| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:09 AM
WHAT: The Magic Kingdom is set to debut its new daytime parade, Festival of Fantasy. It will be a cavalcade of characters plus new floats, costumes and soundtrack for the traditional afternoon parade. Showstoppers could be a steampunk dragon float and the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:38 PM
Executives at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts are releasing details about how patrons will visit the new venue, hoping to ease concerns about its lack of new parking.
The $514 million arts center won't include any additional parking when...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 12:32 PM
What: Arena Football League game
When: 7 Saturday night
Where: Tampa Bay Times Forum (401 Channelside Dr., Tampa)
Records: Predators 2-0, Storm 2-0
All-time series: Tied 26-26
The Buzz: Westbound lanes of I-4 will be closed at exit 41 in Polk...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:31 PM
TAMPA — In Arena Football League lore, there is no greater rivalry than the "War on I-4," and the 53rd installment ended in thrilling fashion Saturday night.
Jason Boltus' sixth touchdown pass of the game, a 3-yard strike to Greg Carr in the...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Universal Orlando has gone nostalgic with the opening of its fourth hotel, Cabana Bay Beach Resort.
"It reminds me of my childhood," said Lisa Schenning of Lexington, Ky. She and her 16-year-old son, Adam, sat poolside Monday at the start of their...
| Apr 4, 2014
SeaWorld Orlando has gussied itself up for its 50th anniversary celebration, and some of it looks downright trashy.
That's by design. SeaWorld commissioned four sculptures that are made of beach debris. You'll probably see the sea horse one first. It'...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:23 PM
Ace Cafe, a British hub for vintage-motorcycle and custom-car events, plans to open its first U.S. complex in downtown Orlando within a year.
Owners of the Ace brand, with its "petrol and speed" cult following, have signed a long-term lease for...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Holy Land Experience, the Bible-themed attraction near the intersection of Interstate 4 and Kirkman Road in Orlando, will host free screenings of 2004's "The Passion of the Christ" between Good Friday and Easter Sunday.
The film, starring Jim Caviezel...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:27 AM
I hate I-4.
No, really, I hate it.
I hate how traffic comes to a grinding halt on it every day, often for no apparent reason.
How drivers use the entire merge lane before merging at the last second.
How people peck away on their mobile devices...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Time has value, and that's a good motivation to ride SunRail.
But will riding the train save you real money? According to SunRail's online calculator, which you can find here, I'm going to save $163 a month. That's not chump change, but it also doesn'...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:58 AM
Orange County is definitely becoming less red.
The Florida Democratic Party is touting the latest voter registration numbers from the Orange County Supervisor of Elections Bill Cowles' office showing that Republicans now are out-numbered by voters who...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:26 AM
This is the year that transportation in Metro Orlando fundamentally changes.
By May, the region is supposed to get its first commuter train, the $1.2 billion SunRail system that will link DeBary in Volusia County with downtown Orlando and Sand Lake Road...