| Aug 24, 2014
It had been a mushy batch of stormy weather in the Atlantic for days, not generating much concern. Now, it's time to pay closer attention.
That's because a newly formed tropical depression is forecast to intensify into a Category 1 hurricane and draw...
| Aug 20, 2014
On Monday, Spirit Airlines CEO Ben Baldanza participated in an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness of the illness, also called Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Baldanza lost his mother to ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, which is a...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 8:50 AM
In the early days of the tourist boom that now has the city awash in bus-boat-foot tours, clogging the summer sidewalks, streets and river, I remember a "guide" on one of the boat tours who had, shall we say, a unique take on our town.
He would point to...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:20 AM
For their next vacation, Jessica and Michael Hammer are heading to Sweden, where they will stay with friends and immerse themselves in the rhythms of daily life.
"We want to learn about the country," said Jessica Hammer, a 31-year-old Coconut Creek, Fla....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:09 PM
Mary Jeanne Goins always had an interest in theater but thought she would have difficulty balancing an acting career with raising children.
So she became an elementary-school teacher instead. When Goins retired, however, she embarked on a second...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Look at it this way: You have to work two more days, but then you get to play for three.
Labor Day weekend — the last long weekend of the summer — means beaches, shopping, travel, family outings and lots of time to chill.
This year, more...
| Aug 31, 2014
Avery Danforth has joined Milagro Center in Delray Beach as program director. Hannah Lim, vice president and chief litigation counsel for ADT LLC of Boca Raton, has been appointed to Milagro Center's board of directors.
Sean Lummus joined...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 7:02 AM
he United States economy has been locked in the worst recession since the 1930s for a number of years, with unemployment and underemployment rampant.
The business of sports is a shining exception as the new Forbes Magazine National Football League...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 11:41 AM
When the Carnival Pride returns to Baltimore next spring, it will not only have new pollution-control technology and a $500 million makeover. The ship also will have a new itinerary of extended cruises to the Caribbean.
Carnival Cruise Lines, which...
| May 27, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Suddenly Mexico has returned as a hot cruise destination. Disney Cruise Line comes back to the West Coast for Baja cruises from San Diego in fall 2015. Also, Carnival Cruise Lines resumes its seven-day itineraries to Mazatlan starting in October.
| May 17, 2014
| 4:29 PM
JaxPort has ensured the cruise industry will be sticking around a while longer with a new agreement reached a decade after Carnival began sailing out of the First Coast.
JaxPort and Carnival Cruise Lines inked a deal to extend service out of the...