RV owners like comfort and camaraderie

...number of Americans who are taking to the open road and purchasing RVs to get the most out of the experience, according to the Recreational...RVIA president Richard Coon in a news release from the RVIA. "RVs provide families with the ability to take whatever kind of vacation...

Airstream can't keep up with demand

...of machinery, this beautiful design that other trailers and RVs don't give you," says 46-year-old Kate Gilbert. She...trailers inspire, besides the fact that they cost more than other RVs, usually have less storage space and require more maintenance...

Falling oil prices raise alarm in North Dakota towns that invested in construction projects

...of about 5,000, has become a magnet for "man camps," where newly arriving workers and their families live in trailers, RVs and any other structure that can stand up to North Dakota's winds.The pace of growth over the past decade has been "hyperventilating...

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: THE RANT ABOUT the RVs in Blythe: The laws have been on the books for years. The current mayor is just starting to enforce them. He is not picking...

RV's selling at rapid rate

...lives behind for long weekends to remote locations in their new RVs. The recreation vehicle -- a vacation home on wheels -- is...guzzler, he said. Sometimes seen as a vehicle for seniors, RVs are being bought by younger people than in the past, ownership...

Drivers see gas prices fall ahead of holiday weekend

There is good news at the gas pump as Americans get ready to fill their cars, RVs and boats for the Labor Day weekend.The national average price for gasoline has been falling steadily this month, reaching about...

Drivers turn to Twitter during rain delay at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - In the days before social media, drivers would pass the time during rain delays sleeping in their RVs or playing poker with each other, crew members and even the media.Now, many of them Tweet ? a lot.One thing that sent...

Business briefs

...Recreational Vehicle dealership in New Ellenton, was honored recently by Coachmen RV Co. for $1 million worth of Coachmen RVs purchased by the dealership during the year. Trotter Builders Inc. in Martinez recently was awarded a Jewell Building Systems...

Business briefs

...Vehicle dealership in New Ellenton, has been honored by Coachmen RV Company for purchasing one million dollars worth of Coachman RVs during the year. Trojan Labor Services of Augusta has announced the Grand Opening of its second location at 443 Broad Street...

Maine attractions

...should be," it's a state full of spectacular scenery, pure air and endless hordes of tourist-laden minivans, SUVs and RVs, their occupants intent on finding the perfect Kodak moment, fried seafood and, if possible, a public bathroom in the next...

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