| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
It's hard to believe its September, summer is gone and the kids are back to school and some are off to college. Before you know it, Thanksgiving will be here and Christmas will follow soon after. Then we will start a brand new year.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 5:28 PM
The cruise industry packs a big economic punch in South Florida, home to two of the world's busiest cruise ports — PortMiami (No. 1) and Port Everglades (No. 3). And the second-busiest seaport, Port Canaveral, is just a few hours away by car....
| Apr 29, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Port Canaveral-based Victory Casino Cruises announced the company is preparing to launch a second ship in Jacksonville, with the goal of opening by June.
The company said it has more than 1,000 customers daily on its ship, the Victory I, but it...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:36 AM
A new race has been added to the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend -- although it takes place in the middle of the week and in the Bahamas.
On Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, runners will be able to take part in the Disney Castaway Cay Challenge, a...
| 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...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 10:02 AM
As Port Canaveral heads into the new year, big changes are underway to establish the port as a cargo destination and to draw more cruise ships.
In January, the port will begin work on deepening its channel to make room for cargo vessels and on...
| May 23, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Real estate firm Flagler is pushing ahead with plans to build a new cargo handling facility, Titusville Logistics Center, near the Space Coast Regional Airport.
Robert Richter, VP of business development with Coral Gables-based Flagler, said there are...
| 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...
| Oct 18, 2013
Joe Burbank takes you on a multimedia tour of Norwegian Cruise Lines' Breakaway, during her inaugural call in Central Florida....
| Jun 26, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Two poker rooms are taking divergent routes to giving away trips on a poker cruise.
The Ante Up Poker Cruise features a professionally run and equipped poker room aboard regularly scheduled Royal Caribbean cruises. Each cruise features cash games, multi-...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:17 AM
South Floridians will have a chance to tour a replica Spanish galleon ship during its visit to Fort Lauderdale as part of the state’s ‘Viva Florida 500’ celebration.
El Galeon -- a 170-foot, 495 ton authentic wooden replica of a...