| May 30, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Two days after slamming into northeast Florida, Beryl -- slightly strengthened but still a tropical depression -- prepared to re-enter the Atlantic on Wednesday, spreading heavy rain and blustery winds along the coast of the Carolinas.
The storm, which...
| May 29, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Tropical Depression Beryl continues to bring heavy rains to North Florida and southern Georgia.
At 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Beryl was 85 miles southwest of Savannah, Ga., lumbering northeast at 8 mph with sustained winds of 30 mph.
It's forecast to continue...
| May 29, 2012
| 6:34 AM
With Americans packing up for travel over the Memorial Day weekend, one coastal hot spot in Southern California is winning praise as the best U.S. beach in an annual ranking from a Florida professor.
San Diego's Coronado tops the list from "Dr. Beach,"...
| May 30, 2012
| 2:17 PM
The Oakley Surf Shop Challenge has come up with a new twist to its concept of team surfing competitions, and this one will feature some of the best high school surfers in the area.
The Oakley Orange County High School Surf Team Challenge will be held...
| 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,...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Tropical Storm Debby could be off the coast of North Carolina by Sunday morning, according to the National Hurricane Center's latest forecasts.
The center's five-day outlook places the storm about halfway between the Outer Banks and Bermuda by 8 a.m....
| Jun 27, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Any chance that Debby, now a tropical depression, was going to head up the East Coast appears headed out to sea along with the weakening storm.
A day ago, the storm was about to cross over Florida and potentially move northeastward off of the Outer Banks...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 7:18 AM
Hanging on the wall of Mike and Jean Tumbarello's new retreat at Deep Creek Lake is an old framed greeting card with a primitive drawing of a brown log cabin nestled among trees aglow with autumn colors. The scene is rendered in crayon with a sentiment...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 7:19 AM
UPDATE: Morrisey's bill failed in committee
Try to buy a six-pack of beer and leave the store without it wrapped in a plastic bag.
Chances are the cashier will insist — it’s state law, they often say — on putting those suds behind...
| Feb 4, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Carey Howell Taylor, a retired Bethlehem Steel Corp. manager, died Jan. 27 of pneumonia at Good Samaritan Hospital. He was 84.
The son of the superintendent of secondary education for city public schools and a homemaker, Mr. Taylor was born in...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:33 PM
JoAnn Cheryl Schaeffer (nee Blickenstaff) of 206 Mustang Court, Gambrills, Md., passed away at Baltimore Washington Medical Center, surrounded by family. She had just celebrated her 69th birthday.
JoAnn was born to Anna Mary and Joseph Maynard...