Camp gems unveiled for Memorial Day


Camp gems unveiled for Memorial Day
  1. Camp gems unveiled for Memorial Day
    laketahoenews.net
    By Tom Stienstra, San Francisco Chronicle     A view of Emerald Bay near South Lake Tahoe from the Highway 89 overlook. The Emerald Bay boat-in, one of the prettiest campgrounds in America, opens next Thursday. If you act now — and conduct a little bit of detective work — you can book a marquee [&#…
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By Tom Stienstra, San Francisco Chronicle     A view of Emerald Bay near South Lake Tahoe from the Highway 89 overlook. The Emerald Bay boat-in, one of the prettiest campgrounds in America, opens next Thursday.

If you act now — and conduct a little bit of detective work — you can book a marquee campsite for Memorial Day weekend at a lake, state park or even at Lake Tahoe.

For the holiday weekend, thousands of campsites and cabins are available in Northern California. Starting this weekend, many campgrounds and recreation facilities are opening for the summer season …

  1. The Moroccan Gallery Defying Fancy Fine Art

    Ozy.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:38 ozy.com
    Specializing in art brut, this gallery is bringing obscure Moroccan artists to the international art…
  2. Where Man and Machine Combine To Improve Manufacturing

    Ozy.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:38 ozy.com
    In Kariwa, Japan, the human touch is essential in making a more accurate 3D-printed…
  3. Why We Should Reward Imperfect Attendance

    Ozy.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:38 ozy.com
    Schoolkids should not be rewarded for perfect attendance. They should be ostracized for…
  4. How Advertising Can Make Brazil Less Sexist

    Ozy.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:38 ozy.com
    Sex sells, especially in Brazil. But the country's $10 billion ad industry is getting a…
  5. Can This Southern Spitfire Fix America's Prisons?

    Ozy.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:38 ozy.com
    Louisiana's youngest legislator wants to reform our prisons - but can…
  6. #BlackExcellence Moments This Year

    Madamenoire.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:37 madamenoire.com
    3This past year has been epic for Black Hollywood. We have won awards, broken records and have shown our projects can cross over. We want to take this time to share some epic #BlackExcellence moments over the past year. Hidden Figures Hidden Figures, one of the biggest films that hit Hollywood last year and we…
  7. Johnny Depp, The People-Pleasing Pirate

    Hollywoodoutbreak.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:30 hollywoodoutbreak.com
    From his very first appearance, in 1984's A Nightmare on Elm Street, to the present day, Johnny Depp has made a career of playing enigmatic characters. Perhaps that's why he still has a career. He rarely plays the same character twice (Pirates of the Caribbean's Captain Jack Sparrow being the notable exception), which helps him…
  8. The Peabody Awards honor stories that matter

    Fusion.net - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:27 fusion.net
    If the main selling point of televised award shows is the anticipation of finding out who wins, the Peabody Awards exist on a whole other wavelength. “Everybody at the show knows they’ve won,” Jeffrey P. Jones, the director of the Peabody Awards, told Fusion. “That means it becomes less about if they’re going to win…
  9. Reward for fish caught at Green Mtn. Reservoir

    Thedenverchannel.com - Lifesty
    05.26 / 04:17 thedenverchannel.com
    To participate, anglers must bring their northern pike to the Heeney Marina along with their driver’s license and fishing l…
  10. Why you never chew gum before sex — and other foods to avoid

    NYPost-Living
    05.26 / 04:14 nypost.com
    Whether you’re on a hot date or planning a cozy night in with your other half, you want to make sure your breath smells fresh. But if you’re planning to take it to the bedroom, chewing gum could be a big mistake. The act of chewing, without swallowing, can lead to bloating as you swa…
  11. NYC’s best outdoor restaurants and bars

    NYPost-Living
    05.26 / 04:14 nypost.com
    Sail into summer: New al fresco dining and drinking options beckon this holiday weekend. By the water: Garden Bar Tourists and locals alike are flocking to South Street Seaport’s newest al fresco watering hole, which opened this week. The setting: The 78-foot bar sits on a cobblestone street, flanked with two lounge areas, stocked w…
  12. BBB's Gallagher reflects on 35 years of scam busting

    Chesterfieldobserver.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:06 chesterfieldobserver.com
    BY RICH GRISET STAFF WRITER [img_assist|nid=108517|title=|desc= Thomas Gallagher, chief executive of the Central Virginia Better Business Bureau since 1982, is retiring at the end of this year.read…
  13. Watkins Elementary to get new megatrailers

    Chesterfieldobserver.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:06 chesterfieldobserver.com
    BY RICH GRISET STAFF WRITER At a PTA meeting last week at J.B.read…
  14. County’s ruling may cost Tarrington developer $1 million

    Chesterfieldobserver.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:06 chesterfieldobserver.com
    BY JIM McCONNELL STAFF WRITER The developer of an upscale Midlothian riverfront community stands to lose homesites worth an estimated $1 million in a dispute with the county over a stream that runs through its property.read…
  15. School system explores adding ESOL teachers

    Chesterfieldobserver.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:06 chesterfieldobserver.com
    By Rich Griset The Chesterfield County School Board is considering adding bilingual teachers to accommodate a surge in students who speak English as a second language. During the board’s monthly work session on May 23, school officials presented a plan to return all students considered English for Speakers of Other Languages learners to their home schools instead of designated ESOL centers. read m…
  16. Understanding the impact of ICE starts here, at the Arboretum

    Chesterfieldobserver.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:06 chesterfieldobserver.com
    BY RICH GRISET STAFF WRITER It’s a pleasant afternoon at the Arboretum Office Park.read m…
  17. The Hair Colour Ideas 2017 Can't Get Enough of

    Byrdie.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:05 byrdie.com
    Ready for a change? We've got all the inspo you…
  18. Spring Cleaning Goals for Real Life

    Hopeforwomenmag.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:03 hopeforwomenmag.com
    Use spring cleaning energy to create a home you love   Springtime naturally produces cleaning energy. Something about bright sun and warm weather after months of cozy shadows opens my eyes to cobwebs and inspires me to clean. I dream of blocking off an entire week to clean it all (and clean it perfectly, of…
  19. USAA Dropping Advertising on Fox News Hannity Show

    Communities.usaa.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 04:02 communities.usaa.com
    I have read several new stories that USAA is pulling advertising from Fox News Hannity program. I would like an explanation for this. If USAA is bending to left wing calls for advertisers to drop commercials on Fox News and the Hannity show in particular because of Fox News and Hannity show's content, this make me extremely concerned. I have been with USAA a long time and use many USAA products. If this is true, I would consider moving my business elsewhere. I have read that USAA made a…
  20. About Damn Time

    Freethoughtblogs.com - Lifestyle
    05.26 / 03:59 freethoughtblogs.com
    Ask me to name the graph that annoys me the most, and I’ll point to this one. Yes, Trump entered his presidency as the least liked in modern history, but he’s repeatedly interfered with Russian-related investigations and admitted he did it to save his butt. That’s a Watergate-level scandal, yet his approval numbers have barely…