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  • A suite treat on the beach in Bethany

    A suite treat on the beach in Bethany

    It's after Labor Day, so at this point in summer everybody is either thinking about school or football. So that means they're not thinking about the beach — good news for Marylanders who want to avoid crowds. It's an especially good time to check out a few new places to stay. One option is the Bethany...

  • HGTV looking for beach house to renovate in Rehoboth area

    HGTV looking for beach house to renovate in Rehoboth area

    HGTV is headed to the beach.  The popular home and garden network is searching for homeowners in the Delaware area who are interested in renovating their beach houses in September of October for a national TV show from the producers of House Hunters International. The casting call seeks homeowners with three...

  • 50 places to eat at the beach

    50 places to eat at the beach

    From Ocean City to Lewes, Del., here are some of our favorite places to get a taste of summer.

  • Heavy surf prompts nearly 200 rescues over two days in Ocean City

    Heavy surf prompts nearly 200 rescues over two days in Ocean City

    Ocean City lifeguards made nearly 200 rescues Sunday and Monday, including more than a dozen while they were off duty, as heavy surf pounded the beach and caused dangerous rip currents. Several swimmers had to be hospitalized, and an ambulance was called for three people who were pushed against...

  • Woman wins White Marlin Open

    Woman wins White Marlin Open

    A Virginia Beach angler became the first woman to ever win the White Marlin Open, which marked its 42nd annual tournament last week in Ocean City. Cheryl McLeskey and her team aboard Backlash reeled in a 94-pound white marlin on Aug. 5, just about half-way through the tournament. She had to wait...

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  • BWI gym set to open this month with rentable workout clothes, even sneakers

    BWI gym set to open this month with rentable workout clothes, even sneakers

    A full-service gym with treadmills, stationary bikes, free weights, showers and rentable workout clothes, even sneakers, is scheduled to open at the end of January at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. The ROAM Fitness gym was first planned to open in the fall, but delayed...

  • 17 travel destinations for 2017

    17 travel destinations for 2017

    Here are 17 destinations that look especially fetching right now. The list includes cities, countries, islands and national parks on five continents; bohemians and Slovenians; spherical Canadian treehouses; vast Vietnamese caves; train tracks at 14,000 feet; and the mother of all Marimekko stores....

  • Alaska Airlines to offer flights to Portland from BWI Airport this summer

    Alaska Airlines to offer flights to Portland from BWI Airport this summer

    Alaska Airlines will offer seasonal, nonstop flights to Portland, Ore., from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport from June 6 to Aug. 26, the airport announced Wednesday. Main cabin tickets for the flight were listed at $174 as of Wednesday on AlaskaAir.com. The route is...

  • 7 great cruise deals for 2017

    7 great cruise deals for 2017

    It’s wave season, an old-school term that still means big savings on cruises this year and beyond. Each cruise line puts out its most tempting offers — discounts fares, cabin upgrades, extra perks like free Wi-Fi or on-board credit — in the first few months of the new year to lure travelers to...

  • Spirit Airlines to offer flights to New Orleans, Oakland, San Diego, Seattle at BWI Airport

    Spirit Airlines to offer flights to New Orleans, Oakland, San Diego, Seattle at BWI Airport

    Spirit Airlines will offer year-round nonstop flights to New Orleans and seasonal service to Oakland, San Diego and Seattle from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, the Florida-based airline announced Tuesday. The three seasonal flights will operate from May 25 to Sept....

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