Awesome Florida! Florida's Vacation and Beach Guide
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07/08/2013 06:42 AM
Busch Gardens Summer Nights is in full swing
Midway through its June through August run, Busch Gardens Summer Nights is open for after-dark thrills and entertainment. Ride the roller coasters after dark and enjoy the park activities and entertainment during the cooler evening hours in summer.
05/30/2013 05:52 AM
It's Stingray Season - Be Careful on the beaches!
As the water warms, stingrays begin to congregate near Florida beaches. The season usually starts around May and goes through October. Unfortunately, this is also the time when most people also go to the same beaches! Stepping on a stingray can lead to a very painful injury from its poisonous barb thrust by its tail.
04/28/2013 06:53 AM
Online (only) University Approved for Florida.
The Florida legislature and Governor Scott have approved a plan to establish an online only university offering. The university will offer fully accredited college courses leading to bachelor's degree without the need to attend a physical facility.
04/25/2013 09:58 AM
Lights Out to Protect Sea Turtles
Sea turtle hatching season is upon us. These endangered species need all the help they can get to improve their survival rate as they struggle to the sea.
02/29/2012 08:08 AM
Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
When: March 23 - 25, 2012
Where: St. Petersburg, FL
What: High-horsepower, adrenalin-pumping, Grand Prix racing among the streets of St. Petersburg. The 1.8 mile course runs along the waterfront district and downtown St. Petersburg with 14 winding turns passing Pioneer Park, Salvador Dali Museum, Progress Energy Center for the Arts and onto the runways of Albert Whitted Airport!