| Dec 28, 2010
| 1:00 PM
Three exhibits are in their final days at the Orlando Science Center, but new elements featuring Curious George and Jane Goodall will be added in February.
On the way out, as of Sunday, Jan. 2, are "Get the Message," which focuses on forms of...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 7:19 AM
Orlando Science Center is again marking "Walmart $5 Day" this Saturday. Translation: Admission to the science center is five bucks for the day.
Also Saturday is its fourth "Mission Nutrition" event, which shows off the latest medical technology plus...
| Mar 13, 2011
| 5:14 PM
Photo by Beth Black
With so many people losing their jobs, the workplace can feel like a never-ending season ofSurvivor. But for Sean Kenniff, even spending 36 days on the remote Malaysian island of Pulau Tiga during the reality show’s original...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 5:50 PM
Ski Rixen at Quiet Waters Park (photo by Beth Black)
BEST PLACE TO CABLE SKI AND WAKEBOARD
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401 S. Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach, 954-429-0215, Skirixenusa.com
No boat is needed to wakeboard, water-ski or kneeboard at Ski...
| Oct 11, 2009
Hope for Animals
and Their World
How Endangered Species
Are Being Rescued From the Brink
Grand Central: 378 pp., $27.99
Dancing With Cranes
and Other Ways to Start the Day
W.W. Norton: 240 pp., $23.95...
| Mar 16, 2009
Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson wants to help all meat eaters wake up from the dream of denial they are experiencing. He wants to prepare us for what he describes as a "transformative moment," when we look at the meat or animal product on our plate (fish, fowl,...
| Mar 1, 2009
Stone walls line the roads of this city's historic Scofieldtown section, a picturesque community with spacious homes and sprawling yards.
A "No Trespassing" sign on a decorative iron gate at the front of a long wooded driveway stops the florist from...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 9:46 AM
Looks like the slow season has quickly faded at our theme parks and attractions. Two major multi-week festivals open this weekend, plus some new arrivals and activities are available. Here's a brief look.
+ Bands, Brew & BBQ begins Saturday at SeaWorld...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 6:57 AM
There are loads of entertaining options this weekends at our theme parks and attractions.
+ There are Mardi Gras concerts on both Saturday and Sunday at Universal Studios. The B-52s are set to perform Saturday, followed by the omnipresent KC & the...
| Nov 20, 2010
Six Rotary Ambassadorial Scholars attended the Glendale Sunrise Rotary Club's weekly meeting on Oct. 22, at the Hilton Glendale. The Rotary Ambassadorial Scholarship program is one of the world's largest privately funded international scholarship...
| Jul 18, 2009
Chimpanzees and humans share about 95% of their DNA. If affinity and awareness count, Jane Goodall may have a smidge more. As the world's most renowned primatologist, her work has changed what we think of our primate brethren as thinking and feeling...