From Food to Fireworks: The “Best” in July 4th Celebrations

  From Food to Fireworks: The “Best” in July 4th Celebrations by Amy Lignor   We’re all familiar with the celebration of “independence” held in Washington D.C. every year. The red, white and blue blasting into the sky over the cradle of our democracy reminds one and all what it means to be an American…what […]

Delta Becomes Airline Industry’s Leading Edge for Good and Bad

  Delta Becomes Airline Industry’s Leading Edge for Good and Bad By Burt Carey Last week’s airline news flash was a huge splash by Delta Air Lines that its in-flight entertainment system would become free to domestic and international passengers beginning July 1. That put the Atlanta-based airline back on point, leading the industry down […]

Travel to Remote Summer Locations & Enjoy the Luxury

  Travel to Remote Summer Locations & Enjoy the Luxury by Amy Lignor   Weather’s warm, skies are sunny, and school is basically all sewn up for the year. It is summertime and time to travel. But, for many, they are still looking for that summer getaway located far, far away from children who want […]

Celebrate 100 Years of the National Park Service

  Celebrate 100 Years of the National Park Service By Burt Carey God bless America, Land that I love,  Stand beside her and guide her  Thru the night with a light from above;    From the mountains, to the prairies,  To the oceans white with foam,  God bless America,  My home, sweet home.  God bless America,  My home, sweet home.   When he wrote the lyrics to God Bless America in 1918 and revised them in 1938, Irving Berlin expressed his love for and devotion to the United States. His song could […]

TSA Under Fire for Long Airport Lines

  TSA Under Fire for Long Airport Lines By Burt Carey From New York to Chicago to Atlanta and other major U.S. cities, airport travelers have been complaining for weeks about delays and long lines at security checkpoints. On Friday Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson tried to quell the unrest, announcing that the beleaguered Transportation […]

Finding the Best Summer Travel Deals

  Finding the Best Summer Travel Deals By Burt Carey Experts say there are three important elements to finding excellent summer travel destinations that help you avoid the crowds at mega-resorts without getting ripped off. They are: Watch out for hidden charges; look for off-season deals on cruises; and pick tourist destinations other vacationers avoid […]

Delta: Your Checked Bags Will Never Be Lost Again

  Delta: Your Checked Bags Will Never Be Lost Again By Burt Carey Just 11 months after the International Air Transport Association passed baggage tracking guidelines that would by 2018 require member airlines to monitor checked baggage at all times, U.S.-based Delta Airlines has unveiled a tracking system that it says will track every bag […]

Prince’s Paisley Park Home/Office/Recording Studio to Become Museum

  Prince’s Paisley Park Home/Office/Recording Studio to Become Museum By Burt Carey As millions of music fans across the world mourn the death of Prince, his family is paving the way to give the public a behind-the-scenes peek into the artist’s exceptionally private life. “We will turn Paisley Park into a museum in Prince’s memory,” […]