| Feb 2, 2014
| 5:11 PM
In most luxury hotels, if you want wireless Internet access, you are going to have to pay.
That trend may be changing. Sort of.
Loews Hotels & Resorts announced last month that it will offer free Wi-Fi at all 18 of its hotels, including the ones in...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Hyatt Hotels Corp recorded a better-than-expected jump in quarterly revenue as growing confidence in the U.S. economy drew more business travelers and tourists to its hotels in the Americas.
Hyatt's shares rose as much as 8 percent to a record high after...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 3:29 AM
South Florida tourism insiders are expecting the industry to see more growth in 2014 encouraged by its strong performance this past year, barring no major socio-economic calamities.
As of October, Broward County had 47 consecutive months of growth in...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Check out festivals and events in December across the state.
Featured destination: Key West
Nov. 27 - Dec. 31: Key West 'Bright' Before Christmans. Key West. Live holiday music, games for the kids, free cookies and eggnog, holiday cheer and a chance...
| Dec 11, 2013
The city-owned Los Angeles Convention Center entered a new era Tuesday when a new general manager was named by the private company hired to run the facility.
Anschutz Entertainment Group, which won a contract to run the center in October, named Brad...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Restaurateur, cookbook author and chef Cat Cora holds the distinction of being the first female Iron Chef. The television personality ("Around the World in 80 Plates") is based out of Santa Barbara, Calif., where she lives with her wife and children....
| Jan 20, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Walt Disney World's Wilderness Lodge has rejoined AAA's prestigious four-diamond list, one of only seven Florida properties to be added to the list this year.
The hotel, inspired by turn-of-the-century national park lodges, is known for its log-cabin...
| Oct 22, 2013
The SpringHill Suites by Marriott Boca Raton is sporting a new look after completing $2.3 million in improvements to guest rooms and public spaces.
The theme of the renovations was "Style and Space. Redefined," and room upgrades included new...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
Season Kick-Off Cocktail Reception
Funding Arts Broward (FAB!)
FAB! begins its 10th anniversary with a season kickoff cocktail reception, hosted by corporate member Northern Trust, at its Fort Lauderdale office. Free,...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Editor's Note: The following article was published in the Los Angeles Times on Oct. 28, 1993.
LAGUNA BEACH — As nightfall revealed an eerie ring of red flames above this seaside gem, residents salvaged wedding albums and family mementos and...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 5:04 PM
The general manager of the Island Hotel in Newport Beach is the new chairman of the Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce.
The chamber voted Aug. 22 during an event at the Newport Sea Base to put Donald Stamets in the role. He began his one-year term this...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Don't lose it this summer. At least not the way Jennifer and Pat Mangold did when they stayed in the Florida Keys last August.
In their hurry to avoid holiday traffic, Mangold left her $680 in cash in their room at the Hampton Inn and Suites Islamorada....