| Apr 5, 2015
| 4:09 AM
It's wonderful when businesses honor our military heroes, especially with year-round freebies.
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment's Waves of Honor program is a salute to active-duty military, veterans and their families, offering free and discounted...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 5:00 PM
In his latest book, retired educator Joseph Freitus provides a thorough briefing to those not aware of how vital Tidewater Virginia was to World War II efforts.
His "Virginia in the War Years: Military Bases, the U-Boat War and Daily Life" begins with...
| 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...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:01 AM
Itching for some fun in the sun?
Dreaming of beaches, palm trees or just warmer weather? Grab your flip-flops and Ray-Bans, then, and let’s go where the weather suits our clothes Ruth Nagy, managing director of AAA travel operations, says one of...
| 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 17, 2015
| 10:54 AM
In the coming days, guests at Busch Gardens Tampa will be able to see the theme park's newest addition on the Myombe Reserve habitat.
The endangered western lowland gorilla was born Feb. 6 at 8:30 p.m. to its 27-year-old mother, Mary.
| 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...