| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Port Canaveral’s deal with a Middle East company, Gulftainer, to expand cargo operations may face further review for security issues.
U.S. Congressman Duncan Hunter, R-San Diego, called for review of the deal in a July 29 letter to U.S. Treasury...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:02 AM
The Canaveral Port Authority has announced 61 layoffs in its police and public safety operations, starting on Sept. 30 through mid-October.
The layoffs are part of a proposed transition of the port police functions to the Brevard County Sheriff’...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:15 AM
A tugboat involved in dredging at Port Canaveral collided with a pier on Sunday and caused $500,000 in damage, including a broken mooring post.
Debris from the collision came off the mooring post, or bollard. The port’s North Cargo Pier No. 3...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:53 AM
One of Florida's most popular microbrews is headed to sea.
Two of Tampa's Cigar City Brewing's craft beers will be featured aboard all 13 of Carnival Cruise Line's Florida-based cruise ships. The line made the announcement last Sunday aboard the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekened:
Westgate Resorts CEO David Siegel talks to Mike Holfeld on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Siegel will talk about his purchase of the Orlando Predators, the recovery of his business and...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The Triangle Boat Club will host "Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel," a course to prepare applicants for the U.S. Coast Guard captain's license test. The course is being offered through Adams Marine Seminars.
The class will meet Sept. 8-19 in the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:02 AM
Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards will have its annual free summer music series from 1 to 4 p.m. every Saturday in July at the winery, 19239 U.S. Highway 27, Clermont.
There will be music on the outdoor stage, winery tours and wine tastings. Food, wine,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:49 PM
The U.S. Coast Guard braved strong winds and high waves on Tuesday to rescue 19 sailors who were suffering from apparent food poisoning on a 584-foot cargo ship.
Because of the 35-knot-winds and 5- to 6-foot waves, the Coast Guard had to airlift the...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:39 AM
A Grenada man remains jailed in Seminole County after federal agents said he hid 12 pounds of cocaine in his suitcase while on a cruise that recently docked in Port Canaveral.
Ishermon Tafari, 31, was arrested Saturday when authorities made the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
A U.S. subsidiary of Middle Eastern cargo company Gulftainer has signed a 35-year, $100 million agreement to boost cargo operations with a new terminal at Port Canaveral.
It’s the first U.S. location for Gulftainer, a United Arab Emirates...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:23 AM
Disney Cruise Line is spreading its fleet back out from under the sunshine in fall 2015. The line, which had been basing all four of its ships in Florida during the winter sailing season will be bring the Disney Wonder back to Galveston, Texas as well...