| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Alligators can kill, so why was I less than five feet from one?
"It's fine, he won't bite," yelled Cooter, Gatorland's resident hillbilly.
Those were reassuring words from a man who throws dead chickens at gators and wears overalls every day.
| 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 26, 2013
| 3:38 PM
The Orlando World Center Marriott is making a a big splash on the local resort scene.
The 2,000-room resort, which towers above the landscape alongside Interstate 4 opposite Walt Disney World, has finished a multimillion-dollar refurbishment with the...
| 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...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 6:41 PM
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — While it touts its proximity to Orlando and Central Florida's mega-theme parks, this city in many ways has grown into a worthy destination itself for spring break.
If you are among the 1.3 million expected to visit the...
| 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...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Paris in the springtime has nothing on Orlando.
We got theme parks, outlet malls, Olive Garden restaurants, awseome sourvier shops and more mini-golf that any single person has time to conquer in one lifetime.
And what's more romantic than taking...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...