| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Discovery Cove, SeaWorld's day resort that features interactions with dolphins, exotic fish and birds, again has won the top spot in TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice competition. It was ranked the No. 1 amusement park in the world for 2014. Universal's...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:43 PM
Byron Cowart, the No. 1 high school football recruit in the nation according to Rivals.com, had never been on an airplane before Friday.
The rising-senior defensive end from Armwood High School in Seffner, Fla., compared it to a roller coaster he rode...
| 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...
| May 25, 2014
| 5:04 AM
On Memorial Day, we honor those who have so honored us with their sacrifice and service to keep America free and strong.
Retailers and restaurants also salute the military, offering discounts to veterans, active duty and retired U.S. military, National...
| 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...
| May 29, 2014
| 7:02 AM
The opening of Falcon's Fury, a dramatic drop-tower attraction, has been officially delayed, according to a statement released by Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa.
"Due to a delay in the fabrication of key component parts, neither the manufacturer...