| May 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
International visitors are gold in Central Florida's tourism-driven economy. On average travelers from abroad stay longer and spend more than their U.S. counterparts. Their regional economic impact has been measured at $2 billion a year.
So it's no...
| May 24, 2014
| 8:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE – It was the biggest binge on hometown projects since the pre-Great Recession days.
The Florida Legislature used its best financial outlook in nearly a decade this spring to sprinkle in more taxpayer-funded hometown projects –...
| 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...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Planning a getaway soon? Then check out JetBlue Airways’ two-day airfare sale through Wednesday.
Sale fares from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport range from $84-$249 one- way, while travelers departing Palm Beach International...
| 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...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Two more handguns were seized in recent days at Orlando International Airport after TSA officers spotted them in boarding passengers carry-on bags, records show.
On Tuesday, a Merritt Island man was arrested after being stopped in the security zone with...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:49 AM
UPDATE: Wawa’s promotional gas price of $2.99 per gallon caused lines of cars dozens deep to overflow onto Semoran Boulevard on Thursday. In response, a 7-Eleven and Racetrac about a mile north also lowered their price to $2.99.The two closest to...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:38 AM
After a shakeout in recent years, Central Florida's laser eye-surgery technology industry – once bustling with many companies – has only a few left today. But one of them, LensAR Inc., is gaining prominence on a global scale.
| Jan 20, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Walt Disney World's Wilderness Lodge has rejoined AAA's prestigious four-diamond list, one of only seven Florida properties to be added to the list this year.
The hotel, inspired by turn-of-the-century national park lodges, is known for its log-cabin...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Orlando Magic CEO Alex Martins said Wednesday that the franchise still doesn't make a profit, despite a claim to the contrary by Forbes.
In its annual estimate of NBA franchise values, Forbes listed the Magic's annual operating income — the team's...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:11 PM
The Orlando Magic played one of their best 12-minute stretches of the entire season Wednesday night. From the final minute or so of the third quarter until the final minute or so of the fourth, a group primarily made up of youngsters Tobias Harris,...