| Oct 26, 2014
| 9:40 AM
The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is getting the largest makeover in its history.
A $125 million redesign project that will transform each of its 2,267 rooms has begun.
"As we celebrate the hotel's 25th anniversary, it is appropriate that...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:34 AM
Halloween falls on a Friday this year, and there’s no Halloween like a Friday Halloween.
But for some folks, Halloween isn’t one night – it’s a full season.
Here’s a look at some of the places you can visit in Hampton...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:16 AM
Busch Gardens is offering several coupons for discounts on Howl-O-Scream tickets.
Visitors can find coupons for $5 off admission ($10 off if tickets are purchased online) at Wendy's locations and through Papa John's.
Regular admissions costs $72. ...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:40 AM
If you're anything like me, a day out shopping with the girls is just the refresher you need. So, with relaxation in mind, I headed to Carytown in Richmond with a girlfriend in tow on a recent Saturday morning.
Before hitting the road, readers on the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:06 AM
The Christmas Town Fun Card offer will return again this year at Busch Gardens Williamsburg.
Visitors who have a Christmas Town Fun Card can return to the park during the entire holiday season for $32, the price of single-day admission to the...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Is there such a thing as a low-maintenance garden?
Some landscapers and horticulturists will tell you no – every garden needs maintenance of some kind.
For the most part, they are right.
From personal experience, I can tell you there are high-...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Adventure Island, a water park in Tampa, will add a new ride called Colossal Curl in 2015.
The attraction will be a "family thrill slide" with corkscrews, a funnel, waterfalls and wave elements, according to officials at the park, which is adjacent to...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 9:26 AM
If you ever wondered how someone gets to be called a beer geek, look no further than Mark DeNote.
The Spring Hill middle school literature teacher has tasting notes on 4,486 different beers, just in case he’s ever asked for his critical opinion....
| Sep 26, 2014
AUDUBON SOCIETY'S CENTER FOR BIRDS OF PREY: conservation, education and raptor rehabilitation facility: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (except holidays); 1101 Audubon Way, Maitland; $5 adults, $4 ages 3-12; 407-644-0190.
BLACK HAMMOCK ADVENTURES:...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:27 AM
Zac Allen of Newport News may not have taken first place in the Start Norfolk 5 competition at Old Dominion University this past weekend, but the entrepreneurial boot camp only fueled his passion to bring a micro-community of tiny homes to Hampton Roads....
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:47 AM
Llega la temporada del miedo, cuando se materializan fantasmas, zombis y monstruos que ponen a prueba el nivel de resistencia de los humanos a las provocaciones del más allá.
La Florida Central celebra Halloween o la Noche de brujas dando entrada a todo...