(Nov. 4, 2011) -- Virginia Campground Association elects new board members, expands RV show marketing, considers adding a state capitol lobbiest and welcomes state park managers to its meeting.
(Nov. 4, 2011) -- Canadian employment fell by 54,000 in October, contrary to the 15,000 rise expected by forecasters, said Desjardins. Payroll employment in America rose a modest 80,000 in October, which was slightly below the 95,000 gain expected, added Ferley.
(Nov. 4, 2011) -- Kropf park model homes incorporate LED lighting, Energy Star refrigerators, low-flow toilets and sustainably harvested oriented strand board, or wood that comes from fast-growing trees. They also recycle cardboard, copper wire, aluminum and steel.
(Nov. 4, 2011) -- DriveAway Holidays, Australia’s leading self-drive wholesaler, has launched its Car & Motorhome Brochure for 2012/13. Packed full of self-drive holiday options, this brochure is an invaluable tool for planning a driving trip anywhere in the world.
(Nov. 4, 2011) -- Big Bend National Park and Big Bend Ranch State Park are sponsoring the second annual River Cleanup Day on Nov. 12. Volunteers are needed to remove litter while spending a day canoeing, rafting or hiking along the Rio Grande, reports the Alpine Avalanche.
(Nov. 4, 2011) -- The Myrtle Beach Sun News reports that an Horry County grand jury indicted 61-year-old Leslie Gregory Bohannon on charges he struck his wife with their car during an argument at the KOA Campground in Myrtle Beach Aug. 5, according to court records.
(Oct. 4, 2011) -- Though many campgrounds near the Maryland-Delaware shores are closed until spring, some, like Tall Pines in Lewes, stay open year-round. Fall is one of the best times to enjoy camping, with fewer bugs and smaller crowds, reports Delmarva Now.
(Nov. 4, 2011) -- CommonWealth Magazine reports that retirement assets such as homes and 401(k)s have taken huge blows from the recession, and less than a quarter of American workers have enough money in a 401(k) or similar plan to be able to live comfortably in retirement.
(Nov. 3, 2011) -- NTP Distribution, Inc. today announced expanded next-day fleet delivery service to regions in Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama beginning Nov. 7. This enhanced offering also extends delivery cut-off times from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern Time.
(Nov. 3, 2011) -- The Good Sam RV Park & Resort Network announces its sponsorship of the Low Country Dinner Boil at the 2011 Outdoor Hospitality Conference & Expo presented by the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC).