| Jun 25, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Eighty-five years ago, the spot now known as Cap's Place opened as Club Unique. Popular through the 1940s as a supper club and casino operated by Eugene "Cap" Knight and wife Lola, it's believed to be the oldest restaurant in Broward County. It even has a...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 6:19 AM
I have Peeps to melt onto s'mores, hard-boiled eggs to dye and ham glazes working in the test kitchen. This week check out our Easter videos at OrlandoSentinel.com/food. We'll show you how to work out all the details. In the meantime, put down that Peep...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The Seminole School Board hopes to bring in some extra cash in these tight times by selling off surplus land it owns but does not need.
The board has put five parcels totalling 67 acres on the market, and has a deal in the works on one.
| Mar 15, 2013
| 8:50 AM
As gambling expert, lawyer and lobbyist Marc Dunbar notes, this is a busy time of year anyway, with regular legislative matters going on. Now, pile on the resignation of our lieutenant governor, linked to Internet cafes, and he's on the phone nonstop....
| May 7, 2013
| 2:49 PM
The Seminole Tribe of Florida announced earlier this week that it secured a new seven-year, $750 million loan. They'll use the money to pay off an existing loan that was set to mature in 2014.
Those who follow the tribe's finances say the loan indicates...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:37 AM
When someone says, "Hit me" at Martorano's restaurant, it can mean another drink, another meatball or another card.
The over-the-top eatery is now serving up blackjack along with its signature pasta dishes. Martorano's, just a short stroll from the...
| May 2, 2013
| 4:15 AM
Here's what's on our mind this weekend: Low-budget movies, cheap drinks, free music, Ben Taylor, Mike Piazza and two leading curators of the cultural drift: Augusten Burroughs and KRS-One.
SWEDE ME, BABY
Organizers of the second annual South Florida...
| May 2, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Jimmy Hula’s Original Fish Taco restaurant is opening its third Central Florida location at 3837 Lake Emma Road in Lake Mary and at least nine more restaurants are on the way. The Seminole County space was previously occupied by Caffe Positano. This...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 6:43 AM
Aztec Two-Step: Back in the day, the folk-rock duo made music that was inscrutable to the ear if you happened to be a volume-obsessed teenage boy. Their acoustic wanderings only seemed to make sense to dreamy-eyed girls. But if you could show that you...
| Apr 19, 2013
Thirsty? Here's a guide to some food and drink events for the next two weeks.
Las Olas Wine and Food Festival: A street fair will end the weeklong festival, serving unlimited wines, some cocktails and culminating in a late-night party at Vibe....
| Apr 24, 2013
| 12:18 PM
The Seminole School Board completed its first evaluation of new Superintendent Walt Griffin this week, but did not have a thing to say about his performance.
Instead, the board slipped his review in among dozens of items on its consent agenda that...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 10:54 AM
The biggest story always for me at Seminole Tribe of Florida gatherings is to see how Chairman James E. Billie is doing, and in this case, he looked plenty spry to me.
Billie missed last year's grand re-opening of Seminole Casino Coconut Creek...