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  • Wallace Coberg, filmmaker

    Wallace Coberg, filmmaker
    Wallace "Wally" Henry Coberg, a theatrical designer and filmmaker who was at work on a new Edgar Allan Poe documentary, died of an apparent heart attack Nov. 18 at his Bolton Hill home. He was 63. Born in New York, N.Y, he lived in Edison, N.J., and...
  • Cruise Homeport spotlight: Port of Tampa

    Cruise Homeport spotlight: Port of Tampa
    Located within 500 miles of the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico and Western Caribbean islands, the Port of Tampa is an ideal departure point for seven-day or shorter cruises to Cozumel, Costa Maya, Roatan, Belize City, Grand Cayman and other Western Caribbean...
  • Program note: SeaWorld's Manta on 'Insane Coaster Wars' Sunday

    Program note: SeaWorld's Manta on 'Insane Coaster Wars' Sunday
    It's time for a friendly reminder that Manta, the newest coaster at SeaWorld Orlando, will be featured in an episode of the new "Insane Coaster Wars" series on the Travel Channel this Sunday. The episode airs at 9:30 p.m. It's the second "Insane Coaster...
  • Disney lobbies to erase contract law

     
    Walt Disney World, concerned about potential legal liability, is seeking to get out from under a state law governing how businesses contract with sales agents. The giant resort wants the Florida Legislature to exempt it and other travel companies from a...
  • Roller coaster roundup: Cheetah Hunt cars arrive at Busch Gardens, Hulk going green again at Islands of Adventure

     
    Here are two tidbits on the roller coaster front: + The ride vehicles for Cheetah Hunt, the under-construction coaster at Busch Gardens, have arrived in Tampa.  The cars will have a feline theme, of course. The ride is scheduled to open May 27. For more...
  • SeaWorld gets shout out in Senate hearing

     
    SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment was singled out Thursday in Tallahassee for pitching in with emergency-response efforts. In a presentation to the Senate Military Affairs, Space and Domestic Affairs Committee, the Florida Retail Federation cited the theme-...
  • Busch Gardens Cheetah Hunt update: Cars on the track (plus more baby cheetah photos)

     
    Thanks to Busch Gardens blogger Lauren Skowyra for providing more images from the new Cheetah Hunt roller coaster set to open May 27 at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. The coaster track is assembled and now the team there is testing to make sure the cars roll...
  • Busch Gardens reveals names of baby cheetah, puppy friend

     
    The facebook poll is closed and the baby cheetah at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and its Labrador puppy friend now have names. The cheetah is named Kasi, Swahili for “one with speed” and the puppy is named Mtani, Swahili for “close friend.&#...
  • New baby lemurs make appearance at Busch Gardens

     
    While Busch Gardens has their hands full with new roller coasters this week, the folks at the Busch Gardens blog posted about some new baby lemurs at the Jambo Junction attraction. It's a cute alert post, and who doesn't love those. The newborns (2 of...
  • Star sighting: Rev Run at Busch Gardens

     
      Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons of Run-D.M.C fame and the MTV reality show “Run's House”  visited Busch Gardens Tampa with his family recently. Simmons and his daughter, Miley, watched big cats enjoy a frozen treat at the Cheetah Run...
  • Busch Gardens launches new iPhone app

     
    Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is putting the park in the guests’ hands by launching an interactive iPhone and Android application. The free app is now available in the iTunes App Store and will be coming soon to the Android Market. This will be the...