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Sandy caused significant damage to national parks

WASHINGTON, D.D. - Damage from Superstorm Sandy was not limited to heavily populated cities along the Eastern Seaboard.

National parks wave entrance fees September 24

Washington – This September 24, the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, invite Americans to go for a walk, kick a ball, plant

Upscale hotel considered for infamous Alcatraz

SAN FRANCISCO - The National Park Service is considering adding a hotel to Alcatraz Island, site of one of the world's most notorious prisons.Unlike the cells afforded to inmates such as Al "Scarface" Capone, the facility would offer upscale accommodations like those now available at the Ahwahnee Hotel in California's Yosemite National Park.