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Calif. Town Hassles Good Deed Doers in RVs

Volunteers were just starting out their week of service at Community United Methodist Church in Desert Hot Springs, Calif., on Monday morning (Oct. 22) when city officials asked them to leave. The roaming volunteer group, RVers in Mission, travels throughout...

A Closer Look at Grand Canyon Referendum

Arizona lawmakers want to take back the Grand Canyon and use one of the seven natural wonders of the world to generate more revenue for the state. A referendum placed on the Nov. 6 ballot by the Legislature would amend the Arizona Constitution to declare sovereign...

Sun RV Resorts Picks AGS for Guest Guides

AGS, a division of Texas Advertising, has been selected by Sun RV Resorts to handle all marketing for their guest services guides in all 15 of their Florida properties. AGS representative Bill Soss has been working with Sun Communities RV Marketing Specialist Carolyn...

Reports: Gasoline Price Tumble to Continue

Americans thinking about driving over the river and through the woods for Thanksgiving could be in line for a nice surprise: lower gas prices. CNN reported that prices have fallen 3.8% over the past 11 days to a national average of $3.67 a gallon for regular,...

ELS Reports Improving Q3 Financial Results

Equity LifeStyle Properties Inc. ELS today (Oct. 22) announced results for the three and nine months ended Sept. 30, 2012. For the three months ended Sept 30, Funds From Operations (FFO) were $53.2 million, or $1.17 per share on a fully-diluted basis, compared to...

Oil Boom RV Park Residents Get Booted Out

Management of the Sagitawah RV Park near Whitecourt, Alberta, received notice last week that their application to continue operations through the winter was denied, leaving many tenants confused about the situation, the Whitecourt Star reported. The RV park has...

Gasoline Prices Begin Their Seasonal Decline

And just like that, gasoline prices have begun to tumble. U.S. drivers are finally seeing relief at the gas pump. The nationwide average for a gallon of gas fell nearly 5 cents over the weekend to $3.665. That’s the lowest price since early August. The price of...

Bradley Corp. Unveils New Evero Pearl Series

Bradley Corp. has introduced a new iridescent color palette to its Evero Natural Quartz line – the Pearl Series – providing a luminous and sustainable blend of quartz, seashells and glass. Evero natural quartz surface is the first and only natural quartz material that...

Wisconsin to Tighten Imported Firewood Net?

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wants to tighten the noose around the forests’ most damaging invaders by reducing to 10 miles the distance from which a state campground user may carry in firewood. Paul DeLong, the state’s chief forester, says the...

'Bakken Rough' RVs Dot Oilfield Campgrounds

The palatial fifth-wheel camper trailers on Tour America’s lot in Billings, Mont., certainly take the “rough” out of roughing it. Salesman Dustin Bretz knew standard RVs weren’t going to cut it when Bakken oilfield workers came calling. There’s camping rough,...

'Boomerbirds' More Affluent than 'Snowbirds'

There already have been sightings of vehicles in Yuma, Ariz., with out-of-state license plates from places like Washington, Oregon and other northern climes. They herald the start of the annual winter season, when thousands of people from up North migrate to Yuma to...