| 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...
| Jun 30, 2013
Winter Park's Carmel Cafe & Wine Bar is a new concept that showcases fresh twists on Mediterranean cuisine. Guests will notice traditional flavors associated with the cuisines of Italy, Spain, France, Greece and Morocco.
The boxy exterior resembles a...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:49 PM
NEW YORK —This is one of the more expensive places in the world to enjoy fine dining, and the city doesn't show many signs of becoming less spendy in the future. So what's a frugal foodie to do? One surefire strategy is to visit during the city's...
| Jul 28, 2013
Santiago's Bodega is a new tapas restaurant and bar that comes to Orlando via Key West. It's the first venture out of South Florida for the eatery and the location fits its eclectic beginnings.
The restaurant has transformed the old Logan's Bistro...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Cruise operator Royal Caribbean International has changed its plans: Port Everglades will not get the exciting new class of cruise ship it had expected.
Royal Caribbean announced the changes late Wednesday, a move to take advantage of...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The Norwegian Getaway debuted Friday with all of the flair and flavor of Miami.
Norwegian Cruise Line's newest ship was christened in a ceremony featuring international recording artist Pitbull aka Mr. 305 and the Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders, the ship's...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Miami International Airport will welcome international carrier Thomas Cook Airlines in May 2015, airport officials announced recently.
Thomas Cook plans to operate twice-weekly flights between Miami and Manchester, England.
The seasonal flights...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
FlexJobs has released its list of Top Companies for Remote Jobs, and many companies with local operations are on the list.
But then, that doesn't matter if you're working from home.
The top 10 companies offering work-at-home or telecommuting jobs are:...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 11:15 AM
She’s sitting on a pile of campaign cash. She’s formed a political action committee. The $100,000-plus debt from her first unsuccessful campaign for Congress is paid off. But Republican Karen Harrington isn’t sure what she’ll do...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Fort Lauderdale-Miami metro area's number of women-owned firms in the increased by 34 percent from over the past decade, according to the "State of the Women-Owned Business" report released last week.
Companies owned by women grew to about 243,000 last...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:18 PM
The Broward Sheriff's Office is investigating how a Fort Lauderdale man came to possess 20 gift cards linked to bank accounts that the agency says were not his own.
Franklin Lopez, 24, was driving along the 1600 block of State Road 7 in Lauderhill...