| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Meet Brian Sumner: As part of the traveling exhibit "Tony Hawk: RAD Science," the Museum of Discovery and Science (401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale) is holding a 1-4 p.m. seminar on the science of skateboarding and making your own skateboard...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:17 AM
June 21 signals the first day of summer, but it also gets a circle on the calendar from the skateboarding community for Go Skateboarding Day. 2013 marks the 10th anniversary of the skateboarding holiday which has grown to include skateboarding events...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 8:55 AM
The Aquabats are a band from Southern California who dress as superheroes and are also the stars of their own television series. In "The Aquabats! Super Show!," which airs Saturday mornings on the Hub, they travel about in their Battle Tram to play...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Adult life is made up mostly of expected things, to keep our minds from exploding. But when the unexpected thing does occur, if it is not harmful or tragic, it can bring with it feelings of incredible happiness. Such was the moment when I first...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Skateboarding in Uptown Martinsville could soon be illegal.
City council wants to ban the sport on public and private property because of damage.
Skateboarders like Andrew Fulcher don't like the idea.
"I don't particularly like parks. My history is...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Huntington Beach is known as Surf City USA, but another board will strengthen its foothold in the city when Vans holds a ground breaking ceremony on its "Off the Wall" Skatepark on Thursday morning.
The world-class skateboarding and BMX complex will be...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Driving along Cliff Drive on a recent Monday, Laguna Beach civilian officer Alfred Casas spotted a 19-year-old holding a skateboard.
Casas, 6-foot-4 and burly, calmly approached the man and respectfully asked if he knew about a city ordinance that...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 11:14 PM
The risks and rewards of forging one’s own path were displayed Wednesday night at a screening of perhaps the most surprising film on this year’s Film Forward program of movies.
“Bones Brigade: An Autobiography” is the story...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 5:26 PM
South Pasadena police are investigating a fight between an unidentified skateboarding teen and a janitor on Tuesday at South Pasadena Middle School.
The incident, apparently filmed by another skateboarder and posted to YouTube, put school custodian Lupe...
| May 23, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Skateboarders generally view their activity as more of an art than a science. They don't worry about things such as inertia, force or velocity. It's more about creating while in the moment and pulling off another trick.
But it doesn't hurt for the...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Ashley O'Gorman loves skateboarding enough to want to do it all year, even when it's bitter cold outside. "I really like the adrenaline rush," Ashley, 15, says.
So her mother, Debbie, drives from Pawling, N.Y., to Bristol as frequently as she can, so...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 1:24 PM
The zombies in "Warm Bodies" lurch, groan and eat human flesh like any others, but horror fans will notice something different about them.
"They're romantic," 26-year-old Aussie Teresa Palmer says. "They have feelings and they have personalities. And...