| Aug 21, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Marc Anthony must love the dog days of August in Central Florida.
The salsa king generally schedules his return to Orlando in the weeks around Labor Day, a welcome tradition that continued with a spirited performance on Sunday at Amway Center.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:16 PM
While Justin Timberlake is elevated to god-like status, Bruno Mars toils in relative obscurity.
That reality seemed increasingly unjust on Tuesday as Mars sprinted energetically through a 90-minute performance for a packed house at Amway Center....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The dueling futures of hotel food service collided in Manhattan one recent Tuesday.
On the very day that the New York Hilton Midtown did away with room service, the Affinia Dumont began a partnership with grocery-delivery service FreshDirect to bring...
| Aug 31, 2013
YORK — Richard Shomette wanted to have a new life with his biological mother in Scotland.
He was saving up money to see her again, but his plans were tragically cut short Wednesday when he was hit and killed by a car.
"It was unreal," his...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:15 PM
If One Direction had a thing for Andrea Bocelli’s songbook, the result might be something like Il Volo.
The trio of young Italian tenors, introduced to American audiences through cameo appearances on the 10th season of American Idol and a 2012 PBS...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Il Volo fans don't like me much since I confessed that I was bored during the Italian trio's concert on Sunday at Orlando's Amway Center.
On a brighter note, I did acknowledge in my review that "whatever Il Volo has yet to learn about showmanship, these...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Once upon a time, heartbreak songs were called the blues, but that color doesn’t fit Taylor Swift.
“Red” is the title of the record-setting country crossover star’s latest album and tour, which opened a sold-out two-night...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:21 PM
Since mid-February of the 2005-06 season, the Orlando Magic have regarded Jameer Nelson as their first-string point guard. He started every game unless an injury plagued him. And if a game was close, and if Nelson didn't have foul trouble, the Magic...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Glen Davis and Tobias Harris scrimmaged full-contact with their Orlando Magic teammates Monday without any setbacks and were expected to practice again Tuesday.
Although their returns from injuries are not necessarily imminent, Davis and Harris are...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Just in time for the holiday gift-giving season, the Orlando Magic are now selling special four-game ticket plans.
People who buy the premier plan will:
• be able to select one game from any of the following: the Jan. 4 game against the Miami...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:16 PM
The Orlando Magic allowed one open 3-pointer after another.
They committed an avalanche of turnovers.
Their starting center encountered foul trouble.
That combination would create problems against any opponent. But when that opponent also has LeBron...