| May 20, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Oh social commentary, you never let me down. When McDonald's revealed its new mascot for the Happy Meal, a character named Happy, Twitter responded with humor not seen since the days of Gallagher and Sheen.
"Cannot be unseen." Thank you @msavener...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:17 PM
According to Cindy Bergman, associate executive director of the Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center, planning to present such a large-scale event as the JCC Maccabi Games — which take place in Boca Raton from Aug. 10-15 — took...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:19 PM
From the Opening Ceremonies on Sunday, Aug. 10, through the Closing Ceremonies on Thursday, August 14, the JCC Maccabi Games will be a major presence in the Boca Raton area for five days.
About a thousand Jewish teen athletes — having at least...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:07 PM
When it comes to marketing, Delray Beach and its new partner Marina del Rey have decided to let mascots send the message.
In a stunt aimed at attracting visitors to both seaside towns, the California city dispatched its celebrity stuffed animal mascot...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 1:18 PM
In the summer of 1996, Jeremy Cohen, of Boca Raton, was 13 years old.
He tried out and made the first team (a 13-14-year-old boys basketball squad) that the Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center in Boca Raton ever sent to the JCC Maccabi Games ...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 12:43 PM
American audiences know the likes of Hello Kitty and Pikachu as pop culture icons, but for the people of Japan, they are embedded in society.
Visitors to Young At Art Museum can get a sense of this through Sept. 7 by experiencing "Japan: Kingdom of...
| May 18, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Happy just got more expensive. Disneyland, which calls itself the happiest place on Earth, raised its entry prices, a week before the Memorial Day weekend marks the start of summer.
Without notice, Walt Disney Co. raised the price of a single-day ticket...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:29 AM
The latest changes kick in today for FastPass+ at Disney World, so it's a good time to review the procedures of the billion-dollar reservation system. Remember, the whole program is still under "test and adjust" phase, so there could be more alterations...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Disney World embraced the D. That is, they made a little bit of history as Super Bowl XLVIII MVP and Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Malcolm Smith visited the Magic Kingdom today to make good on his postgame promise of "I'm Going to Disney World."...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:52 AM
If you're in Orlando, you can feel it breathing down your neck: Summer, the relentless 10-month stretch of heat and humidity is sneaking up on us. We compiled some key theme-park activities that are best to knock out before the days turn into scorchers....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:08 PM
Entertainment will line the streets of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley when it opens this summer at Universal Studios, the theme park announced Wednesday.
Guests will be able to watch "The Tales of Beedle the Bard," a four-person...