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  1. Universal brings back 3-day Harry Potter fan event


    Ticket packages are on sale now for the second "A Celebration of Harry Potter," a three-day fan event at Universal Orlando Jan. 30-Feb. 1. The event includes Q&A panels with the movie stars and technical wizards from the films, special evening activities and an expo of interactive Potter activities, film props and …

    The Wand Keeper in Ollivanders during the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley media preview event at Universal Orlando Resort on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Diagon Alley will officially open to the public on July 8, 2014.
  2. Falcon's Fury drop ride officially open at Busch Gardens


    It has essentially been open for the past week, but on Tuesday Busch Gardens made it official: The much-delayed Falcon's Fury drop ride is open.

    ANNE GLOVER  |  Times
Falcon's Fury at Busch Gardens is officially open.
  3. Economy hits the gas: More buyers seeking high-end RVs with all the comforts of home



    For Doug and Nicki Craig, the ''aha'' moment came in 2007.

      Doug and Nicki Craig of Ohio, who recently bought a Monaco Dynasty at the Lazydays The RV Authority in seffne Saturday August 23, 2014. Lazydays is seeing a large rise in the number of high-end motor homes costing more than $350,000. "We got our because it is a more freeing experience. We can work from the road and still keep in touch with our child and grand children," Doug Craig said. The couple is apart of the Lazydays Crown Club and have access to the clubs pool, lounge space, as well as service repairs. Doug and Nicki Craig will be heading to Houston to visit their daughter once the final parts for repair are in.