| Aug 31, 2014
| 10:46 AM
A dispute about how Walt Disney World doles out extra shifts to workers will go to an arbitrator on Friday.
About a year and a half ago, Disney put in place a system that makes it more difficult for some workers to claim unfilled shifts ahead of time....
| Aug 29, 2014
Listings are subject to change. Please call the venue in advance.
Bob Thames Saltwater Soul: 11 a.m. Oct. 4, Christmas Park, Canal and Live Oak streets, New Smyrna Beach, free, 386-423-9760.
Benjamin Booker: 8 p.m. Oct. 29, The Social, 54 N....
| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:12 PM
J.K. Rowling has added more to her Harry Potter online universe, Pottermore.
And for the first time, it's not just words -- it's also music.
Rowling has written a 500-word story about Celestina Warbeck, the "singing sorceress" who is mentioned in...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:05 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. Rachel diMonda, 20, stood at a medallion in the ground labeled "Meteolojinx" and waved her wand left, then right.
Like magic or more like an extremely savvy feat of theme park planning an umbrella extending from the side of the building...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:29 AM
El año pasado fue La Llorona, directamente desde México. Este otoño será Drácula, sin escalas desde Transilvania.
Universal Orlando Resort dará vida nuevamente al vampiro más famoso de la historia, Vlad Tepes, el verdadero rey del siglo XIII y la...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:26 AM
A Wet 'n Wild worker is in critical condition after he was trapped under water while cleaning one of the pools at the theme park Tuesday morning, officials said.
Orlando police responded at 10:07 a.m. to the "industrial accident" at the Universal...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 10:30 AM
So what if you're toting diapers and a stroller, the kids aren't too young to hit theme parks -- especially this summer -- and you're guaranteed some fun, too.
Wherever you and your toddlers and preschoolers find yourselves this summer, you'll find...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Celebration of Harry Potter event that Universal Orlando hosted earlier this year will return, the resort announced today....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Universal Studios will sink its teeth into the upcoming movie "Dracual Untold" at the 2014 edition of Halloween Horror Nights.
The theme park announced Thursday that the movie, which debuts Oct. 17, will be the basis for a haunted house at the event,...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Fans of the "Transformers" franchise might want to think about attending VetFest USA in downtown Orlando Labor Day weekend.
In addition to honoring and raising money for American military veterans, the non-profit festival will feature Robosaurus, known...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Norman's at Ritz-Carlton Orlando will host tribute to chef Charlie Trotter Dec. 13. The reception will feature hors d’oeuvres presented by award-winning local chefs as well as culinary stations by Norman Van Aken and his team. Sommeliers will be...