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GIRLS' BASKETBALL Class A District Semifinal District 1 Mattawan 51, St. Joseph 42 Portage Central 71, Kalamazoo Loy Norrix 68 District 2 Holt 41, Jackson 29 Mason 53, Battle Creek Central 43 District 3 East Lansing 39,...
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (AP) - A northern Indiana lawmaker says he plans to submit legislation that would outlaw swimming in Lake Michigan when rip current warnings are issued. Sen. Jim Arnold, D-LaPorte, tells The News-Dispatch of Michigan City (http://...
Tags: Swimming, Weather Warnings, Sports
WSBT-TV ReporterMove over Mackinac Island. A developer is looking to put southwest Michigan on the map when it comes to being a top tourist spot in the state. Ron Schults is the man behind the Harbor Village development, a $114 million project in St. Joseph. The...
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan state senators are considering a measure that would put a system of colored flags in place at some of the state's public beaches to alert swimmers to lake water conditions. Sponsors introduced the legislation in...
Tags: Stress, Lakes and Ponds
South Bend TribuneA federal appeals court has upheld a lower court decision pertaining to the Harbor Shores development in Benton Harbor, apparently putting an end to attempts to derail the project. In a statement released today, Wendy Dant Chesser, president of the...
Tags: Golf, Jack Nicklaus
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Opponents of a proposal that could further restrict access to New Jersey beaches have delivered more than 1,000 postcards to Gov. Chris Christie's office. The cards ask Christie to scrap the proposal in favor of one that...
Tags: New Jersey, Chris Christie
Tribune Staff WriterBENTON HARBOR — The St. Joseph-Benton Harbor area could see a large financial windfall when the Senior PGA Championship comes to The Golf Club at Harbor Shores next year, officials reported Thursday. Nearly 30 local representatives visited the 2011...
Special CorrespondentCheck this list often as new tips, events and deals around Florida come in: No need to leave Fido behind Vacationers traveling to Orlando don’t have to leave Fifi or Fido behind with Rosen Hotels & Resorts’ VIP ¿ Very Important Pet ¿ package...
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Planning a trip to the beach? There's an app for that. Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue, formerly Beach Patrol, made the Volusia Beaches app to keep up with tech-savvy visitors — and spokeswoman Capt. Tammy Marris said it deserves a spot...
Tags: Google Play, New Smyrna Beach, Apple iPhone
This post has been updated, as indicated below.The Ocean Conservancy has run the numbers, and over the course of a single day in September 2012, more than 500,000 volunteers from across the globe collected 10 million pounds of trash from beaches and waterways. The top three most common items...
Tags: Bodies of Water, Rivers
WASHINGTON--The Senate approved a bill Wednesday that would increase funding for port projects in Los Angeles and elsewhere, shore up defenses against Sandy-like superstorms and study ways to better prepare the country for more extreme weather events....
Marine biologist Dan Madigan stood on a dock in San Diego and considered some freshly caught Pacific bluefin tuna. The fish had managed to swim 5,000 miles from their spawning grounds near Japan to California's shores, only to end up the catch of local...
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