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Get ready for a sleepover with Mickey and Minnie, 24-hours of Disney is returning to the Magic Kingdom

Posted on March 14, 2014 at 9:50 am

  By Peter Covino A&E Editor   Well, if you missed it last year, or you were there and stayed up so long you just don’t remember it, 24-hours of Disney is returning to the Magic Kingdom, Memorial Day weekend. I was there for the official opening of the event (it was quite cool to see Disney shrouded in fog in the pre-dawn hours) last year, and I still have

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  • All you need to know about upcoming Tribeca Film Festival, April 16-27 in NYC

    Posted on March 6, 2014 at 2:30 pm

    The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, today announced its feature film selections in the Spotlight, Midnight, and Special Screenings sections, as well as the selections for the Storyscapes program. The 13th edition of the Festival will take place from April 16th to April 27th in New York City. The Spotlight section features 31 films, consisting of 22 narratives and 9 documentaries. Twenty films in the selection will have

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  • Welcome to the Nightmare, Alice Cooper documentary premieres at Tribeca Film Festival

    Posted on March 6, 2014 at 2:20 pm

    Eagle Rock Entertainment, in association with Banger Films, has announced the world premiere of Super Duper Alice Cooper at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by AT&T, where it will screen as part of their Spotlight section. Taking us through his life and career, ALICE presents his story in the first ever “doc opera” film – a dizzying blend of documentary archive footage, animation, and rock opera. Super Duper

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  • Hate the price of gasoline? Wait until next month, it will cost even more

    Posted on March 3, 2014 at 3:57 pm

    If the seemingly endless daily price increase in the price of gasoline is causing a pain in your wallet, don’t look for any relief any time soon. According to the American Auto Association,  gas prices finished February with the largest increase since July. The national average rose 21 days in a row reaching 17 cents per gallon (5 percent) over the course of the month. It was the longest consecutive

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  • Crave beyond-the-beach excitement? Four must-try vacation ideas

    Posted on February 19, 2014 at 12:37 pm

      Heading on vacation? This year, instead of settling for just sitting on the beach, think about embarking on an experience-based adventure. “Whether you’re traveling with family, friends or by yourself, there are all kinds of activities to enhance your vacation experience,” says Jeanenne Tornatore, senior editor for the travel booking website Orbitz.com. Here are four ideas to get you started on planning your trip: Expand your skillset They say

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  • It may be winter but it’s time to think flowers and plants, the planting schedule heats up with lots of shows and festivals

    Posted on January 31, 2014 at 1:23 pm

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor Flower and garden enthusiasts across the state and even around the country have probably already circled March 5 on their calendars as the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival marks its return to the theme park. This year’s festival, featuring garden tips and seminars, food samplings and guest musical acts such as Gary Lewis and the Playboys and The Alan Parsons Live Project, will run

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  • Your own private island — Eagle Island is the perfect getaway for a group of friends, family

    Posted on January 10, 2014 at 1:10 pm

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor Sometimes it really does feel like a rat race and the rats are winning. Maybe it’s time to get off that tread mill and slow down a bit, or maybe just let things come to a screeching halt and go to your own little island getaway. Geographically, Eagle Island is just a tiny dot in a sea of water off of Georgia’s southern coast. But

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