| Sep 18, 2014
| 2:31 PM
LGBT tourism is on the upswing in Broward County and officials want to keep it that way.
To help continue expansion in that market, the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau is exploring potential growth avenues to attract more lesbian,...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The best way to toast the end of a long, hot summer is with a special family trip during the Labor Day weekend. It’s the perfect time to get serious about back-to-school mode, remember good times past and plan for all the good times yet to come....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Orlando businessman Nikesh A. Patel has been arrested by federal authorities on fraud charges.
Authorities say Patel fraudulently sold $150 million in loans to an unidentified Milwaukee company. The FBI alleges he sold the loans as being guaranteed by...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:03 PM
A federal judge has transferred a California autism discrimination lawsuit against the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts to Orlando, after Disney argued for the transfer.
The suit alleges that Disney’s Disability Access Service, which began in 2013,...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 10:07 AM
When the Four Seasons Orlando opens to guests Aug. 3, visitors to Walt Disney World Resort will have a new option when it comes to luxury accommodations.
But as with resorts like Bay Lake Tower at Disney's Contemporary Resort or Disney's Grand Floridian...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:14 AM
A group that markets luxury hotels' meeting space has added Universal Orlando's future Sapphire Falls Resort to its portfolio.
Associated Luxury Hotels International represents hotels with four and five diamond ratings from AAA. It markets properties to...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:19 AM
In the past, many families with special-needs children may have skipped vacations to theme parks, hotels and adventure spots because they didn’t feel comfortable with the facilities and services. But today, there are many more options. Thanks to the...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Talk about the potential for stress.
The Bennetts raced around Walt Disney World with 11 people, including kids who ranged in age from 5 to 18, while one teen was sick in bed at the hotel.
But Theresa Bennett and her extended family were all smiles --...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Universal Orlando Resort has announced new discounts exclusively for active duty and retired members of the military.
They can get two free days at Universal parks with the purchase of a one-day, park-to-park ticket. Tickets are available until Nov. 30...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.
Get free coffee on National Coffee Day, Sept. 29
Guests can walk into any participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurant in the Orlando area and receive a free medium cup...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 10:36 AM
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions is opening a North American office in Orlando.
It is IAAPA's fourth regional office, joining ones in Hong Kong, Brussels and Mexico City.
Richard Jackson is the new vice president of...