| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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-...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 8:39 AM
I am sure you have noticed all the hoopla around Coca-Cola's "Share a Coke" campaign. They have been tagging it the 'Summer of Sharing' and encouraging fans to enjoy a "moment" of happiness. Coke started offering new bottles with your name on it. I...
| 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 19, 2014
| 4:57 PM
NASCAR driver Brad Keselowski remembers slamming into a rival's car in Phoenix a few years ago, only to be summoned after the race by officials who scolded him for being too aggressive on the track.
Then NASCAR Chairman Brian France, the third...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:56 PM
South Florida will remain the final stop on the road to the championship in NASCAR in 2015 as Homestead-Miami Speedway will host the finales of the circuit’s three premier series for the 14th consecutive year.
The schedule, announced Tuesday,...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:47 PM
The largest operator of NASCAR race tracks might not be done removing grandstand seats at its 13 speedways due to the decline in NASCAR's popularity, the company's chief executive said.
International Speedway Corp., whose tracks include Daytona...