| Jul 13, 2014
The Food Truck Bazaar Orlando: 6-9 p.m. Sunday, July 13; 3201 E. Colonial Drive (in front of Sears at Fashion Square Mall); TheFoodTruckBazaar.com
The Food Truck Bazaar St. Cloud: 5-8 p.m. Friday, July 18; 1221 12th St.; TheFoodTruckBazaar.com
| Jul 17, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Orange County leaders Thursday backed another no-new-taxes budget that for next fiscal year includes money for new projects, raises and added positions.
As in recent budgets, Mayor Teresa Jacobs touted its austerity and she avoided any dire warnings...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:00 AM
So this week, I became the first journalist to see and hear about Olive Garden’s new makeover.
This is not your father’s Olive Garden: It’s updated, trendy, with vibrant colors and Italian charm.
Foodies in Winter Park have barely...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Orange County Tax Collector Scott Randolph and Property Appraiser Rick Singh may be on the move after all.
A real estate deal to move those two politicians out of a downtown high raise and into a pair of office park buildings on Maguire Road was...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 10:46 AM
Orange County commissioners signaled today that they would approve moving the elected tax collector and property appraiser headquarters out of a high-profile skyscraper downtown.
If approved, the two public offices would move late this year into a...
| Jun 29, 2014
The Food Truck Bazaar Lake Mary: 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, July 2; Central Park, 100 N. Country Club Road; TheFoodTruckBazaar.com
Midsummer's Night of Music: 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, July 3; McLarty Park, 790 Barton Blvd., Rockledge; TheFoodTruckBazaar....
| Jul 2, 2014
| 2:31 PM
The Food Truck Bazaar Orange City: 5-8 p.m. Sunday, July 6; Kmart plaza, 810 Saxon Blvd.; TheFoodTruckBazaar.com
The Food Truck Bazaar Casselberry: 6-9 p.m. Friday, July 11; Casselberry City Hall, 95 Triplet Lake Drive; TheFoodTruckBazaar.com
| Sep 22, 2013
There were 8,953 robberies and 320 kidnappings last year in Los Angeles.
Numbers like that have always felt abstract to me. But I realize now that behind each of those robberies and kidnappings, there's a story. I say this with some authority because at...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:14 PM
A new website is putting kids’ creative power to use to help raise money for charity.
VeryMeri asks children to design and submit artwork via online contests. The winning designs, voted on by the public, are featured on T-shirts, hoodies and...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 9:53 AM
An app recently launched by the company that owns Orlando's Fashion Square Mall makes finding a movie and your favorite store easier for mobile device owners.
Mall owner Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT) launched the iOS and Android...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Joey Conicella and Alex Marin, owners of the Yum Yum Cupcake food truck, have converted their retro mobile dessert kitchen into the Yum Yum Holiday Shoppe for the holiday season. Conicella and Marin have added confections from three local artisans to...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Seminole County is planning to fill two frustrating gaps in the 23-mile Cross Seminole Trail, allowing cyclists to travel all the way from Lake Mary to Orlando by connecting to Orange County's Cady Way Trail.
In downtown Oviedo, there's a gap of...