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  • Fall crappie fishing
    Brush pile bingo for fall crappie
    A recent road trip to North Carolina and the Southeastern Outdoor Press Association annual meeting found me in Georgia on my way back home to Florida. I had an invitation to fish some brush piles on Lake Blackshear for some fall crappie.Fall...
  • Santa Monica Pier
    Fall Entertainment Deals
    Fall is the ideal seasonto check out a show, visit a theme park and do something touristy right here in the LA area. Entertainment deals abound in the lull before the holiday rush begins, before prices and crowds increase.Look now for savings on...
  • Blowing leaves
    Face painting under a strict fall theme
    As you finalize an event with the hostess, she stipulates that she wants you to limit your face painting to her fall party theme. From experience, you've learned that face painting is about creating a fun experience for the child, and while a...
  • Celebrate the turkey at Cromwell Valley Park
    Celebrate the turkey at Cromwell Valley Park
    The turkey is the guest at any true Thanksgiving feast – although the turkey would prefer not to be the guest of honor. In past history, Native Americans and American Colonists relied on the turkey as an important food source. If it was up...
  • Thursday
    Cool mornings with sunny skies to end the week
    A Frost Advisory is in effect until 9 a.m. on Thursday morning. Clearing skies tonight will allow for temperatures to drop into the middle and upper 30s especially west of town. The best chance for frost will be near and west of Cincinnati. This...
  • Discover the animals in your backyard at Cromwell Valley Park
    Discover the animals that live in your backyard at Cromwell Valley Park
    Fall is now in full swing bringing cooler weather that causes the leaves to turn. The different seasons affect most animal habits in profound ways. What does your local wildlife do during the fall? Cromwell Valley Park will help your children...
  • Virginia black bear
    Arlington outdoors in the Fall 2014
    Before the rain came last night, yesterday was filled with an air of change. The full colors have not arrived yet, but they are surely on the way. The place to see it yesterday was Potomac Overlook Regional Park where the paw-paw trees are...
  • Gala apples
    Still time for local apple and pumpkin picking
    October in the Omaha metro area and the weather is gorgeous. With these temperatures, there is still time to get to local orchards and spend time picking apples. From the fresh pressed cider to the innovative apple treats and sweet-tart apple...
  • Pumpkin cinnamon chip cookies
    Fall baking: Soft pumpkin cinnamon chip cookies
    Pumpkin and cinnamon are essential fall flavors. These soft cookies embrace both of these ingredients. They're a bit like the well-loved snickerdoodle but with pumpkin flavor and added texture from oats and cinnamon chips. Warm spices...
  • Pumpkin round-up
    The pumpkin round-up
    Pumpkins are here and now and can do wonders for your health, skin and good mood. The orange gourd is a popular fall ingredient taking the lead in pastas, soups, entrees and of course, desserts. Full of alpha and beta-carotenes, magnesium,...
  • Wear short sleeves during cold weather
    Wear short sleeves during cold weather
    Happy Tuesday!Every year we go from cold to warm clothes. During the colder seasons, why bother packing up summer shirts and dresses when you can still wear them?Fall and winter are all about packing on layers of clothing. You can still wear your...
  • Tuesday Forecast
    Chilly and damp Tuesday
    We saw a mix of sunshine and showers on Monday. A cold front brought the unsettled weather today and the weather will turn even gloomier on Tuesday.A nor’easter will develop and the Ohio Valley will be on the western fringe of the storm...
  • Crumland Farms in Frederick
    Crumland Farms—fun that’s good to the last crumb
    It’s that time of year again—a time for pumpkins, harvests and fresh fall foliage. But it’s also a time for creepy cornfield ventures, haunted hayrides, paintball with zombies and other paranormal pursuits that can only be deemed...
  • Fall drinks without pumpkin
    Seven Fall drinks WITHOUT pumpkin
    As the fall breeze and crisp air roll in, its time to get out the scarves, put out the fall decorations and warm up with some seasonal sips! And for those of us who have had enough of eating, drinking and seeing pumpkin everything, SVEDKA Vodka,...
  • Pumpkins at Fall Fest
    Pine Grove's Fall Fest
    Every autumn in Pine Grove, PA visitors and members of the community yearn for what is considered by some to be the best two days of the year—Fall Fest. Today, Oct. 18 marks the start of this fabulous fall weekend-long event starting at 11 a...