| Mar 30, 2015
| 7:06 AM
Spring Break is over for Broward school students, and that means it's back to school -- and tests.
High-stakes standardized testing (the new Florida Standards Assessment) is in full gear over the next six weeks. In the case of third-graders (such as...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:32 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Wary craft beer brewers are hoping efforts in the Legislature to allow them to operate more freely will go down smoothly the second time around.
"I know the beer side of things,'' said Ron Raike, brewmaster of Titusville-based...
| Mar 29, 2015
YORK — Retired Staff Sgt. Woodrow Slate joined the Army in 2000 thinking he would make a career out of it.
"We were definitely lifers," said the Newport News native, who most know as Woody.
That all changed in 2004.
After suffering several...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 5:06 PM
Busch Gardens Williamsburg is kicking off its 40th season with a free single-day admission offer to anyone born in 1975.
"Don't forget March 27 – March 29, 2015 anyone born in 1975 can receive FREE single-day admission into the park to...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 11:51 AM
If you're counting, it's 29 days until you get to ride Tempesto, the new roller coaster at Busch Gardens.
But while you're waiting, there's no reason you can't experience the rest of the park's rides and attractions. The Williamsburg-area theme park...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 3:17 AM
Looking for some fun things to do in Hampton Roads this weekend? Here's a look at some of your entertainment options.
Busch Gardens opens for the season this weekend. The new coaster Tempesto won't open for another month, but you can still check out...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 11:55 AM
TAMPA -- Sofisticados platillos inspirados en Florida y una extensa selección de bebidas que incluye 60 variedades de vinos y 50 tipos de cervezas, además de conciertos vespertinos, son los ingredientes principales del primer Festival de Comida y Vino del...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 1:22 PM
Busch Gardens, the Williamsburg-area theme park, will not be doing any concerts this year.
The news comes as a mild disappointment. The park generally brings in a half-dozen or more shows, and the schedule usually includes a mix of teeny-bop acts,...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 8:53 AM
Sometimes when you're traveling, it would be nice to get away from the frantic atmosphere of the airport. If you're in Finland's Helsinki Airport, you can get a respite in the 19 GoSleep sleeping pods available at Gates 18 and 38. Each pod is an ergonomic...
| Feb 9, 2015
The Walt Disney Co.'s hotel occupancy at its domestic resorts spiked in its first quarter — 89 percent compared with 81 percent the previous year.
It will probably be difficult to see it go much higher, Disney Chief Financial Officer Jay Rasulo...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 1:23 PM
SeaWorld Orlando Park President Terry Prather is becoming SeaWorld Entertainment's senior vice president of operations in a series of management changes announced Friday afternoon.
Prather's position is a newly created one.
Daniel B. Brown will become...