Catching up after a long weekend of beach volleyball in Rio and Austin … Southern Illinois has a new coach: The Salukis hired North Dakota State’s Kari Thompson, who replaces Justin Ingram, who left for UIC (Illinois-Chicago). Thompson recently completed her 11th season overall at NDSU, where she served as the program’s assistant coach from […]
A man was killed in a car crash in Long Beach this weekend that police say likely involved drunk driving. A car headed north on Clark Avenue in Long Beach veered off the road and hit a utility pole just north of Eagle Street about 2:40 a.m. Saturday, according to the Long Beach Police Department....
Visit Aldeburgh on the Suffolk coast and you cannot fail to spot the most enormous and incongruous view from the beach. No, I don’t mean Maggi Hambling’s “Scallop” at the north end (which is wonderful and fascinating) nor the Martello Tower at the Slaughden end (which is also wonderful and fascinating). No, I’m referring to … Continue reading "Postcard from Sizewell"
Jekyll Island is Georgia state’s smallest barrier island—a narrow sediment deposit that runs along the coastline. The unique geography of such islands has given rise to a lovely and slightly unreal site at the north end of the island. Gnarly...Show More Summary
The state is home to over 300 miles of picturesque, uncommercialized coastline.
In Carova, North Carolina, on the skinny islands of the Outer Banks, Jeff Kelly was walking the beach at high tide when he came across a series of strange objects, unlike any beach trash he’d seen before, Coastal Review Online reports. Show More Summary
Owners of the Lower Haight mainstay look to be giving up on their second location on Broadway in North Beach after less than two years. [ more › ]
Three suspects were arrested in connection with the March slaying of a 21-year-old Fairfield man in the North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco, officials said Wednesday. The three suspects — 27-year-old Juan Lopez-Palacios of Hayward;...Show More Summary
SAN CLEMENTE How do these names sound: “The Pier Grill and Tackle” and “Burger Shack on the Tracks at North Beach?” The city is looking to bring in a pair of professionals from the Ruby’s Diner chain to operate a vacated city concession at North Beach. At the same time it is considering an experienced fisherman and […]
June 1942. "Inspecting a Cyclone airplane motor at North American Aviation in Long Beach, Calif." Kodachrome transparency by Alfred Palmer. View full size.
BELLEVUE, WA— May 5, 2017—The second expansion in the latest Pokémon Trading Card Game series, Sun & Moon—Guardians Rising, is available in stores now. Visit Alola for Pokémon fun, from the beaches to the mountain peaks, and discover new traditions and new challenges in the Sun & Moon—Guardians Rising expansion. Show More Summary
The beach looks ready for war: in the sparse lakeshore shade hundreds wait, sweaty from the heat, weapons at their feet. In Kenya's hot, dry and lawless north even the fishermen are armed, but guns will not save them. They live on Lake...Show More Summary
TweetHeading north back to Sonoma, one assumes:
Casey Anthony and a female friend hit up a famous dive bar in North Palm Beach, and the trail went cold... as in ice cold beer. The infamous former defendant and her pal arrived for happy hour at the Brass Ring Pub... renowned for its burgers and…
The San Francisco Chronicle reports that poet Jack Mueller, “a fixture in San Francisco’s North Beach scene of the 1970s and ’80s,” passed away this week in his home in Colorado, after suffering for months from Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. John McMurtrie writes more about this “poet among poets”: “Jack Mueller is the biggest-hearted poet I have […]
About a year and a half ago, the Wynwood Yard, Miami's first culinary incubator and community hub, enlivened a stretch of empty lots in the arts district, bringing pop-up food trucks, a full-service bar, and a packed roster of rotating entertainment and activities. Now, founder and CEO Della Heiman is gearing up to...
It was a perfect beach day. As temperatures inland climbed to the high 80s on Saturday, it was pleasantly warm and breezy at the tiny County Line Beach north of Malibu. The water was bracingly cold. It’s not summer yet. As I took a break at the waters edge to warm up my freezing feet, I poked around...
Leeanne Ericson was swimming at a beach in Camp Pendleton, north of San Diego, before the attack on Saturday.
The woman who was attacked by a shark on Saturday at the popular “Church” surf spot at San Onofre State Beach in North County San Diego has been identified as 35-year-old Leeanne Ericson who is currently in critical condition due to injuries sustained in the attack, as reported by the Orange County Register. Show More Summary