| Dec 22, 2011
| 2:34 PM
If you’re heading to Virginia Beach during the holiday season, check out the new Taste Unlimited store. After 38 years in the same space near the Oceanfront, Taste Unlimited has relocated to the Hilltop East shopping center off Laskin Road.
| Jul 7, 2012
WANTAGH, N.Y. — It's hard to say what it is exactly that makes one beach nicer than another. Is it the sand? The water? The size of the waves? Nearby attractions, such as a boardwalk or gift shops?
Whatever it is, Jones Beach on Long Island's south...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 9:31 AM
The next time the kids don't want to do their homework, remind them that knowledge is power.
That's what the ancient Mayans believed. Those with the most knowledge -- astronomers, priests, doctors -- lived closest to the temples. We learned this, and...
| Sep 16, 2011
Are you desperate for a vacation, but you don't have the money? Here's the deal for you! An $11 all inclusive resort getaway! Today is the last day to get in on this deal, so head to Travelzoo.com now.
CheapCaribbean.com slashed prices at an all-...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Bob DeSena didn't grow up in a family where Latin jazz was a common presence on the stereo. Instead, it was an instrument that got him hooked to its sound.
The bandleader, whose combo will perform this weekend in Huntington Beach, discovered his...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 5:04 PM
This is PIX11's Kaity Tong trying to file a report on her lovely vacation in Miami Beach this past weekend. She is on the terrace of where she was staying.
You can't hear her but what she's saying is she went because Mr. G assured her it would be...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 5:24 PM
SAN DIEGO - San Diego lifeguards said it was a typically busy summer weekend at city beaches from Ocean Beach to La Jolla's Black's Beach with lots of rescues and an unusually large number of stingray attacks.
``The surf was relatively small but we me...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 8:37 PM
This year will be the first in several in which streets will not be barricaded for the Fourth of July holiday, Newport Beach City Councilman Mike Henn reported during Tuesday's meeting.
In recent years, Balboa Boulevard has been blocked off at West...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 11:46 AM
First came the stuff that floats on the surface and is pushed by wind: Buoys, a soccer ball, flotation devices. And, most notably, a rust-stained unmanned fishing trawler in Alaskan waters.
Communities in Alaska, Hawaii, the West Coast and Canada are...
| Jul 15, 2008
| 1:18 PM
| Jul 10, 2008
We're trying to steal some family time in this increasingly busy and beepy world -- a world that has become electronic almost to a fault, human connections going, going, gone . . .
"Hey Dad," says the little guy.
"I can smell the ocean," he...
| May 18, 2008
Sebastian is known less for what happens on its beach than off it (hint: Surf's up!). Bring your board; this is one of the premier places in Florida to surf. When the waves are rolling in, Sebastian's "Monster Hole," about a third of a mile offshore south...