| Nov 13, 2013
MOUNT DORA — In high school, Pete Matejka, now 63, loved industrial-arts class, better known as "wood shop," and he has not stopped building things since.
Area residents may find him on lakeshores near his Mount Dora home, sailing one or all...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:18 PM
Walt Disney Co.'s cruise line will base all four of its ships in Florida during early 2015, with three sailing out of Port Canaveral in Central Florida.
It will be the second year in a row that Disney Cruise Line will have its entire fleet spend a...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Jhené Aiko offered a quick warning before she played her single, “The Worst.” It’s best enjoyed alone with a joint (her words).
She curled into a plush leather chair, took a long sip from a cocktail and gently swayed as the wrenching...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:06 PM
As the 2013-14 peak cruise season heats up, several newly built ships will be sailing from South Florida ports, including the 3,600-passenger Royal Princess, which made its U.S. debut at Port Everglades last month.
In 2014, nearly 4 million passengers...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:48 PM
While cruising the harbor this week, I was looking around for Newport Harbor's 10 most interesting boats of 2013. As most of you have noticed, I have quite an attraction to Windward Passage. That's when I picked up the phone and gave her skipper, David...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:53 PM
Terps women lose to Virginia, 6-1, in ACC soccer quarterfinals
Senior Hayley Brock gave eighth-seeded Maryland an early lead, but top seed Virginia (20-0, 13-0) fought back for a 6-1 victory in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:30 PM
In "Free Ride," writer-director Shana Betz's 1970s-set feature debut, an attractive single mother of two (Anna Paquin) escapes a dangerously abusive relationship, relocating to Florida and sliding into a drug-running career. But there are no tense...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 7:41 AM
La exhibición de botes más grande del mundo está a punto de abrir sus puertas para el deleite de los amantes de todo lo relacionado al mundo marino.
El Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show está a un par de semanas de echar anclas y sus...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Disney Cruise Line’s first ship, the Disney Magic, relaunched Oct. 25 after undergoing a massive overhaul that included new spaces and characters, most notably Marvel’s Avengers, and re-imagined areas for all ages.
“Each of our ships...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Wilmette Park District officials are thinking about taking over the lease of the Sheridan Shore Yacht Club as part of the village's Lake Front Master Plan.
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago owns the Sheridan Shore Yacht...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Love to cruise but your significant other is reluctant? Tempt him or her with a theme cruise highlighting a topic of interest to them that may entice them to sail with you.
These special sailings -- showcasing everything from food and wine to music...