On holidays like Memorial Day, the sand can get pretty crowded, so some cities are banning tents and barbecues.
The humblest shoes of summer got their start thousands of years ago
Southern Californians are known for their laid-back attitude. But a fight over beaches has split folks who own expensive beach front homes and beach-goers who gather around fire pits.
This might be a hard story for you to hear if your house has lost value in the last few years. But there are some places where the housing market is still pretty overheated -- like a small corner of England, where a tiny beach shack just sold for $270,000.
The National Resources Defense Council has released their annual beach report--highlighting the country's dirtiest and cleanest swimming spots....