| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Spirit Airlines is getting set to hike one of its optional fees.
The ultra low-cost carrier is doubling the cost of agent-printed boarding passes starting April 16, according to information posted on its website.
Passengers who don't print their own...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Summer’s Best Two Weeks will use its $3,000 marketing tourism grant to jump-start a year-round facility, Executive Director Kent Biery said Wednesday.
“This grant is very significant to us,” he said. “It will help us market our...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 8:46 AM
This woman figured she would knock back some booze as a last hurrah before checking herself into a Florida treatment center. Problem is, that last hurrah occurred mid-flight. Heather Lynn Dykman, 40, was arrested after consuming “vodka beverages&...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:37 AM
Perhaps she thought that an airline named 'Spirit' would serve her an unlimited number of spirit drinks.
Heather Lynn Dykman, who is accused of disrupting a flight, told aBroward County judge that she was visiting South Florida to attend a 30-day...
| May 17, 2013
As travelers start thinking about winging off to summer vacations, many could learn a few things from expert fliers to ensure they get the best value for their money when booking flights.
Price and flight schedules are clearly the primary factors for...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 2:59 PM
The future of BWI Marshall Airport can be seen in the new sweeping terminal roofline that hints of something big, the panorama of glass that gives street-side passengers a view of arriving jets and a cavernous security checkpoint with nine stations and...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Name: CarryOn Free bag
What it is: A bag designed to comply with Spirit Airlines' maximum limits for a personal bag, thus avoiding fees for carry-ons. For example, if you try to sneak through a bag that doesn't comply with the maximum of 16 by 14 by 12...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:07 AM
Keep your carry-ons small if you're flying with Allegiant Air.
Starting today, if your bag doesn't fit under the seat, you're going to pay for it.
The airline is now charging between $10 and $35 for carry-on luggage stored in overhead bins on flights...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 10:58 AM
As it does every year, Consumer Reports subsidiary the Consumerist has crowned “The worst company in America.”
This year, based on more than 250,000 votes, it’s Electronic Arts, or EA, of Redwood City, Calif., a “mega-publisher&...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 1:18 PM
The glass-walled box truck filled with scantily-clad pole dancers that rolled down Hartford’s Main Street earlier this month as an advertising gimmick for an East Hartford strip joint was definitely a first for Connecticut’s staid Capitol...
| May 9, 2012
| 7:14 PM
If an airline loses your luggage and you're stuck without a change of undies or a toothbrush, you might assume you can buy what you need to get by and the airline will reimburse you.
Donald Kosciusko of Bushkill Township did and found that getting...