Editor's Note

Cross-country trip created memories

May 31, 2015

Our family took a cross-country automobile trip in the early 1960s, a time when that journey didn’t involve long stretches of interstate highways and travelers saw America up close, stopped in local restaurants and shops, […]

Editor's Note

Let Recreation News help you plan that next trip

April 10, 2015

In recent years, experts have been telling us that Americans are waiting until the last minute to plan trips. The Great Recession, we were told, created fear among travelers about jobs and wages, so they […]

Civil War

This spring, learn how the Civil War ended

March 1, 2015

The great national nightmare was coming to an end 150 years ago, but there’s probably a lot you don’t know about what happened in March and April of 1865. As we wind down our coverage […]

Editor's Note

Always moving forward to keep from falling behind

January 3, 2015

It’s said these days that if you’re not moving forward, you’re falling behind. That is certainly a commentary on the rapid changes we see all around us in nearly every aspect of our lives. The […]


A visit to The Big Apple

December 19, 2014

On a quick business trip to New York City, Marvin and Jane Bond took the time to check out the tree at Rockefeller Center and the decorated windows at Macy’s. A hidden gem on the […]

Editor's Note

Don’t miss out on these two great opportunities

November 26, 2014

There are two experiences I’d recommend for your holiday bucket list. Time is running out on one; the other is settled into brand new winter quarters with some great offerings for the darker months of […]