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  • Huge waves crash over Lake shore Drive in Chicago
    Cold, snow and wind make for a horrible Halloween.
    Chicago is known for having terrible weather on Halloween. It seems that no matter how nice the weather is in the rest of October Halloween is usually an awful day. Sadly, kids who are all excited about their costumes are stuck having to cover...
  • Almanac
    A tornado, twenty foot waves and a schooner crew hailing an ore train
    A tornado, twenty foot waves and a schooner crew hailing an ore train top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on October 23.1873 - The wood, bulk...
  • Almanac
    Record heat, 14 foot waves, and heavy rain
    Record heat, 14 foot waves, and heavy rain top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on October 22.1903 - The wood schooner Saveland, while carrying...
  • Versace circa 1990
    Guido and individuality hit the runway via the VERSUS Spring/Summer 2015 at NYFW
    Redken's Creative Consultant Guido takes inspiration from the 90's Versace campaign, which focuses on individuality. This entailed waves, texture and/or the naturally undone look.This sense of individuality was inspired by the Versace ads...
  • The wave of wavy hair
    The wave of wavy hair
    Many wavy styles don't have to be natural, they can be created with some sort of hot tool whether it be a flat iron, curling iron or curling wand. In the past stylists used curlers, finger waves and pin curls to make wavy hair but now we have...
  • Redken Fashion Waves 07 Texturizing Sea Spray
    Redken Fashion Waves 07 Texturizing Sea Spray: Review
    Redken's new Fashion Waves 07 product is great for those of us who simply want more waves. For us personally, our hair has just enough wave to almost be considered wavy. Almost. It's actually somewhat obnoxious actually that we do not have...
  • Sun and Lightning
    Hazardous swimming Sunday and storms likely Sunday evening
    A strong wind from the south ahead of an approaching cold front will create high waves and dangerous currents on Lake Michigan today. The Storm Prediction Center has a slight risk for severe weather to the west of Michigan for today to our south...
  • Glassy San Diego Surf
    Why surf dawn patrol?
    Finding glassy empty waves in San Diego can be virtually impossible, especially for surfers who also have full time 9-5 jobs. We all know that being a weekend warrior inevitably means large crowds, constant party waves and boards flying everywhere...
  • ProbCause: Waves
    ProbCause: Waves
    One of the brightest lights shining in Chicago’s Hip-Hop scene is ProbCause. Hailing from the city’s North Side, Prob’s music is about as diverse as it gets, incorporating everything from Jazz to Dubstep to back up his high-level...
  • Waves of change
    Teaching our children (and ourselves) to cope in the midst of change
    Change, if we examine the definition it simply means to become different, or make something or somebody different. Both adults and kids are alike when it comes to familiarity, we thrive on it. We know what time we are supposed to wake up in the...
  • The thrill of the big wave
    The thrill of the big wave
    It is the thrill of the waves, the rush of adrenaline. Surfing can take on a whole new meaning depending on the size of the wave and the experience of the surfer. Big wave, tow surfing is a water sport with much appeal for the daring and the...
  • coffee w/ steam
    In memory of someone...
    A cup of coffee with visible steam sits on a table as she walks out of her bedroom and into the dining room. The view is incredible- the glass walls show the majestic ocean on the other side of her house. She takes a seat while in her blue and...
  • Waves carry four in family out to sea during funeral ceremony.
    Huge wave sweeps 3 in family out to sea during funeral vigil on Spain beach
    A humongous wave carried three family members out to sea after they got hit by a huge wave while holding a vigil over their father's ashes on the beach. According to UPI on Jan. 7, one man is dead and two of the family members are still...
  • Breezy, maybe even windy, conditions expected next week across Florida
    Breezy, maybe even windy, next week across Florida
    A strong cold front, responsible for a significant severe thunderstorm outbreak across the Ohio, Tennessee and southern Mississippi River Valleys­ on Thursday and Thursday night, will be weakening today (Fri., Nov. 1, 2013). By late on...
  • Wind Advisory
    Cold air, wind and waves
    The first freezing temperatures of autumn arrived in Grand Rapids Friday morning. The temperature at the airport dipped to 31°. Some of the coolest readings were in Fremont, Big Rapids, Nunica and Ionia where the mercury dipped to 29°. As...