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Break out the hiking books, dust off your old tent and get ready for adventure: National Park Week is upon us. To celebrate, let's take a look…

  • By KIM COOK Associated Press

A hike in the woods or a stroll through a preserve or park can be enhanced by a good trail sign — one that is informative, easy to see, yet doesn't intrude on the vista.

  • By KIM COOK Associated Press

There are those who prefer perfectly matched furniture and a monochromatic color scheme in decor. But for those who like to shake things up, it's time to take it outside.

  • By KIM COOK Associated Press

Volleyball courts. Sand pits. Splash pools. Giant movie screens. You don't have to be a kid to design and enjoy an outdoor play space.

  • By MELISSA KOSSLER DUTTON Associated Press

John Paul Vyborny and his family discovered bocce ball while vacationing in the Bahamas many years ago.

  • By JOHN MARSHALL Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) — Backpacking is a great way to enjoy the outdoors with the added bonus of getting a little exercise. Those packs are not light and it involves walking most of the time, so you definitely feel it at the end of the day.

Two osprey nests, built by East Moline Troop 383 Eagle Scout Ross Chapman of Geneseo, Illinois were installed by crews with MidAmerican at the…

 DAVENPORT — Mary L. Holmes, 83, of Davenport, died Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Manor Care-Utica Ridge in Davenport.

  • Robert Wands

The Empire State Building is seen at almost its entire length from the corner of Park Avenue and 33rd Street in New York, May 31, 1951.(AP Pho…

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In 1917, actor, producer, director and bandleader Desi Arnaz was born in Santiago de Cuba.