| Jul 31, 2010
The potential of oil washing ashore on Gulf Coast beaches has made this a difficult summer for the tourism folks on Florida's Gulf Coast.
Yet the resourceful tourism folks in St. Petersburg are doing an admirable job of making the best of it. The...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 12:03 PM
For inquiring minds that want a window into how the Postcards from Florida column comes together, here's the reason your traveling correspondent selected this week's photo:
It looks warm.
Thinking about warm places was top of mind this week, with...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 3:23 PM
Florida is facing a fiscal crisis. There's talk of slashing everything from public safety to help for the disabled.
So what burning issue are some of our legislators pushing?
Gifts for themselves!
Specifically, they want more freebies.
| Nov 23, 2011
| 6:05 AM
I'm avoiding the malls this weekend, but that doesn't mean I'm staying at home. Here are some art-filled suggestions for you.
Many people forget about the Cornell Fine Arts Museum on the Rollins College campus in Winter Park. The museum (1000 Holt Ave.,...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 2:18 AM
Urban Meyer is at Ohio State now.
Florida fans are miffed and who can blame them. He left the Gators citing his health, his burnout and his lack of time with the family. Family weekends must have been wonderful this past season, with daddy/hubby spending...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 1:06 PM
With only three weeks until Christmas and 16 days until the start of Hanukkah, we are officially in the heat — or shall I say glow? — of the holiday season.
It's a tradition-filled time of year.
Families adorn their homes with decorations...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 6:22 PM
Lurking along the sidelines at The Swamp on Saturday night were probably more than 40 potential Gators getting a taste of college football's big stage. Alabama-Florida, SEC style. Every player had to come away impressed..
If some of these Florida Gator...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 7:06 AM
Are you getting holiday cabin fever? Tired of being cooped up with the kids and visiting family, and party after party? Well, there are lots of art places you can go during the holiday week, some with extended hours.
For an extreme get-out-of-the-house...