| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:59 AM
We’re just three months into 2013, and we are bursting with theme-park developments. And this is supposed to be the slow season. Instead of waiting nine months to compile a year-in-review post, I’ve decided to make quarterly reports that...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Gatorland is adding more than 70 animals -- including a 15-foot American crocodile known as Bonecrusher II -- to the attraction after purchasing the creatures from the recently closed Everglades Wonder Gardens in Bonita Springs.
New to Gatorland will be...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 7:58 AM
We've entered the dog days of summer, and it's now that Florida residents can take advantage of the last days before school by heading out to the attractions.
Here's a list of discounts currently running around Central Florida.
-- Kennedy Space Center...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Gatorland is welcoming home 19 American alligators that were on loan to Busch Gardens in Tampa.
The animals, between 6 and 8 feet long apiece, outgrew their exhibit at the theme park. In Orlando, they'll have more elbow room: The females will be...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 7:54 AM
The newest residents of Gatorland are warm-blooded and furry. Neiko and Lucy, a brother-sister pair of Florida panthers, have moved into a new habitat dubbed Panther Springs.
The 7-year-old big cats moved in early this week and are getting accustomed to...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:41 PM
The alligators of Orange Blossom Trail are about to get new neighbors. Gatorland is adding an exhibit called Panther Springs, set to open in April. The $200,000 attraction will feature a brother-sister pair of big cats named Neiko and Lucy, Florida...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 4:41 PM
I'm not, and never have been, one of those women who is drawn to babies, oohing and aahing over every infant I see. In fact, the baby stage was the least fulfilling time for me as a parent. (It didn't help that my son rarely slept.) I still remember one...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:23 AM
Unos seis meses antes que entre en vigor las principales disposiciones del Obamacare, millones de floridanos desde ya están viendo algunos beneficios— aunque aún quedan en el aire muchas preguntas entre los consumidores, especialmente sobre cómo...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:25 AM
—St. Augustine invita a los hispanos a reconectar con su pasado.
Si bien por todos lados se aprecian avisos y carteles recordando que la ciudad ha sido el epicentro de la celebración de los 500 años de la llegada de los españoles a las costas de...
| May 27, 2013
| 3:21 PM
If you came here from somewhere else, you're nothing special. In Metro Orlando, fewer than a third of us are native Floridians. In Osceola County, it's less than a fourth.
The U-Hauls, moving vans and overloaded pickups with out-of-state plates arrive...
| May 17, 2013
| 9:37 PM
Zany premises and a few political jabs are part of the fun in "Barack to the Drawing Board," presented by The Humor Mill, a 5-year-old Orlando comedy troupe.
Based on the improvised comedy styles made famous by the Second City in Chicago, "Barak" is a...