| 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,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Few things celebrate the end of winter like a great drive and enjoying the beach. Whether you can put the top down or not, members and editors of travel website VirtualTourist.com are sure you'll enjoy any of our "Top 10 Coastal Drives."
| Apr 24, 2013
| 5:12 PM
Siriki Diabate left his four daughters, parents and three siblings behind in 2005 when he was forced to flee his native Ivory Coast after suffering a terrific beating by thugs who left him for dead.
He was working for a local newspaper at the time,...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 5:10 PM
The scientific name of the American shad, Alosa sapidissima, provides a hint as to why it is many people's favorite fish, and why the season when they swim upriver to their breeding grounds is so eagerly awaited. The name means "most delicious herring."...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 1:03 PM
There's more to a beach vacation than sand and surf.
Distilled to those basic elements, every Florida beach getaway might seem the same. Yet there are also infinite variables that imprint distinct personalities to stretches of the state's 1,250 miles...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 7:36 AM
What better way to enjoy summer than by sipping something tall and cool while drinking in the spectacular Florida water scenery? Finding your favorite watering hole with a view can be a highlight of any Florida getaway.
Here are some refreshing...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Concede that it's an artificial exercise: Time magazine's "Person (formerly Man) of the Year" makes for entertaining end-of-the-year reading, and it's fodder for water-cooler conversations. But this year Time has copped out by choosing a collective...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Valentine’s Day is a good time for a romantic getaway, right? If that sounds good, check out the ”Rekindle Romance” package at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale, with rates starting at $319/night*. Here's the deal:...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:32 PM
From the perennial Shrimp Festival to the newer Fernandina Film Festival, Amelia Island has a full slate of family-friendly events on the schedule for 2012. Here's a look: Amelia Island Book Festival: February 17-19 With two full days of programs, socials...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:33 PM
This week's cooler, overcast weather hasn't been the best beach weather. This weekend promises more of the same and the surf will kick up throughout the weekend, said Volusia County Beach Patrol Capt. Tammy Marris. Today's surf is about 2 to 3 feet, 3...