Dead Coconut Club coming as part of Halloween Horror Nights

The Red Coconut Club at Universal Orlando’s CityWalk is a nightclub described as “vintage Vegas with a tropical twist”. But this Halloween season, the Universal Monsters are taking over, and…

Gary Gaines, coach of ‘Friday Night Lights’ fame, dead at 73

Gary Gaines, coach of the Texas high school football team made famous in the book and movie “Friday Night Lights,” has died. He was 73. What You Need To Know…

Reimagined Dead Vines house set for Halloween event

SeaWorld Orlando has unveiled more details about its Howl-O-Scream event, including a “reimaingined” haunted house, a new scare zone and another live show. The theme park’s after-hours event begins Sept.…

Denise Dowse of ‘Beverly hills, 90210’ fame dead at 64

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — Family and colleagues are mourning Denise Dowse Sunday after the actress, who portrayed vice principal Yvonne Teasley on the 1990s TV show “Beverly Hills, 90210,” died…

Songwriter-producer Lamont Dozier dead at 81

NEW YORK (AP) — Lamont Dozier, the middle name of the celebrated Holland-Dozier-Holland team that wrote and produced “You Can’t Hurry Love,” “Heat Wave” and dozens of other hits and…

With Frontier deal dead, Spirit ponders sale to JetBlue – Orlando Sentinel

Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines agreed Wednesday to abandon their merger proposal, opening the way for JetBlue Airways to acquire Spirit after a months-long bidding war for the budget carrier.…

Dukureh, from ‘Elvis’ film, found dead in Nashville home

Shonka Dukureh, who played Big Mama Thornton in this year’s movie about Elvis Presley, was found dead Thursday in a bedroom at her home in Nashville, police said. She was…

Delfonics lead singer William ‘Poogie’ Hart dead at 77

NEW YORK – William “Poogie” Hart, a founder of the Grammy-winning trio the Delfonics who helped write and sang a soft lead tenor on such classic “Sound of Philadelphia” ballads…

Teenager Dead Free Fall ICON Park

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — The 14-year-old boy who fell from the Orlando Free Fall ride at ICON Park and died has been identified, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO).…

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins dead at 50

LOS ANGELES – Taylor Hawkins, the longtime drummer for the rock band Foo Fighters, has died. He was 50. There were no immediate details about how Hawkins died, though the…