| Sep 20, 2013
| 12:01 PM
CARP LAKE — Wilderness State Park recently received a $35,000 grant from Michigan Department of Natural Resources Parks and Recreation Division to help overhaul its park management plan.
Burr Mitchell, state park manager, said the plan will be an...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Is your favorite landmark closed because of the budget standoff in Congress? No one knows how long the shutdown will last, but it has affected national parks and the beloved Smithsonian museums in Washington, D.C. If you have reservations to go to one...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Last week: We continue to see steady job growth and the recent Citrix hiring expansion of 200 jobs was another positive for Broward County. Our public and private/partnerships continue to focus on working together to expand our employment base. County and...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:20 AM
With a new ban that prohibits smoking within 15 feet of playgrounds, smokers with cigarettes in hand will have to watch where they walk in the Lake County Forest Preserves.
"It's logical," said Mike Tully, director of operations and public safety for...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Walt Disney Co.Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger said he likes what he sees from Netflix, but added that he thinks it will be hard for the streaming video service to "corner the market."
"No question Netflix has a running start," said Iger,...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Last weekend the air show at San Diego's Miramar Marine Corps Air Station was canceled due to the partial shutdown of the federal government.
This weekend it’s the centennial celebration of the Cabrillo National Monument at the southern tip of San...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:30 PM
One of the largest urban woodland parks in the eastern United States appears destined to get less wooded. Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. aims to cut a swath up to two miles long through Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park in West Baltimore to replace an aging...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Custer: Custer State Park annual buffalo roundup. Details: gfp.sd.gov or 605-225-4464.
South Dakota: Archery deer, firearms antelope and Custer State Park antelope seasons open. Waterfowl seasons open statewide, except for ducks...
| Sep 28, 2013
CUSTER STATE PARK — More than 14,000 people lined the hills of Custer State Park on Friday to hear the thunder and watch as more than 1,000 buffalo corralled by horseback riders in what has become a huge tourist draw for the Black Hills.
| Sep 28, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Susquehanna State Park was a muddy mess. A heavy thunderstorm had brought a downpour to its trails, and Richard Smith had not brought the right pair of shoes for such a hike. It didn't help that it was still raining, if only lightly.
The shoes he had...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Supporters of Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park are understandably alarmed by a BGE plan to build a new gas pipeline through the area. The pipeline, which serves about 90,000 customers in the city and county, was one of the first such conduits built in the...