| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Sarah Brightman is a cosmonaut in training, a fact that sounds like the opening line of a joke – except that it’s not.
Brightman, who soared in a visually engaging performance on Tuesday at Amway Center, is scheduled for a voyage aboard a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Jason Maxiell will change his look at some point in the next few weeks.
Because he underwent surgery late last season to repair a detached retina, Maxiell has worn protective eyewear during Magic practices.
Maxiell has worn a relatively fashionable...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 8:33 AM
Who said Nik Vucevic can’t jump?
The Magic’s starting center -- known more for his sound fundamentals than being a dynamic athlete -- has made quite a leap in ESPN’s player rankings heading into the regular season.
Ranked as the...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Understand this: Hands are the enemy. All hands. I never realized how often people touched each other until I stopped being bald. My sister thinks I should have known about the touching part . She thinks I should have known a lot of things.Hair has...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:35 PM
The Magic wasted no time working No. 2 draft pick Victor Oladipo --- a shooting guard in college --- at point guard during scrimmage sessions of their first practice on Tuesday at Amway Center.
And coach Jacque Vaughn wasted no time in recognizing...
| Sep 28, 2013
The Republicans are becoming more irrelevant with their calls to defund Obamacare and impeach President Obama. Obama is a historic and popular president.
Regarding the operation of the Amway Center, performing-arts center and proposed soccer stadium:...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Il Volo fans don't like me much since I confessed that I was bored during the Italian trio's concert on Sunday at Orlando's Amway Center.
On a brighter note, I did acknowledge in my review that "whatever Il Volo has yet to learn about showmanship, these...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:15 PM
If One Direction had a thing for Andrea Bocelli’s songbook, the result might be something like Il Volo.
The trio of young Italian tenors, introduced to American audiences through cameo appearances on the 10th season of American Idol and a 2012 PBS...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Shares of Los Angeles nutritional products company Herbalife Ltd. continued to surge, hitting a 52-week high and crossing $60 for the first time since May 2012.
The stock has been closely watched since December when hedge fund manager Bill Ackman alleged...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Who: Orlando Predators vs. Iowa Barnstormers
When: 7 Saturday night
Where: Amway Center
Records: Preds 5-10, Barnstormers 6-9
Online: Broadcast is available at clickorlando.com.
Admission: Tickets start at $15
The Buzz: With three regular-...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 12:42 PM
In terms of mainstream recognition, Colombian pop singer Carlos Vives isn’t in the realm of the crossover-ready Juanes.
Of course, the mainstream can be over-rated, as the traditionally minded Vives demonstrated in a generous 2-plus hours on...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:45 PM
An all-star game was always part of Jason Siegel's vision when he helped bring the Solar Bears to Orlando.
Mission accomplished. Now Siegel, a managing partner for the ECHL team, wants to create a weeklong "celebration of hockey."
Officials with the...