| Sep 1, 2011
Labor Day parties in Orlando this weekend...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:13 AM
In the grand tradition of talking about the next holiday before arriving at the next one, let's talk New Year's Eve.
In a nutshell, Universal CityWalk has Smash Mouth, Bad Voodoo Daddy, gourmet buffet, nightclubs, champagne toast. (Details: www....
| Apr 13, 2012
| 5:28 AM
Move over, Harry Potter. Spider-Man has arrived.
"I'm just not that into Harry Potter," explains 16-year-old Jordan Madow who preferred the newly reanimated Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man with hundreds of new details all the more noticeable through the...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 8:31 AM
Let's keep our eyes on the sunshiny prize. Weekend weather is predicted to be better (a.k.a dry), and there are many entertainment choices to absorb at Orlando theme parks and attractions.
+ But if you want to brave the elements and start early,...
| Apr 24, 2011
The San Fernando Valley is 260 square miles of suburbia. Actually, make that suburbia on nutritional supplements. And antidepressants. With perhaps a little cosmetic surgery south of Ventura Boulevard, where the big money is. Or maybe — now that it'...
| Apr 27, 2011
| 9:22 AM
Legoland Malaysia will feature miniature Asian landmarks, including a 42,500-brick Taj Mahal and a replica of Malaysia's twin Petronas Towers -- which will become the tallest Lego model in the world -- when the theme park opens in late 2012.
| Feb 18, 2011
Packing a laid-back attitude and setting priorities can make Universal Mardi Gras a nice evening with thousands of your closest, party-Mardi friends. Here are tips to guide you.
The parade starts at 8 p.m. (9 p.m. on April 16 and 23), but...
| Nov 3, 2010
The calendar may not read "Dec. 25" yet, but Orlando's great theme parks have made out their lists and checked them twice and are festively decked out for the holidays from mid-November on, with 70-ft. tall Christmas trees, miles of garlands, and millions...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 9:05 AM
Universal CityWalk will be the site of GreenFest, Universal Orlando's eco-friendly fair, on Saturday, Nov. 13.
Guests will check out displays and samples of "green" products such as organic beer, wine, foods and chocolate from noon until 6 p.m. There...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 9:02 PM
I've always rooted for Triangle Square in Costa Mesa, which over the years has been similar to rooting for the Los Angeles Clippers.
So much potential, so little to show for it.
Since it opened in 1992 as the centerpiece of the city's downtown...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 9:39 AM
A long-term plan for Universal Studios Hollywood envisions adding seven new theme park attractions over the next two decades while removing or relocating several studio backlot tour favorites, including the "Jaws" lake, the "War of the Worlds" disaster...