| Feb 17, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Gov. Rick Scott announced this afternoon at Orlando International Airport that he intends to spend up $215 million in state money to build a new station at OIA that could house several trains, including a privately financed one that would link Central and...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:53 PM
South Florida travelers frustrated by the limited and often expensive flight options to Orlando and Tallahassee could soon have another option for getting there.
Florida Express Jet Travel announced Monday that it plans to launch daily nonstop flights...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Another NASCAR season is upon us, with the world's top drivers descending on Daytona Beach, Florida this month to begin their annual odyssey of continuous left turns in front of thousands of sunburned, overserved spectators who marvel at their skills...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Southwest Airlines introduced its first international destinations Monday, with flights that will start July 1.
The Dallas-based airline will fly once a week from Orlando International Airport to Aruba and daily from OIA to Montego Bay, Jamaica. The...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport ranked No. 21 among the 101 most popular U.S. airports for airfare affordability, with an average fare of $345, according to a Cheapflights.com index.
Palm Beach International and Miami International...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:17 AM
JetBlue Airways on Tuesday launched its Cabin Fever sale with fares ranging from $50-160 one way from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
The special Web fares must be purchased before 11:59 p.m. Wednesday Jan. 23 and are valid for travel...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:00 PM
TSA officers have stopped more armed passengers trying to board flights at Orlando International Airport than at any other Florida airport, according to the Transportation Security Administration.
The last attempt was Sunday morning, when a St....
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Located in Orlando is the 2,300-acre, AAA Four Diamond-rated Reunion Resort. And this fall, you can enjoy a weeklong family vacation or a quick weekend getaway with rates beginning at just $159 per night.
The resort is conveniently located a mere six...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 4:00 AM
There's a war going on at a former Publix in Winter Park.
Decked out in masks, camouflage shirts and black lace-up boots, an army of mostly teenage boys and 20-something men exchanged gunfire from behind plywood barriers. For more a year, Combat City...
| Dec 29, 2012
I celebrated the news that Commissioner Gerard Robinson had resigned. It's going to take the Board of Education a long time to clean up the mess he left behind.
I pray Florida will choose a successor who will take into account the views of school...
| Jan 28, 2013
| 6:15 AM
Captain Jack Sparrow swings down upon the gang of pirates overtaking the ship. Swords clash before he calms the rumble and they celebrate with fireworks bursting above.
Sound like a scene from the next "Pirates of the Caribbean" flick? It's actually a...