| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:13 AM
It’s a jungle in there.
At least, that’s the hope of “Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy,” coming to Fort Lauderdale’s Broward Center for the Performing Arts July 22-27.
Pompano Beach-based Cirque Dreams opened the show of...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Lynyrd Skynyrd, the venerable titans of Southern rock, roll into Busch Gardens in Williamsburg for a 7 p.m. concert on Sunday. (Call it a "Sunday Night Special.") Guitarist Gary Rossington is the only remaining original member, but vocalist Johnny Van...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Former Boy Scout upset that warning wasn't heeded
Keith Paré, 46, whose sexual abuse complaint in the 1980s spurred the Boy Scouts of America to ban a man from Scouting for life says he's "livid" that the same man — Thomas G. Seifert — was...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Care about homeless pets? Put your feet where your mouth is.
And your paws.
Humans and their furry companions are invited to sign up now for the annual Paws for a Cause Dog Walk 2014, a two-mile meander to raise funds to help keep the Peninsula SPCA...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Groupon has a deal for SeaWorld and Busch Gardens that will get you a Fun Card for only $75.
The Fun Card gets you access to one of the two parks until the end of the year. The normal price is $95 plus tax.
The Fun Card doesn't cover parking or give you...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Looking for a way to celebrate the Fourth of July with all due patriotism, but also ride a few roller coasters while you're at it? Busch Gardens in Williamsburg has got you covered. Country singer Lee Greenwood, of "God Bless the USA" fame, will be...
| Jul 5, 2014
With computer simulators, electronic matches, 1,200 feet of fiber optic wiring, a metal suitcase control panel — shooting off professional-grade fireworks in 2014 has very little to do with striking an actual match.
And, yet, Mark Lane and Zachary...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 3:57 PM
It had been stationary since 1993, before any of this year's participants were born. In our corner of the commonwealth, with the beaches and amusement parks nearby, the Virginia High School Coaches Association's All-Star week called the Peninsula its home...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Q. “Since you have all of the deal info, what is the best Busch Gardens’ deal on a single-day pass?” — Crystal Breede
A. The best deal right now on single-day tickets is a coupon you can get at Food Lion — use the online...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 7:04 PM
Kathy Howell, president and creative director of Howell Creative Group in Williamsburg, was elected president of the Virginia Living Museum board of trustees for 2014-15.
Howell is president and creative director of Howell Creative Group, a marketing ...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Hot Chelle Rae, the three-man band behind singles such as “Tonight, Tonight” and “Don’t Say Goodnight,” will lead off the Saturday Summer Nights concert series at Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa.
The group will perform at...