| Mar 2, 2010
Who says college kids have all the fun?
I've spent spring breaks hunting for the "perfect" Sand Dollar on a Sanibel Island beach, watching major leaguers at spring training games, along with my little leaguers, and exploring the Grand Canyon with a...
| Apr 28, 2009
Please note! All dates subject to change without notice. "Limited" means limited release on that date.
Battle for Terra 3D (Roadside Attractions) This animated war movie is an ecological allegory about humans invading a peace-loving alien planet...
| Jan 28, 2010
Acura waved the magic wand and turned a sport ute into a sedan.
It converted the midsize MDX with three rows of seats into the 2010 ZDX hatchback with two rows.
Acura calls the ZDX "a four-door sports coupe for passionate getaways (and) designed...
| Jul 2, 2009
As many people tighten their wallets and choose at-home "staycations" rather than getting on a plane this summer, a quick getaway may be as simple as a drive down to the local ice cream parlor.
"People have less disposable income and are sticking...
| Aug 4, 2009
Myidealbeach.com is the best five-minute work distraction this side of a Mai Tai. Whether you can take a vacation or merely dream of one, get swept away to a dreamy beach resort customized just for you.
What's hot: It's a quick and easy three-step...
| Aug 7, 2009
A romantic vacation hiking the wilds of Hawaii is not in the cards for one couple in the somewhat engrossing thriller A Perfect Getaway. Since there are three couples on that trail, the trick to this not-as-tricky-as-you'd-hope mystery is figuring out...
| Aug 20, 2009
There's no reason to leave your environmental ethic behind when you go to the beach. There are simple ways to take care of the sand and surf that don't require a lot of work. If you need some help thinking about what you can do before you go, while you're...
| Nov 4, 2007
A handful of Midwest venues are wooing non-skiers with diversions such as ice skating, sleigh rides, dog sledding, snowshoeing -- even full-service spa treatments. And all offer a variety of lift/hotel packages to make a winter getaway easier on the...
| Aug 30, 2009
Like many shopping for a lakefront vacation home these days, Duane Nolte is hoping to snag a bargain.
His first effort, however, was received about as enthusiastically as a glass of soured milk.
Nolte recently made a low-ball offer on a waterfront...
| Mar 1, 2009
If you'd like to get away for spring break and haven't yet booked your trip, don't panic. Thanks to the travel downturn, you may pay no more than students who booked months ago. You may even pay less.
Unlike past years, when three- or four-night packages...