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  • Arapahoe Basin Montezuma Bowl
    Arapahoe Basin set to open Montezuma Bowl
    Arapahoe Basin Ski Area in Colorado announced Friday that terrain in Montezuma Bowl will open for the first time in the 2014-15 season on Saturday. The opening of the backside of the ski area will be the second-earliest opening in the eight...
  • Snow at Vail
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: more terrain opens
    As more snow falls this Christmas season in Colorado’s mountains, more terrain has opened. Our guesstimate is that around 90 percent of the state’s in-bounds skiable acres are open now. The exact totals for each resort are listed below...
  • Time to hike the Florida Trail
    Time to hike the Florida Trail
    Melbourne, FL (December 26, 2014) – After getting all pumped up about long-distance hiking after my America’s Pacific Crest Trail Hits the Big Screen article, I decided to report on a long-distance trail closer to home, the Florida...
  • MAFMC proposing restrictiong bottom-tending gear to protect sea coral
    MAFMC proposing restrictiong bottom-tending gear to protect sea coral
    How can we protect deep sea corals from fishing gear? The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council (MAFMC) is taking public testimony on that topic. It plans to amend the the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid & Butterfish Fishery Management Plan by...
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    Yes. Bicyclists, there is a Santa Claus
    “All I want for Christmas . . . .“ You know how the song goes. However, most of all, under the tree, Seattle cyclists wanted to see bike-friendly infrastructure and safe streets. As we say goodnight to Christmas 2014, what gifts lie...
  • Hobie Mirage Sport kayak is a saltwater fishing machine
    Atlanta Saltwater Fishing Examiner's top 5 stories of 2014
    Now that we have our first full calendar year under our belt, it's time to look back over the past 12 months and see what we posted that most interested visitors to the page. These top five articles were the ones that got the most page views...
  • Members sought for national parks overflights advisory group
    Members sought for national parks overflights advisory group
    Three seats are available on the National Parks Overflights Advisory Group Aviation Rulemaking Committee. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the National Park Service (NPS) announced in the Federal Register of Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014...
  • Here’s a bowling tip to carry into the New Year
    Here’s a bowling tip to carry into the New Year
    It was little more than a year ago that Professional Bowlers Assn. stalwart Chris Barnes conducted a grueling six-hour clinic at Corbin Bowl in Tarzana.Barnes was joined by Mark Baker, who thrived on the PBA Tour in the 1980s and is now thriving...
  • Christmas Eve
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Christmas Eve Christmas preview
    A quick lull in the action on Christmas Eve before more snow moves in on Christmas Day, leaving perhaps a foot of presents behind for us.It will, however, bring much colder temperatures with it with highs in the single digits starting the day...
  • South Bay By Jackie-Weekend Guide
    South Bay By Jackie Weekend Guide Dec. 25, 2014
    Merry Christmas, everybody!As mentioned last week, I’m sending this Guide out a day early on account of the holiday. Things will be pretty quiet this weekend, so I’m just listing a few of the big New Year’s Eve parties happening...
  • Beach Cities Christmas from Brian Hawkins on Vimeo
    Beach Cities Christmas from Brian Hawkins on Vimeo
    This magical video was sent to me by local videographer Brian Hawkins to share with you. It features an amazing montage of holiday scenes throughout the South Bay.Brian Hawkins is a professional photographer and filmmaker who specializes in time...
  • Outdoor Adventure Photography Using Drones
    Outdoor adventure photography using drones
    Melbourne, FL (December 24, 2014) –Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Tomorrow morning I suspect that there will be many quad copter drones unwrapped this Christmas morning.While scanning my Facebook page this morning, I came...
  • Survey sought on federal recreational lands pass buyers
    Survey sought on federal recreational lands pass buyers
    How well is the process of buying a Federal Recreational Lands Pass over the phone or on the Internet going? The National Park Service (NPS) is trying to find out. NPS announced in the Federal Register of Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014 that it plans to...
  • Who woulda thunk it?  More people are relishing the ‘behemoth burger’
    Who woulda thunk it? More people are relishing the ‘behemoth burger’
    People laughed at it. People scoffed.People thought it would never sell the way it did at one Bowlmor AMF bowling center in Texas where 40 a month are consumed.But the ‘‘behemoth burger’’ seems to be coming up big at AMF...
  • How to make a crowd-pleasing anytime appetizer: baked stuffed jalapeno poppers
    How to make a crowd-pleasing anytime appetizer: baked stuffed jalapeno poppers
    The upcoming couple of month will have plenty of reasons for a gathering whether it is for the holidays or the Super Bowl and everyone wants to contribute a tantalizing dish. Tested over several years and in varying geographies the baked stuffed...