| Feb 10, 2012
Adults ---- going all the way back to Adam and Eve ---- have a soft spot for gardens, with their gifts of flowers and fragrances. Kids, well, maybe not so much generally. But if the garden settings have family--friendly features and activities ---- as...
| Feb 9, 2012
Seaworld & Discovery Cove have a few new attractions and are stopping by to tell us about them. Plus they have 3 animal ambassadors on-hand: Bald Eagle, Tropical Spoonbill, Marmoset. We'll find out what these creatures eat an where they can be spotted...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:08 PM
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 --...
| Apr 5, 2008
Just six weeks into their romance, 28-year-old Mandy Gresh and her boyfriend decided to take a mini-vacation to Quebec City. She bought airline tickets and reserved a hotel room for the weekend.
Then it hit her: They'd be together four straight days....
| Apr 21, 2008
Dishes to ashes, cups to dust.
SeaWorld Orlando and other Busch Entertainment Corp. parks are converting their food-service containers and tableware supplies to versions made from materials that are both farm-raised organic — such as corn and...
| Apr 28, 2008
| 3:38 PM
A 30-year-old female dolphin died Saturday at SeaWorld's Discovery Cove after colliding with another dolphin during an aerial stunt.
Sharky was performing a jump for park visitors when she collided with the other mammal and died, said spokeswoman Becca...
| Jun 19, 2009
Nowhere are there more daydreams about air travel than on a congested highway. So where better to put signage that touts helicopter rides "from $20" than Interstate 4?
Air Florida Helicopter Charters, based on International Drive, backs up to I-4 and...
| Dec 18, 2009
It's the words no parent ever wants to hear about their child "they have cancer". But for the past 2 years, that has been the reality for the family of a local firefighter.
Dave Pyle works for the Grand Rapids Fire Department. His daughter, Allison,...
| May 16, 2004
(Editor's note: This is a 2004 Orlando Sentinel article from a special report series titled " Marine Parks: Below the Surface")
Government records show at least two killer whales and nine Atlantic bottlenose dolphins older than 1 have died at SeaWorld...