The Sweeter Side of Surf City; Huntington Beach Riot Notwithstanding

by Sandra Foyt

My sister refused to join us at Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, California. Her husband, an Orange County native, warned that it was going to be a “zoo,” and didn’t think it would be a good environment for their young children. But […]

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Rio Beach Party! and a Giveaway, too!

by Cie McCullough Buschle

All across the US this weekend the beaches will be going to the birds – the Rio birds. That’s because on August 2nd Rio, the movie, comes out on DVD and Blu-ray. If you live, or are vacationing, near a coastal beach, look for Blu […]

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Swim! Swim! Swim! – Pool and Beach Locales in the Capital Region

by Gina Martin

This spring I wasn’t sure if we would even get warm enough to want to go for a swim, but lo! Summer has arrived in Tech Valley! Here is a list of places to take a refreshing dip, ranging from municipal pools, to state parks, […]

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