| Jul 25, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The best way to toast the end of a long, hot summer is with a special family trip during the Labor Day weekend. It’s the perfect time to get serious about back-to-school mode, remember good times past and plan for all the good times yet to come....
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:05 AM
Earth Day is April 22, and Disney's Animal Kingdom park will be celebrating with its annual Party for the Planet event.
This year's celebration will teach guests what they can do to make their backyards wildlife-friendly, as well as ways to connect...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 10:37 PM
Old citrus groves would become new neighborhoods, shopping centers and even a baseball stadium under the ambitious Minto West development proposal going before the Palm Beach County Commission Monday.
Backers say the South Florida real estate rebound...
| Jul 26, 2014
| 7:59 PM
They've won the first two battles to make gay marriage legal in Florida. Now the state's largest LGBT civil rights organization has its next target in sight — a bill banning workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.
"Being able to get...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Entertainment will line the streets of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley when it opens this summer at Universal Studios, the theme park announced Wednesday.
Guests will be able to watch "The Tales of Beedle the Bard," a four-person...
| May 30, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Did someone say butterbeer ice cream? Visitors to Universal's Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley will be able to lick that right up when the attraction opens at Universal Studios theme park this summer.
On Friday, Universal Orlando revealed...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:19 AM
Magic Kingdom's Festival of Fantasy features a slew of well-known characters, from princesses to Pinocchio. But a good portion of the color and kinetic energy of the parade comes from supporting players not seen in Disney movies.
I chatted with senior...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:29 PM
A pedestrian hit by a car in Oakland Park died of his injuries Thursday afternoon.
Rollin Francis, 35, was crossing West Oakland Park Boulevard on Sunday around 11:15 p.m. when a driver heading east struck him, according to detectives.
Oakland Park Fire...
| May 20, 2014
| 11:37 AM
SeaWorld Orlando is adding a unique feature to its mobile app soon that will allow people to buy its QuickQueue pass anywhere – even when standing in line at a ride. QuickQueue is the park’s express lane feature for rides and attractions....
| May 18, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Happy just got more expensive. Disneyland, which calls itself the happiest place on Earth, raised its entry prices, a week before the Memorial Day weekend marks the start of summer.
Without notice, Walt Disney Co. raised the price of a single-day ticket...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:10 AM
Update: Click here for a list of the 2014 narrators.
Disney World continues to fill its lineup of narrators for its Candlelight Processional event, which begins Nov. 26, the day after Thanksgiving. The holiday music presentation includes a mass choir,...