| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Officially we know little about the $3.3-billion Universal Studios Beijing theme park planned for the Chinese capital, but unofficially we have plenty of clues.
Located in the eastern suburb of Tongzhou, the 1,000-acre project announced by Universal...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:18 AM
Universal Orlando ha levantado la prohibición temporal de llevar botellas de agua al parque.
El portavoz del parque Universal Orlando, Tom Schroder, dijo en un correo electrónico que la prohibición se ha levantado, pero no dio más detalles.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:35 AM
Here are your stories for Thursday in Central Florida: it's cold in Florida; Universal lifts water bottle ban; Siesta Beach named best; and more.
1. It's cold ... for Florida anyway. The mercury dipped to 40 degrees overnight as the wind chill dropped...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 7:57 PM
Universal Orlando has lifted its temporary ban on guests bringing liquids such as bottled water into the park.
Universal spokesman Tom Schroder said Thursday in an email that the ban has been lifted. He did not give further details.
Visitors to the...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 12:50 PM
"Impact Wrestling" is coming to film in Orlando, and fans can be part of the studio audience to see Kurt Angle, Bobby Lashley and Chris Melendez.
The program plans a March 13-16 visit to Universal Studios Orlando. Filming will be in the Impact Zone at...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 6:47 PM
It's official. Universal Orlando has submitted plans for a water park with a volcano feature south of its Cabana Bay Beach Resort.
An engineering consultant confirmed that the project east of Turkey Lake Road is a "water theme park" in a report filed...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:16 AM
Universal Orlando has completed its concert lineup for its 2015 Mardi Gras celebration with the addition of Phillip Phillips and MKTO.
Phillips, a former winner of "American Idol," is best known for his single "Home." He will perform at Universal on...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:54 AM
Boards of directors
The Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association elected the following to its executive committee for 2015: Chairperson, Gerald Urquiola, Caribe Royale Resort & Convention Center; 1st Vice Chairperson, David Bartek, Loews Hotels at...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 7:51 AM
Here are your stories for Tuesday in Central Florida: a surge in hit-and-run deaths; new water park at Universal; child neglect in Ocoee; and Bucs could pick Jameis Winston.
1. The Florida Highway Patrol started an annual campaign to combat hit-and-...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 9:48 AM
The Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando has given its rooms a different look.
You can compare your height with famous musicians in new wall mirrors, while artwork features drumsticks and speakers.
Beds have pillows that say "Be Nice." There are...
| Feb 16, 2015
Central Florida's tourism community is questioning whether Orlando International Airport should fire the federal officers who run the security checkpoints at the main terminal and replace them with private security guards.
"All of the [federal] agents...