| Jun 29, 2014
| 1:07 PM
President Barack Obama has chosen former Procter & Gamble Chief Executive Bob McDonald, an Army veteran, as his nominee to be the next secretary of veterans affairs, a senior Obama administration official said on Sunday.
Obama's announcement of...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 2:16 PM
How to make your next trip the most rewarding (in credit-card points), with the least risk (check the insurance) and the fewest hidden fees (at hotels and resorts).
The best returns from flight and hotel rewards credit cards, according to a new survey...
| May 27, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Megan Ellison has selected producer Jonathan Gordon as president of production for her Annapurna Pictures.
He will oversee the development and production of Annapurna projects, and will report to Ellison.
Gordon produced David O. Russell's "American...
| Apr 13, 2014
The new Artisan's Table in downtown Orlando has a lot going for it.
The location off Orange Avenue is prime for downtown workers, concertgoers and sports fans headed to Amway Center and visitors staying at the nearby Grand Bohemian. Yes, the three...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 10:28 AM
It's billed as the "biggest ever North American arena tour" of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rock musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" and it's slated to stop June 14 at Amway Center.
It's certainly star-studded, with a cast that includes Incubus...
| May 4, 2014
Emeril's Tchoup Chop, the upscale Asian-Polynesian eatery at the Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando, has undergone a transformation that includes a new chef de cuisine, general manager, updated menus and a minimally revamped interior.
| Apr 27, 2014
Angel's Soul Food & BBQ has a long history in Central Florida. The original restaurant is a Sanford icon with killer food, but it is small and has limited hours and counter service only.
Now there's a larger Angel's spinoff in Mount Dora. With a growing...
| Apr 20, 2014
Txokos Basque Kitchen is an inspired take on the cuisine of Northern Spain. The restaurant in Orlando's East End Market was created by chefs Henry and Michele Salgado, owners of the award-winning Spanish River Grill in New Smyrna Beach.
| Apr 6, 2014
Comfort food gets a refined touch at Cafe Red Downtown in Orlando.
The new restaurant, from the fab Graffiti Junktion team, isn't just another center-city bar with food. It has a stylish vibe from the decor to the menu.
The black-and-red dining room...
| Mar 30, 2014
Shantell Williams and business partner Larry Higgins have created a new soul-food mecca in Central Florida. Welcome to Shantell's Café, where the comfort food is outrageously good, the setting is authentic Sanford and the hosts are affectionately...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:51 AM
When the Hyatt Regency took over the Peabody Orlando on International Drive, the dining options stayed mostly the same. But Capriccio Grill was a signature Peabody concept. The eatery is now Fiorenzo Italian Steakhouse.
The long, narrow dining room is...