Sam and Lisa Seitles preparing Camp Tuscaloosa in Hammonton for opening next month
The vacation season is fast approaching but the spread of COVID-19 has changed what summer will look like for many of us, especially kids. A l…
The program does still plan to hold its Elite Camp Aug. 1-2 at the Hendricks Training Complex in Lincoln.
Somers Point School District is limiting after-hours usage to school-sponsored activities only until further notice, effective immediately. This includes Coach Woody’s Saturday Basketball Camp.
Something for every kid is included in this year’s Lincoln Journal Star Summer Planner, with a few new listings, too. Check under specific top…
1. What is area 51
The US military has long warned that the fight against ISIS is not over. While the terror group has lost the territory it used to call its "ca…
On July 27, 2013, 15-year-old Matthew Kocher was away from home on a camp trip to New Buffalo City Beach in New Buffalo, Michigan, earning community service hours for school. While standing in the shallow Lake Michigan waters, Kocher got caught in a rip current.
If managing your kids’ summer schedules is running you ragged, you may want to consider the online option. Apps, websites, and even full-fledged virtual camps offer a wide range of summer learning opportunities, and can provide the ideal activity during a “staycation” or a fill-in between other activities. Online learning also gives kids something unique: individual attention. You, a babysitter, a grandparent, or even an older sibling act as virtual camp counselors, leading — and even learning alongside — your kids. With many of the virtual camps below, you can mix and match activities to tailor the experience to your kids’ interests. Expect to be more involved if you go for the free, choose-your-own-adventure camps. But fee-based camps call for some adult participation, too. Check out these offerings:
Buying a big piece of artwork isn’t cheap, but a statement piece over your couch or bed can completely transform a room. If you’re on a budget but are a stick-figures-only level artist, you can still tap into your creativity to create a striking piece.
A new wellness center has opened at Cumberland County College in Vineland.
Whether your kid wants to explore leadership, nature, science, animals, music, sports, the fine arts or faith, there’s a camp for them in this…
The Pentagon is adamant that active duty troops will not do law enforcement, which they are forbidden from doing under the Posse Comitatus Act in the Constitution. Troops can't arrest people at the border. Their main job will be to support the Border Patrol.
If camping in National Parks, camp in established campsites and follow park guidelines. Most Parks require proper food and waste storage inside established “Bear Boxes” or have established “Bear Wires” for hanging food. In a pinch and in the absence of these permanent storage solutions, carry a bear keg.Be aware of your surroundings – look at them from a bear’s perspective. Investigate your site for bear sign before setting up camp and then establish a clean camp free of odorsAvoid camping near bear food sources such as berries. Never camp near an animal carcass, garbage or bear sign such as tracks, scat or tree scratchings.Avoid camping next to trails or streams, as bears and other wildlife use these as travel routes.Remember the 100 yard rule: locate your cook area and food cache at least 100 yards downwind from your tent when not in established campgrounds.Pitch tents in a line or a semicircle facing your cooking areas. You will be more likely to spot a bear that wanders into your camp and the bear will have a clear escape route.
Among true freshman defenders, Cam Taylor has created the loudest buzz in Nebraska's preseason football camp.
Nebraska defensive coordinator Erik Chinander met with the media after Tuesday's practice, the 10th of fall camp, and much of the talk centere…
Buffalo's sports superheroes united on Saturday night, as Rasmus Dahlin and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. met for the first time.
Summer camp can be a rite of passage for kids of all ages, and the silver screen has a long history of documenting camp culture. A kid’s summer camp experience can inspire lifelong friendships and lasting memories. From the original “Parent Trap” of 1961 to “Camp Rock” starring Demi Lovato and the Jonas Brothers we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite summer camp movies for kids 12 and under.
Nebraska opened up about 25 minutes of practice to local media on Wednesday morning, the first public look at the Cornhuskers since they began…
I could talk about camp for hours to complete strangers, so having a limit of 300 words is really hard for me to wrap my mind around.