Posts Tagged Recreation and leisure

Dates approved for Arkansas waterfowl season

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has approved the dates for the upcoming waterfowl hunting season.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

5 things to know before the Belgian Grand Prix

PARIS (AP) — The intense title battle between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg continues at the Belgian Grand Prix this weekend, as the Formula One championship resumes following a summer break with Rosberg leading his Mercedes teammate by just 11 points.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Camps take cystic fibrosis patients surfing

In this July 24, 2014 photo, the Montelone family, from left, Grace, 8, Brooke, 10, Rob, Paulette, Brian, 10, Michael, 12, and Gavin, 8, pose for a family picture on the beach in San Clemente, Calif. Three of the Montelone's five children, who have cystic fibrosis, are part of a growing number of people to take advantage of the health benefits that come with surfing. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (AP) — For three of Rob and Paulette Montelone’s five kids, spending the summer surfing is more than just a fun activity. It could also extend their lives.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Archery hunting season for deer opens Sept. 1

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska’s archery deer hunting season will open Sept. 1 — the first time in 35 years the season has opened earlier than Sept. 15.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Lessons of stigmas, stereotypes in Williams’ death

This Nov. 9, 2009 file photo shows Zelda Williams, left, with her father Robin Williams at the premiere of "Old Dogs," in Los Angeles.  Robin Williams died of an apparent suicide on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 at the age of 63.  The magnitude of the shock over Williams’s death has been matched only by the outpouring of grief for his loss. “I'll never, ever understand how he could be loved so deeply and not find it in his heart to stay," said his 25-year-old daughter, Zelda Williams. "He was always warm, even in his darkest moments.” (AP Photo/Katy Winn, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jamie Masada, the owner of the fabled Los Angeles-based comedy club the Laugh Factory, vividly remembers a warm exchange with comic Richard Jeni of the two sharing words of encouragement and gentle ribbing.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,