| Jun 10, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Fort Lauderdale-based yacht interior designer Patrick Knowles has gained a worldwide reputation for creating one-of-a-kind interiors for some of the most luxurious yachts.
The yacht interior design work created by his company is varied, and recent...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:13 PM
The upper Keys will hold a series of beer-and-wine events the weekend of April 4 for their second annual Key Largo Brew on the Bay.
On Thursday, drink homemade suds at the festival's homebrewing competition held at Doc's Diner, which will serve tapas...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Check out festivals and events in February across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Through Feb. 3: 24th Annual Zora Neale...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:16 PM
Edward H. "Ham" Welbourn Jr., a retired insurance executive and World War II veteran, died April 29 of complications from dementia at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. He was 98.
The son of Edward H. Welbourn, who owned Rennous Kleinle...
| May 8, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Brenda Heist wanted to run away from life. Naturally, she went to Key West, Fla.
The first time I was down there, I saw a highway sign that, for me, perfectly captured the meaning of that place. North, it said, with an arrow pointing the way.
| May 11, 2013
There is a finite number of destinations in the Sunshine State, a fact that is becoming apparent to me after more than three years of writing a column about Florida travel.
Fortunately, many of the state's most popular spots boast an enduring appeal....
| May 6, 2013
| 5:11 AM
Visit Florida botanical gardens for free on Friday to celebrate 2013 National Public Gardens Day. This could be a fun thing to do with Mom for Mother's Day.
Get free admission for up to 10 people at more than 80 botanical and public gardens around the...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Critical violations of state sanitation and safety laws recently observed by inspectors at five South Florida restaurants prompted the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation to cite the owners and briefly suspend operations.
| Apr 12, 2013
| 1:51 PM
It's true. Most of us just don't understand the Florida Legislature, but that's because we're looking at it all wrong.
Instead of viewing state government as a far distant place stuck in south Georgia, where it's easy to get buffalloed by the legalese,...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 4:33 AM
Where's there smoke, there's fire. In this case the fire was smoldering, but the homeowner was all fired up. Firefighters responded to reports of an illegal fire in Key Largo on Christmas Eve. When they arrived, they found a smoldering fire and the...