| Oct 27, 2012
| 11:31 AM
Stan Honey has spent much of the past two decades living a double life — as a computer graphics innovator who made televised sports more easily watchable for the casual fan and as a master yachtsman who navigated large boats to a long list of...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Organizers of the famed Newport Beach-to-Ensenada sailing regatta were stunned by the mysterious loss of four crew members aboard a 37-foot boat that disappeared in mid-race, marking the first fatalities in the event's 65-year history.
While the U.S....
| May 13, 2012
| 6:09 PM
They departed the northwest coast of France two months ago — 26 crew members each aboard two historic French Navy schooners headed to North America.
With relatively calm seas, a chef well-versed in French cuisine and plenty of technological updates...
| May 24, 2012
If you like being outside, there's plenty to do on the Peninsula. From cycling and watersports to golf and hunting, there's plenty to keep people active while outdoors.
The Peninsula offers many opportunities for cycling enthusiasts....
| Aug 21, 2012
A day on the job for Richard and Sheri Crowe might include climbing a smoke-spewing volcano, watching Antarctic icebergs cave in, or guiding student sailors through rough seas to remote destinations.
But now, after 30 years as captains of the Alaska...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 9:55 AM
There's a concert I'm looking forward to nearby in Laguna Beach this Saturday.
Thirty years ago, it was seemingly everywhere: the earnest, feathery voice of a soft-spoken Texas balladeer, Christopher Cross. The charts back then featured a galaxy of stars...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 7:29 PM
This week I thought it would be interesting to go back some 50 years and recall who brought home the pickle dishes in the 1940-1960s.
I called Seymour Beek and Dave Ullman and asked them what were the most active fleets, names to look for and where to...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Morgan died peacefully on August 20, 2012, in Corona del Mar, California, with his wife of 53 years, Mary, at his side.
Born March 25, 1933, in Oxnard, California to Kenneth Frederick and Phyllis Lord Morgan, Morgan spent his childhood in Los Feliz and...
| May 31, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Carnival Cruise Lines got its hands on its newest ship, the Carnival Breeze, in a ceremony at the Fincantieri shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy.
The 130,000-ton, 3,600-passenger sister ship to the Carnival Magic and Carnival Dream becomes the 24th cruise...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 9:52 PM
In the 262 years since he last sailed from the King Street docks, Hampton merchant captain Owen Lloyd has been forgotten.
Long gone are any memories of the house he owned on Queen Street near St. John's Church — or his voyages carrying peas,...
| Sep 8, 2012
Norwegian Cruise Line has decided to spread the duties of its next ship's godmother across a few more people -- the Rockettes.
"Norwegian Breakaway is being designed as New York's ship and we want everyone to know that this is the 'must-sail' cruise ship...