| Mar 27, 2013
| 1:54 PM
So you've wanted to explore an estuary on Florida's east coast, but didn't want to bother with having to get, you know, your own boat? Fortunately, the park rangers and volunteers at the Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area, a park of pristine...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 8:03 AM
BEACH N’ BOARDS FEST: surfing tournaments, films and activites: today-Sunday; Shepard Park Beach, State Road 520 at the Atlantic Ocean, Cocoa Beach; free; 321-799-8820.
BIKE WEEK: city-wide motorcycle festival: daily through March 17;...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:34 PM
While many travelers treat the hotel as simply a spot to sleep while vacationing, some of us enjoy a one-stop shop that has everything from award-winning restaurants and daytime entertainment to a great location and comfortable accommodations. For those...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The Atlantic Ocean is expected to churn out 18 named tropical storms, nine hurricanes and four major hurricanes during the season that stretches from June through November, according to a report released Wednesday by Colorado State University's...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 12:42 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE -- Two of the nine villas offered in the amenity-rich enclave of Venice Harbor in Las Olas have gone under contract – almost immediately following the recent start of the development's second phase of construction.
| Apr 16, 2013
| 10:52 AM
MIAMI FIU has a press conference this afternoon to introduce Anthony Evans as the school's new basketball coach, but the real star in the room is FIU's new basketball court, which was finished this week.
The court features the Atlantic ocean on the...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:53 PM
Hurry up and slow down. That's one way to look at a road trip. You don't hop a plane and zip off halfway around the world. You slide in behind the wheel and get a grip, you feel the planet, you experience the travel. Travel becomes part of the...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 2:55 PM
The Atlantic Ocean could produce more "major" hurricanes this year than it did in 2012, according to a company that provides weather forecasts for corporate clients.
In an early hurricane forecast released Thursday, ImpactWeather Inc. predicted that 2013...
| Apr 17, 2013
With National Tax Day having passed, and the IRS reporting that many Americans will get refunds of close to $3,000, some of us may be looking for “tax refund-worthy” destinations. Here are some deals to consider in Florida, the Bahamas and the...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Lighter meals are perfect for the longer days that daylight savings time brings. Check out a few test kitchen favorites today at orlandosentinel.com/thedish. In the meantime, let's dish:
Earth Day from the kitchen table. Every year on April 22 more than...
| Apr 7, 2013
COLONIA DEL SACRAMENTO, Uruguay — Straddling the crest of a sand dune, my back to the Atlantic Ocean, I watched a Uruguayan boy net fish in a river lagoon. He waded through the chest-high water, dragging behind him the reflection of the setting sun....
| Apr 22, 2013
| 5:44 AM
AVENTURA -- In case you missed our lengthy Sunday morning read on former Florida State cornerback and punt returner Greg Reid over the weekend, please pause for a moment, click this link and check it out.
I hope you enjoy that piece. In addition to it,...