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  • Study: Greater Orlando one of the best for winter travel

    Study: Greater Orlando one of the best for winter travel
    With mild weather, popular theme parks and plenty of accommodations to choose from, Orlando is a top destination for winter travel, according to a new study.  Personal finance website WalletHub.com has indentified the best and worst cities for winter...
  • Crowd of 27,000 expected at IAAPA's annual expo

    The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions kicks off its annual conference and expo in Orlando on Monday. About 1,000 exhibitors from approximately 40 countries will showcase their products and services for 17,000 attraction...
  • Lakeside bassoonist to perform in Cuba

    Bassoonist Janet Harris leaves Tuesday for Cuba, but she is not heading to the Caribbean island to sample the mojitos or to ride in a 60-year-old car with fins. Harris will travel to the International Contemporary Music Festival of Havana as a...
  • Charles R. Morrison, Poly teacher

    Charles R. Morrison, Poly teacher
    Charles R. Morrison, a former Polytechnic Institute teacher who later joined the faculty of what is now the Community College of Baltimore County at Catonsville, died Nov. 2 at the Little Sisters of the Poor-St. Martins Home in Catonsville of cancer. He...
  • Strategies for a gap year

    Strategies for a gap year
    Students who would like to put their college career on hold to travel around the world a gap year can enjoy a life-changing experience particularly if some of the time is used to volunteer abroad. Here are some tips to consider from Projects Abroad, an...
  • 2015 Lexus NX 300h cuts sporty edge in hybrid crossovers

    2015 Lexus NX 300h cuts sporty edge in hybrid crossovers
    How does an automaker capitalize on a best-selling SUV? If you're Lexus, you launch a smaller, sportier one. The all-new 2015 NX compact crossover comes in two models: the NX200t is a 2.0-liter with a twin-scroll turbocharger, which is a first for...
  • Retailers target singles with wine tastings, apartment furnishings

    NEW YORK — Whole Foods is holding wine tastings. Ikea is pitching apartment furniture to divorced dads. Applebee's turns into a nightclub after dinner. These companies are all targeting an increasingly coveted demographic: single Americans. More...
  • Gas prices to average less than $3 next year

    Gas prices to average less than $3 next year
    Good news for motorists: Gasoline prices will less than $3 per gallon nationwide next year for the first time since 2010, a federal agency says. The U.S. Energy Information Administration slashed its estimate by 44 cents to $2.94 per gallon for next...
  • Tourism Cares gives L.A.'s waterfront landmarks a good scrub-down

    Tourism Cares gives L.A.'s waterfront landmarks a good scrub-down
    It was a landmark day in every sense of the word. More than 250 volunteers from the travel and tourism world swarmed San Pedro last Friday to paint, scrub, plant, mulch and perform other fix-up duties at L.A. waterfront landmarks big and small....
  • CTA budget hearing tonight: Fight over CTA No. 11 Lincoln bus

    CTA budget hearing tonight: Fight over CTA No. 11 Lincoln bus
    After years of contentious budget hearings about proposed service cuts, increases in the prices of unlimited ride passes and the rocky transition to the Ventra fare payment system, the looming public hearing for the CTA’s 2015 budget should be...
  • Author to share tips for first-time travelers to India

    INDIA Presentation Author Sharon Arpana Edwards will share tips for first-time visitors to India, including advice on shopping, traveling within the country and communicating cross-culturally. She will also read from and sign her book, "Pioneer...