Cedar Point

The Graves of Maud and Gus Wagner

Homestead Cemetery hold the remains of the United States' first known professional tattoo artists.<p>Like many interesting characters in the early 20th …

Los Angeles

WIN NOW: Cedar Point Halloweekend Tickets Family 4Pack [Contest]

The WZAK CEDAR POINT HALLOW WEEKNENDS 2018 contest will end on Sunday, October 7th, 2018. Five winners (5) winners will receive a <b>4-pack of tickets to</b> …

Celebrity Gossip

RS Aeros at the 69th Annual Regatta at Massapoag Yacht Club

by Chris and Derek Stow 18 Sep 11:34 BST 8-9 September 2018<p>Diane Kampf (Regatta Chair), Chris Stow (second overall), and Charlie Cooper (PRO) at the …

Sailing

Florence sets new North Carolina rainfall record, beating the devastating Floyd in 1999

Hurricane Florence and its aftermath has broken a North Carolina record set in 1999 by Hurricane Floyd for rainfall from a tropical cyclone.<p>The storm …

North Carolina

Free (or Nearly Free) Things to Do near Cedar Point

Visiting Cedar Point, one of America's favorite amusement parks, can get expensive. However, Ohio's north central region--and Sandusky--offer a …

Budget Travel

21st Halloweekends Underway At Cedar Point

Sep 14, 2018<p><b>Sandusky -</b> The wait is officially over, as Halloweekends makes it's return to Cedar Point Friday night.<p>The event, which runs until …

Dining Rooms

Cedar Point Turns Up the Fall Theme With HalloWeekends Starting Today

The lingering summer heat isn’t stopping Halloween from rapidly approaching, and, starting today, Cedar Point is helping sweaty Ohioans adjust to the …

Cleveland

Olmsted Historical Society's Pumpkinville in the Valley scheduled for Sept. 30

NORTH OLMSTED, Ohio -- Similar to a child discovering a healthy snack in a Halloween bag of candy, the Olmsted Historical Society hosts its annual …

Selling

Cedar Fair: An Undervalued, High-Yield Name

<i>"It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness." - Leo Tolstoy, The Kreutzer Sonata</i><p>In today's "deep dive" we look at a …

Business

Cedar Point's Steel Vengeance named best new ride by Amusement Today

BRANSON, Missouri - Cedar Point's Steel Vengeance roller coaster was named the best new ride in 2018 by readers of Amusement Today magazine.<p>The …

Roller Coasters

This Cedar Point roller coaster named best new amusement ride of 2018

CLEVELAND - Cedar Point's Steel Vengeance was named the "Best New Ride of 2018" by readers of Amusement Today magazine.<p>Standing at more than 200 …

Trains

6 Cleveland Browns whose stocks are down after Pittsburgh Steelers tie

Following the Cleveland Browns’ tie to the Pittsburgh Steelers, these six members of the Browns saw their stocks take a hit.<p>The first Week 1 tie …

Football (U.S.)

Aquatica's Ray Rush, SeaWorld, Horror Nights among Golden Ticket Award winners

Ray Rush, Aquatica’s newest water slide, was among the Orlando-area winners in 2018’s edition of Golden Ticket Awards, which are presented by …

Walt Disney Company

Cedar Point closes early due to weather

SANDUSKY, Ohio - Cedar Point announced that it's closing early on Sunday due to unprecedented rainfall, the amusement park tweeted.<p>The park will …

Weather

Cedar Fair Takes Top Honors at Amusement Today's 2018 Golden Ticket Awards

SANDUSKY, Ohio, Sept. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cedar Fair Entertainment Company (NYSE: FUN), a leader in regional amusement parks, water parks and active entertainment, received three top honors in <i>Amusement Today's</i> annual Golden Ticket Awards (GTA). The coveted Best New Ride award went to Sandusky, …

Amusement Parks

Kings Island owner hits record revenues

Extra disposable income during a healthy economy is boosting sales in more than just the travel and retail industries, with the owner of Kings Island …

Amusement Parks

LeBron to treat I Promise school students early 'VIP' screening of 'Smallfoot'

There are several material perks that come with being a student, or teacher at LeBron James’ ‘I Promise’ public school in Akron, Ohio.<p>Students and families have access to a pantry if they need food, teachers are offered free workout classes and each student gets a free bicycle to help them move …

Lebron James

Listen to Jeffrey gets his own show, Flash stops by the studio, & more | Rover's Morning Glory On Demand | Podcasts

Jeffrey gets his own show on RMG Plus. Police search for mystery woman who rang doorbell and then disappeared. Jeffrey tries to explain where he went …

Myrtle Beach

Six Flags Magic Mountain to add racing coaster with side-by-side tracks

Six Flags Magic Mountain will soon have 20 ways to make your head spin, your heart pound and your stomach lurch.<p>The Valencia amusement park announced plans late Wednesday to open its 20th roller coaster next year, a thrill ride with side-by-side tracks so that two vehicles packed with screaming …

Walt Disney Company

Story vs. Spectacle (Hint: The Winner Isn’t What You’d Expect Me to Say)

Flickr Creative Commons: Norm LanierI love roller coasters.There’s nothing like the anticipation of riding up to the first drop, or being caught in …

Roller Coasters

It's our "Kiss The Summer Goodbye" Weekend

Aug 30, 2018<p>All this Labor Day Weekend, 96-5 Kiss FM will be doing a "Kiss The Summer Goodbye" Weekend.<p>Whether you're going to Oktoberfest, the …

Labor Day

Richfield Experiencing Development 'Boom'

More than $200 million of redevelopment work is occurring within city limits, officials said.<p>RICHFIELD, MN — When the economy is humming along …

Urban Design

Meijer halts plans for store on Geauga Lake site

BAINBRIDGE TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Mega retailer Meijer will not build a supercenter store on the Bainbridge side of the Geauga Lake property, a company …

Amusement Parks

Cedar Fair plans to build a hotel at its Canada's Wonderland amusement park

Sandusky-based Cedar Fair Entertainment Co. (NYSE: FUN) announced it will build a dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotel at its Canada's …

Amusement Parks

Power Outage At Cedar Point: Rides Coming Back Online

Ohio Edison is currently on the scene and trying to restore power, Cedar Point said.<p>SANDUSKY, OH — Part of the Cedar Point amusement park was without …

Customers

11 late-summer getaways you can take right now

Fred Rogers

Thrill-seeking pensioners ride rollercoasters - and claim it helps arthritis

An elderly couple who are addicted to rollercoasters have just enjoyed yet another theme park visit despite being in their 70s - and claim the rides …

Roller Coasters

Stunning renovated barn in East Hampton’s Northwest Woods asks $4.2M

It sold in 2015 for $1.575M<p>A spacious and totally renovated barn-style home from 1986 in East Hampton’s Northwest Woods has just become available for sale with an asking price of $4.2 million.<p>Spanning over 6,000 square feet, the home is host to six bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms. Interiors …

Dining Rooms

Cedar Point announces Forbidden Frontier attraction for 2019

Much like Kennywood did with its reveal of the upcoming Steel Curtain roller coaster, Cedar Point on Tuesday took to social media to announce its ...

Pittsburgh

Cedar Point’s dinosaurs march to extinction, park announces new Forbidden Frontier on Adventure Island attraction

Ohio