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August 23, 2017

Arts & Entertainment

Head to head: The Universal/Disney battle heats up

For nearly a decade now, Walt Disney World and Universal have been engaged in an increasingly expensive arms race. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

Florida Department of State Highlights $4.68 Billion Economic Impact of Arts and Culture in Florida

Arts & Economic Prosperity Report shows nonprofit arts and culture is a significant industry in the state of Florida Read more »
Published on 6/20/2017

Disney reaches agreement on pay practices with the Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor and two subsidiaries of The Walt Disney Co. have reached an agreement that will provide $3.8 million in back wages to ensure compliance with the Fair Labor Standards Act. Read more »
Published on 3/20/2017

Building on tradition: Port St. Lucie hopes a renovated baseball stadium will be a hit

Port St. Lucie is hoping a renovated stadium will be a hit with baseball fans. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Following the business: The largest theme park association moves to Orlando

The largest theme park association moves its headquarters to Orlando. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Broken bond: Miami is only municipality the SEC has sued twice

Ongoing securities violations makes Miami the only municipality the SEC has sued twice. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Room to grow: Universal buys back a 475-acre parcel

Universal has been nibbling into Walt Disney World's market share ever since by investing hundreds of millions of dollars in new attractions, hotels and a water park. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2016

The art of the deal: Art fairs seeing record attendance in Miami

In a state with more than 1,250 golf courses — the largest number of any in the country — the hottest thing in golf these days may be a business that combines a kind of high-tech driving range with a flashy sports bar/restaurant. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2016

Florida Southern College: A campus done Wright

Florida Southern's Frank Lloyd Wright architecture continues to attract both students and visitors to the school. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2016

Writing on the wall: Graffiti helps Miami's Wynwood

In the Wynwood neighborhood of Miami, graffiti covers some 80,000 square feet of walls. It's been that way since 2009, and neighborhood businesses are quite happy about it. Read more »
Published on 7/24/2015

New batons: Orchestras shine with new music directors

The top five professional orchestras in Florida all have new music directors — and all face the same challenges in fundraising and engaging a new generation of concert-goers. Read more »
Published on 6/26/2015

Hooray for Bollywood: Indian filmmakers coming to Tampa

Next summer, some 30,000 stars, producers, directors and writers of Indian filmmaking, plus fans from around the world, will travel for the industry's annual awards ceremony weekend — to Tampa... Read more »
Published on 10/8/2013

Crawford Entertainment

Seminole County native Chad Crawford graduated from Full Sail University but bounced around doing odd jobs until... Read more »
Published on 7/23/2013

Sun-Ray Cinema

Tim Massett decided to renovate an 86-year-old theater in the city's 5 Points area and open a single-screen 200-person venue that offers beer, wine and non-traditional movie food. Read more »
Published on 3/22/2013

Disney Moves

A reorganization of top ranks at Walt Disney World has brought Disney veteran George A. Kalogridis back to Orlando as president of the Disney Co.'s largest resort. Read more »
Published on 3/14/2013

Gear 1 Music

From Mozart to Metallica, business for Kenny Stinnett is all about music. Read more »
Published on 3/12/2013

Renaissance Man

As March begins, event producer Bobby Rodriguez casts an eye on the weather for the remaining weekends that his 21st annual Florida Renaissance Festival will run. Read more »
Published on 3/8/2013

Shaquille O'Neal is a 'Florida Icon'

(Former NBA player, TV basketball analyst, Orlando; age 41) Read more »
Published on 3/5/2013

Guy Harvey and the Art of the Deal

Guy Harvey's fish paintings have made his T-shirts and name synonymous with fishing and Florida's casual lifestyle. Can he push the brand nationally? Read more »
Published on 2/25/2013

Naples Wine Fest

Nowhere else in the wine world do so few give so much with the speed and noise of the bidders at the Naples Winter Wine Fest. They did it again last weekend raising more than $8.5 million in six hours for thousands of at-risk children within 20 miles of 500 donors under an inflated white tent on the lawn of the Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. Read more »
Published on 1/28/2013

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