| Sep 22, 2008
With innovative board sports growing -- think snowboarding, wakeboarding, kiteboarding -- it makes sense that the granddaddy of them all wouldn't stand still. Skateboarding, developed in the 1950s among surfers who wanted to "surf the streets" in their...
| May 25, 2004
"Programmers don't surf. For one thing, getting a tan would undermine the programmer street cred; for another, surfers get up early and programmers generally sleep past noon. Without personal experience, simulating the thrill of surfing is a matter of...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Soul Surf owners Chris and Karen Williams have taken the plunge by opening their first shop at 763 S. Coast Hwy. last month.
"It's important to have a location doing what we do," he said.
The company runs surf lessons, surf programs, corporate parties...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 11:19 AM
COLLEGE PARK EASTER EGG HUNT: 9 a.m. Saturday; Albert Park, Edgewater Drive, Orlando; free; collegeparkorlando.org.
EASTER EGG HUNT: 9:30 a.m. Saturday; Central Park, Park Avenue, Winter Park; free; 407-599-3203.
EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA: egg...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 9:32 PM
They called it the "Time of Your Life."
The UCI Mind Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders took the crowd back to the psychedelic 1960s to raise funds forAlzheimer'sresearch at the institute.
And raise funds they did. Some 500...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 12:15 PM
Hurricane Sandy is speeding up as it approaches the New Jersey coastline and expected to make landfall in the early evening instead of late Monday night as previously predicted.
The storm's speed increased from 18 mph to 28 mph within the last four...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 1:02 PM
A man walking his dog near Loyola Park beach is being credited for helping a 17-year-old girl out of Lake Michigan after she became overcome by large waves and heavy surf this morning, officials said.
A 17-year-old boy who was swimming in the Lake with...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 8:08 AM
DANA POINT, Calif. (KTLA) -- Authorities have identified the body of a man recovered off Dana Point Saturday as the swimmer who went missing in big surf over Labor Day weekend.
Frank Daniel Austin, 34, of Rowland Heights, was last seen going into the...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 9:11 AM
You can't miss Janee Taylor's infectious laugh in the kitchen. She's got a lot to smile about these days.
NOCCA culinary department chair Dana D’Anzi Tuohy describes her as, “Bright and talented. You can tell she’s just a really,...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Four days of food heaven are descending on Laguna Beach, when the annual "Laguna Beach a la Carte – A Food & Wine Experience" returns Thursday and continues through Sunday. The four-day culinary event celebrates world-class cuisine, with local...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 4:37 PM
“Soul Surfer” is the best faith-based film ever made, an uplifting, entertaining and wonderfully-acted account of surfer Bethany Hamilton's life before and after a shark bit her arm off in the waters off her favorite Hawaiian beach. It's corny...