Zoo Miami’s flock of 25 Caribbean flamingos were rounded up in their exhibit for annual wellness exams. Veterinarians at the South Florida zoo vaccinate against West Nile virus, do blood tests, weigh the birds.
Swift Beef, part of JBS USA, recalled 99,000 pounds of beef on E. coli concerns after beef it supplied to Majestic Meat had E. coli. Another part of JBS USA is behind October’s beef salmonella outbreak
Epcot, approaching its 40th anniversary, is getting a replacement show for IllumiNations, a “story-telling” Guardians of the Galaxy roller coaster, Beauty and the Beast singalong and Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure.
Disney Parks Chairman Bob Chapek revealed names of two rides under construction in new Star Wars lands. Smugglers Run is set aboard Millennium Falcon, and Rise of the Resistance takes place on a Star Destroyer.
A Chipotle manager was fired this week after a video posted on Twitter showed employees refusing to serve five black men and asking them to prove they had the money to pay for their meals before placing their orders.
Jennie-O recalled 91,000 pounds of ground turkey products Thursday. It’s the first recall linked to a salmonella outbreak that’s sickened 164, killed one and the CDC worries could be infecting the turkey industry.
Fares on Carnival ships are frequently cheaper than Caribbean cruises on other lines in what the industry calls the mainstream category. Carnival Horizon has smart elevators, Havana Cabanas and new restaurants.
Thanksgiving is one of the busiest holidays for road trips. Approximately 48.5 million Americans are expected to drive 50 miles or more for the 2018 holiday period, says AAA. If you’re planning to hit the road you’ll want to plan accordingly.
The cool season vegetable garden can be one of incredible beauty all the while providing tasty produce. Such is the case with the Columbus Botanical Garden. Their Sally Adams vegetable terraces, located adjacent to the old historic Gin House, were designed by the renowned landscape architecture firm, Studio Outside Landscape Architecture of Dallas Texas.
Anytime a big story breaks, one of my first thoughts is: I hope Florida doesn’t have any connection. I used to think I was the only one entertaining such selfishness until The Hubby, born and raised in the Sunshine State, voiced my concern aloud, only he made it more specific and more plaintive: “Why does every weird story have to have a Miami or Florida connection?” he asked.