| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Terps coach McCoy to be inducted into Hall of Fame
The National Wrestling Hall of Fame announced that Maryland wrestling coach Kerry McCoy will be inducted as a member of the Class of 2014. McCoy will be joined by former Maryland...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:57 AM
While more seasonally inclined states are waiting for snow to signal holiday cheer, Florida is stringing icicle lights on its palm trees. And even though the holiday decorations are strung up much sooner every year, at least these festivals -- complete...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:59 PM
While the rest of Central Florida is searching for their giblets on Thanksgiving morning, your date with a turkey could be as easy as driving to a local restaurant and being served.
The National Restaurant Association estimates 14 million Americans will...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:31 AM
accesso Technology Group plc, the attractions-industry technology company whose North American operations are based in Lake Mary, has purchased point-of-sale software provider Siriusware in a cash-and-stock deal valued at approximately $12 million (U.S.)...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Check out festivals and events in December across the state.
Featured destination: Key West
Nov. 27 - Dec. 31: Key West 'Bright' Before Christmans. Key West. Live holiday music, games for the kids, free cookies and eggnog, holiday cheer and a chance...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:25 AM
A few leftover notes from this (early) morning's breaking news from Universal's Halloween Horror Nights:
+ The only themed news was that one haunted house would be tied to the horror film "The Cabin in the Woods." As in previous years, other details...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Big Time Rush is returning to Universal Studios, taking to the Music Plaza stage on June 8, Universal Orlando has announced. The four-man band will be included in the 2013 edition of the theme park's Summer Concert Series.
The group, featured on the...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:44 AM
New wave band Modern English will perform at the next edition of Velvet Sessions, the monthly lobby concert/cocktail party at Universal Orlando's Hard Rock Hotel.
The group, known for singles such as "I Melt With You" and "Hands Across the Sea," will be...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:31 AM
All three major Central Florida theme-park companies plus the owner of Fun Spot took home Golden Ticket Awards this weekend. Winners of 25 categories were determined by an international poll of Amusement Today, a trade publication.
John Arie Sr.,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Universal Studios has announced its final haunted-house theme for Halloween Horror Nights 2013, and it will be based on the Resident Evil video-game series.
In Resident Evil: Escape from Raccoon City, HHN guests will encounter Lickers, Hunters and the...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:02 PM
We're heading into dueling Christian-music festival weekend, with activities at two Orlando theme parks. Universal Studios presents Rock the Universe, and Magic Kingdom hosts Night of Joy on Friday and Saturday evenings.
These after-hours events require...