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  • 'Blackfish's' director, now its 'steward,' finds it hard to move on

    'Blackfish's' director, now its 'steward,' finds it hard to move on
    SAN DIEGO — Gabriela Cowperthwaite looked out the window of a train at the ocean and the bros surfing and the fish taco stands whizzing by.
  • Timeline: Killer whale incidents at SeaWorld

    Here is a brief timeline of SeaWorld-related incidents: Sept. 30, 1987: Chris Barlow of Sea World San Diego was rammed in the stomach by a whale during a show. He was hospitalized but survived. Nov. 21, 1987: John Sillick fractured his vertebrae,...

    Looking ahead: New Year's Eve at the theme parks

    Looking ahead: New Year's Eve at the theme parks
    In the grand tradition of talking about the next holiday before arriving at the next one, let's talk New Year's Eve. In a nutshell, Universal CityWalk has Smash Mouth, Bad Voodoo Daddy, gourmet buffet, nightclubs, champagne toast. (Details: www....

    Taking the Kids -- to SeaWorld Orlando

    Taking the Kids -- to SeaWorld Orlando
    I can't stop thinking about Grandma. She's only in her 20s, and not really a grandma; she got the name because she was unfortunate enough to lose her teeth. Oh, did I mention that Grandma is a sea turtle that lost her entire lower jaw when someone cut...

    David W. Kenney dies at 77; SeaWorld's first veterinarian

    David W. Kenney dies at 77; SeaWorld's first veterinarian
    David W. Kenney, SeaWorld's first veterinarian, who played a key role in bringing the original Shamu to the San Diego amusement park as well as a gray whale believed to be the first raised by humans, died Feb. 14 in Montrose, Colo. He was 77. The cause...