| Nov 23, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Farlen Halikman, Moore Stephens Lovelace, Orlando, was appointed by the American Institute of CPA's to its Health Care Expert Panel.
Boards of directors
Mike Reinmund, Fifth Third Private Bank, and Holly Tharp, Full Sail University,...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Bob Cassata was inducted into the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions' hall of fame last week during the trade group's attractions expo in Orlando.
Cassata founded the Daytona Beach company Bob's Space Racers, perhaps best known...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:50 AM
"Ha llegado Navidad, la familia alegre está, celebrando Nochebuena en la paz del santo hogar", dice una de las estrofas del tradicional villancico Cascabel, cuya letra pasa de generación en generación en los países latinoamericanos.
Pero en lugar de...
| Nov 27, 2014
Your friends and loved ones deserve a souvenir from your theme-park exploits. A folded-up guide map isn't going to cut it. Instead, you could upgrade your gift-giving experience with one of these park purchases.
•The year's hot new magical item is,...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:20 AM
Have you ever been stuck at one of Orlando's theme parks surrounded by thousands of your closest nonfriends and thought to yourself, "Wouldn't it be great if dinosaurs just came in an ate everyone up?" If so, then Universal Pictures has the movie...
| Nov 27, 2014
Universal Orlando has warmed up to hot butterbeer. The beverage, part of the Harry Potter lore, is now a year-round fixture at both of its theme parks.
Two cooler versions — one frosty, one frozen like an Slurpee — debuted alongside the...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 4:26 PM
A quarter-century ago, when Central Florida dreamed of becoming a major hub for television and filmmaking, Walt Disney World opened its combination theme park and production facility: Disney-MGM Studios.
These days, though, there's not much studio left....
| Sep 6, 2014
| 10:41 AM
If a night trick-or-treating at the Magic Kingdom won't satisfy your appetite for sugary fun, Disney has a little something extra to sell you.
After paying $62 for Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, which takes place on select nights through...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:15 AM
SeaWorld Orlando, Epcot's IllumiNations show and multiple Universal Orlando attractions have earned Golden Ticket Awards, determined by a survey conducted by Amusement Today newspaper.
SeaWorld took the top spot for "best marine life park," according...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Sure, there are lots of bad things going on in the world right now that most of us can't do much to change. On the other hand, there are lots of things going on in our own back yard that we can change.
And this weekend, we can even have fun while we'...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Sue McCue wondered if she'd ever make it back to her car.
McCue, who lives in Ocala, hadn't realized when she went to see Cheap Trick at Hard Rock Live in Universal Orlando's CityWalk that the concert venue lies almost a half mile away from the resort's...