| Dec 28, 2011
| 9:22 AM
The 11-day year-end holiday period this season -Dec. 23, to Jan. 2 - is the longest travel holiday season of the year, according to AAA. That means it's also one of the busiest times for America's roadways.
Some 83.6 million people will travel over 50...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Acura of Avon once again successfully "Stuffed the SUV" this holiday season. The event was a fundraiser to collect toys for the Canton Holiday Adopt-a-Family program.
"It was a much merrier holiday for some local children due in large part to toy...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Pros: “The weather!” says Christina Friedrichsen, author of “Intimate Weddings: Planning a Small Wedding that Fits Your Budget and Style” (North Light Books, 2004). “If you’ve got your heart set on an outdoor...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 7:41 AM
During the holiday season, an organization called Angel Tree is dedicated to delivering presents to the 1.7 million children nationwide are unable to experience the typical family holiday due to incarcerated family members and to help them...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Hundreds of families find themselves without food throughout the winter. South Windsor High School students are taking steps to help those in need during the holiday season.
Associate Principal Tiffany Violette says that by participating in the...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 7:00 AM
This Sunday is Father’s Day. For a lot of dads, that might mean one thing -- meat. And when it comes to meat, what's more satisfying than a juicy steak? Take a stab at one of these eateries to satisfy your father’s beefy cravings:
| Oct 25, 2013
| 6:54 AM
When Halloween falls midweek, it gets us a chance to celebrate during the weekend before and the weekend after, not to mention on actual Oct. 31. Here's a look at how the theme parks are marking the occasion for the next 10 days.
+ Magic Kingdom...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Happy Hippo is ready for her closeup.
The character is one of the balloons joining the lineup for the Macy's Holiday Parade, which returns to Universal Studios on Saturday. Happy goes way back.
She debuted in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Arabian Nights, the longtime dinner show that's set to close Dec. 31, is in the midst of its holiday production called "Amirah's Wish." It features its stable of horses and performers in unexpected yuletide twists. Here are five things to know before...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:34 AM
The Orange County Regional History Center will hold a holiday event on Tuesday.
The free event, set for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the downtown Orlando museum, will be punctuated by Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs throwing the switch to light up Heritage...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 6:33 AM
A handful of multiday events kick off this weekend at Central Florida attractions, and one of them isn't even holiday-related.
+ Green Meadows Farm, an animal-centric attraction in Kissimmee, launches its first Festival of Cultures today, and it will go...