| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:39 AM
Every so often, I have to leave behind the heavy and depressing news of the day (Syria, Egypt, the usual mayhem, murder and corruption in South Florida) for something a little more frivolous and fun.
And so it was with my print column for Sunday, in...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Busch Gardens has raised its prices between the spring and fall season.
Single-day tickets to Busch Gardens now cost $72. That is a $2 increase from the spring ticket price, which was an even $70. In 2012, single-day tickets to the park cost $66.99....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:19 AM
It's Freebie Friday! We've got some great offers today. Save $10 on gas cards at Publix through Sunday and grandparents get in free at Butterfly World on Saturday and Sunday, too. Use my long list to make a mad grab for freebies and save with retail...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:25 AM
It's Shopping Saturday! Go coupon crazy so you can save on Columbus Day sales this weekend. The weather's going to be beautiful, so use my fabulous deals to save on fun things to do. Get BOGO admission at 18 fun spots during Miami Attractions Month and...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:34 PM
It’s time, once again, to get your ghoul on. Here’s a list of Halloween activities across Hampton Roads. No doubt you’ll find something here to sink your teeth into. A word of warning, though. If you see a light over at the...
| Aug 30, 2012
While designing what is now the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena in the late 1960s, architects John Kelsey and Thornton Ladd expressed a belief: Space that houses art "can be part of the event and experience."
When it opened in 1969 as the Pasadena Art...
| May 23, 2013
| 8:28 AM
WHAT: Busch Gardens has a new stage show. "Madagascar Live! Operation: Vacation" features characters from the "Madagascar" movies, plus singers, dancers and a live band in the Tampa theme parks' newly renovated Stanleyville Theater (now enclosed and...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Lunch will be served anytime now — fresh fish — and no one has to cook it.
The adults are busy catching up while the kids swim and play, but this isn't any waterfront playground on a late summer day. This is a unique playground for penguins...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:23 PM
The grand opening of SeaWorld Orlando's Antarctica - Empire of the Penguin isn't until Friday morning, but here are five tips to help guide through the theme park's largest expansion. The Antarctica area includes a dark ride, an eatery, a gift shop and...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 2:11 PM
Busch Gardens has announced musical acts that will perform in various 2013 festivals at the Tampa theme park, including Goo Goo Dolls, Barenaked Ladies, Frank Sinatra Jr., Doobie Brothers, Oscar D'Leon and others.
All of these events are included in...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:23 AM
There's nothing theme parks like better than slowly rolling out their Halloween news. Universal has been taking the slow approach to build up anticipation for Halloween Horror Nights having announced three of what is usually six or seven haunted houses....