| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Does Dad really need a tie? Perhaps dinner out is a better fit this year.
Here's a sampling of Father's Day restaurant specials for Sunday, June 16. Some deals start on June 15, stretching the celebration into a full weekend. Prices do not include tax...
| May 31, 2013
When the sweat drips from your brow and the asphalt seems to melt your shoes, bring on the brain freeze. From Italian ices to velvety gelato to gourmet turns on comfort food, there are sips, slurps and swallows to soothe the rising temperatures.
| May 30, 2013
| 8:17 AM
"It's raining men?" More like storming.
Organizers for Gay Days in Orlando expect 170,000 guys (and girls) ready to shout out loud at this year's celebration tailored to all colors in the lifestyle rainbow. That's a step up from last year's crowd of...
| May 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Explorer Juan Ponce de Leon came to Florida 500 years ago looking for the fabled Fountain of Youth, but alas, he did not find it. Modern travelers, however, definitely have a better chance at rejuvenation at one of Florida’s many wonderful spas....
| May 1, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Charley’s WildFire Grille on the Orange Blossom Trail is moving to Little Lake Bryan in Lake Buena Vista in the summer of 2014. The owner, Talk of the Town Restaurants, has purchased the property and the current building at 6107 S. Orange Blossom...
| Dec 14, 2012
Local hotels and resorts are always good bets for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dining, and many local restaurants are planning lavish menus as well. Here is a sampling of what's on the menu. Prices do not include tax and tip.
Bosphorus, 108 S. Park...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Time magazine has named Barack Obama the Person of the Year. The announcement came Wednesday morning on MSNBC's “Morning Joe.” Richard Stengel, managing editor of Time, said, “Obama reperesents a cultural shift in terms of how we think...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Several Central Florida restaurants have recognized for no safety or sanitation violations within the past year. The clean team includes Cafe O Beach, 1616 Highway A1A, Satellite Beach; Grab-A-Dog, 2270 Vindale Road, Tavares; Courtyard Pool Bar, 4461...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley are coming to Orlando for the Vampire Diaries Official Convention in December. The actors, who play the Salvatore brothers on The CW drama, will attend Sunday, Dec. 9, at the convention. The two-day event starts Saturday,...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Asked once again by a TV reporter whether he is being considered for the veep slot in Mitt Romney's campaign, former Florida governor Jeb Bush replied “There's a good pool of talent, I'm not one of those people,” while talking with the media...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Hand-tossed salads, handcrafted wraps and artisan soups are just some of the new menu items that are being added to the Earl of Sandwich menu nationwide. The new items will include: •8 salads including berry, almond and chicken; BBQ chicken; and...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Check out festivals and events in July across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
July 3: Red Hot and Boom, Altamonte...