(Feb. 18, 2013) — The Monitor writes that 79-year-old Helen Hobbs is a prolific quilter for family and friends back home in Iowa. But at Victoria Palms RV Park in Donna, she’s also one of an original group of sewers who make hundreds of hats for cancer patients who have lost their hair.
(Feb. 18, 2013) — Based on the quality of its facilities, amenities and guest services, America’s Best Campground, located in Branson, Mo., has been designated as one of the Best Parks in America.
(Feb. 15, 2013) — An explosion at the Creekside RV Park in Greer Thursday afternoon left one man severely burned, reports WHNS Greenville.
(Feb. 14, 2013) — Don McClellan, a resident at the Sam’s Good RV Park in Vancouver, bought a $300 basketball hoop for the children that live in the park for Christmas in 2011. It was stolen a few weeks ago, but to McClellan’s surprise, the thief was caught and the hoop was returned, reports The Columbian.
(Feb. 14, 2013) — The Apache Family Campground and Pier in Myrtle Beach will provide free parking, free pier admission, discounts at the arcade and a DJ during its Presidents Day Weekend Celebration and Mini RV Show, reports MyrtleBeachOnline.com.
(Feb. 14, 2013) — About 100 people from more than 10 communities rallied along the shores of Love Creek near Lewes on Saturday morning to oppose the proposed 162-acre Love Creek RV Resort and Campground, reports the Cape Gazette.
(Feb. 13, 2013) — Sun Communities, Inc. today announced that, on Feb. 8, 2013, it acquired ten 10 recreational vehicle communities, personal property and other associated intangibles for an aggregate purchase price of $111,475,000.
(Feb. 13, 2013) — Residents of about 30 recreational vehicles are abruptly moving out this week after the owner told them he’s closing the camp because it was recently annexed into the city limits of Williston, N.D., where living in an RV is not permitted, reports Forum News Service.
(Feb. 12, 2013) — In Minnesota, the Elysian City Council voted down a proposal Monday to build a 61-unit campground and six-unit hotel after councilors decided the lakeshore property should remain zoned as residential, reports the Mankato Free Press.
(Feb. 11, 2013) — During a recent meeting, Martins Ferry council members approved a plan by Mansuetto Roofing Contractors to build a recreational vehicle park on the former site of Scheele Produce, reports the Martins Ferry Times Leader.
(Feb. 11, 2013) — In North Augusta, S.C., a county ordinance has been revised that could allow campers to return to a small RV park.
(Feb. 8, 2013) — During a Wednesday meeting, the St. James Parish Council ordered a six-month halt to construction and development of recreational vehicle parks and campgrounds, reports The Advocate.
(Feb. 8, 2013) — Patch.com reports on Wednesday night, the Wentzville Board of Aldermen reversed an earlier decision to not allow RVs to camp at Rotary Park during the Renaissance Faire.
(Feb. 8, 2013) — For Blake Green, Jack Rathert, Steve Merriman, Kent Evans and Ivan Armstrong, the recycling program at Palm Creek Golf & RV Resort in Casa Grande is what makes the park special, reports TriValley Central.
(Feb. 7, 2013) — On Wednesday, Idaho Power said it has begun a three-year pilot program to provide discounted fees to service-disabled military veterans and to seniors at the company’s parks, reports the Twin Falls Times-News.
(Feb. 7, 2013) — On Wednesday, the Planning & Zoning Commission got a tiny step closer to making the proposed RV resort in Northwest Cape Coral a reality, says the Fort Myers Beach Observer.
(Feb. 7, 2013) — Lake George RV Park was one of only nine campgrounds, RV parks and resorts across the country to earn an all around “A” grade in the fifth annual GuestRated satisfaction survey of independent parks for five years in a row, the park announced today.
(Feb. 7, 2013) — On Feb. 13, a public hearing will be held in Monroe Township on a request to open a rustic campground on what’s commonly known as Dog Lady Island, or Kausler’s Island in Plum Creek, reports the Monroe Evening News.
(Feb. 6, 2013) — After it was announced Jan. 28 that Viola Hamilton resigned as hostess of Falls on the Brazos Park in Marlin, Falls County Commissioners began discussing the current state of the park, reports the Marlin Democrat.
(Feb. 6, 2013) — On Monday, Lee County leaders decided to disagree with a hearing examiner’s findings and rejected plans for a new RV park on Pine Island, reports NBC2 News.