| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:49 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Florida's taxpayer investment in professional sports venues is about to get a lot richer.
In Orlando, Daytona Beach, Jacksonville and Miami-Dade County, more than $900 million in stadium construction and refurbishment is underway....
| Dec 24, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Here are some of the more interesting deals, websites and other travel tidbits that came across our desk recently:
The Online Vacation Center has a Berlin to Miami package next October that includes a 15-night trans-Atlantic cruise aboard Celebrity...
| Dec 6, 2014
When it comes to classic car shows, it doesn't take much to spark my interest.
A few shiny 1970s-era Camaros parked in a row at a neighborhood shopping plaza is often enough to sidetrack an otherwise efficient run of weekend errands. And I've been known...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Florida's 2015 air show calendar became more clear this week as the Air Force Thunderbirds announced their slate of performances for the new year, while the Navy Blue Angels announced plans for 2016 at this week's International Council of Airshows...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 1:48 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend:
"Flashpoint" turns to taxes at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Host Mike Holfeld interviews Nancy Hecht, a certified financial planner, who offers her Top 10 end-of-year tax moves.
| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Florida Hospital has agreed to a multi-year partnership that will make it the second founding partner -- after Toyota -- for Daytona International Speedway’s $400 million redevelopment project known as Daytona Rising.
One of five new entrances...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 4:21 PM
The Miami Dolphins and Daytona International Speedway, both unsuccessful in getting money out of Florida lawmakers in recent years, were the first to sign up for the state's new stadium-funding process.
The deadline to apply for the new annual funding...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 12:33 PM
If laying down $439 for six laps around a speedway in a Ferrari isn't something you can do without batting an eyelash, the folks at Petty Holdings have a holiday deal that might work.
The Richard Petty Driving Experience, which lets your drive NASCAR-...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:09 AM
WHAT: The Daytona International Speedway has seen a lot of quality cars fly across the track in a blur, but for one weekend a year visitors can invade the infield for a nice, long look. The 41st annual Turkey Run car show gathers custom hot rods from...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:09 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — As the Daytona Rising renovation project at Daytona International Speedway comes to life, so does the possibility of major events outside the scope of the famed stock-car racing brand.
An announcement could come within the next two...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Sweaty black leather. Shiny chrome handlebars. Brain-rattling pipes.
Thousands of Bikers are rolling into Central Florida for the region's fall motorcycle.
The 22nd Annual Biketoberfest, which kicks off Thursday and runs through Sunday, typically...