| Aug 30, 2010
| 4:22 PM
Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center said today that Hurricane Earl has reached "major" (Cat. 3) hurricane status, with top sustained winds at 120 mph. Further strengthening is expected. UPDATE: Late this afternoon Earl was upgraded again to a...
| Mar 30, 2010
Like migratory birds, cruise ships regularly shift from one part of the world to another as the seasons shift -- from the Caribbean to Europe or South America or from Alaska or the West Coast to Asia or the South Pacific, for example. These usually...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Frogs are an integral part of the food web and tadpoles keep waterways clean by feeding on algae.
Steve Johnson, associate professor of wildlife ecology and conservation at the University of Florida, will present "Ribbets, Croaks, Tadpoles and Frogs" at...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:34 AM
WHAT: The Offspring (with Dexter Holland,pictured) were an inescapable presence on rock radio in the mid-1990s, thanks to the band's multi-platinum 1994 album "Smash." In the where-does-the-time-go category, The Offspring are celebrating the 20th...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:15 AM
A tugboat involved in dredging at Port Canaveral collided with a pier on Sunday and caused $500,000 in damage, including a broken mooring post.
Debris from the collision came off the mooring post, or bollard. The port’s North Cargo Pier No. 3...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Port Canaveral revealed Friday an ongoing investigation into alleged cash skimming by employees in its parking operation.
Four employees related to the alleged theft were fired and three were placed on administrative leave, according to a news release....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:02 AM
The Canaveral Port Authority has announced 61 layoffs in its police and public safety operations, starting on Sept. 30 through mid-October.
The layoffs are part of a proposed transition of the port police functions to the Brevard County Sheriff’...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Port Canaveral’s deal with a Middle East company, Gulftainer, to expand cargo operations may face further review for security issues.
U.S. Congressman Duncan Hunter, R-San Diego, called for review of the deal in a July 29 letter to U.S. Treasury...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekened:
Westgate Resorts CEO David Siegel talks to Mike Holfeld on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Siegel will talk about his purchase of the Orlando Predators, the recovery of his business and...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:53 AM
One of Florida's most popular microbrews is headed to sea.
Two of Tampa's Cigar City Brewing's craft beers will be featured aboard all 13 of Carnival Cruise Line's Florida-based cruise ships. The line made the announcement last Sunday aboard the...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:44 AM
A U.S. subsidiary of Middle Eastern cargo company Gulftainer has signed a 35-year, $100 million agreement to boost cargo operations with a new terminal at Port Canaveral.
It’s the first U.S. location for Gulftainer, a United Arab Emirates...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:23 AM
Disney Cruise Line is spreading its fleet back out from under the sunshine in fall 2015. The line, which had been basing all four of its ships in Florida during the winter sailing season will be bring the Disney Wonder back to Galveston, Texas as well...