| May 13, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Special events are coming -- and going -- this week at Orlando-area theme parks and attractions.
+ It's last call all week for the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. This year's event has been the first to feature food-and-drink...
| Aug 23, 2013
The inventory of homes for sale has increased in the past month or so, but the pickings can still be slim, and that means making compromises.
The key is to really think through how the space of a home will be used, and then move forward with renovations...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:13 AM
It's the beginning of April, but the end is near for two productions at Disney's Hollywood Studios and one exhibit at Orlando Science Center. Meanwhile, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival and Universal's Mardi Gras keep calm and carry on....
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Time Warner Cable launched its TV application for Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox 360 devices Tuesday, after already having introduced apps for smartphones, tablets and Roku's set-top boxes.
Xbox Live Gold members can access up to 300 channels through the app,...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Brooklyn Allman understands why people with an interest in rock ‘n’ roll history get a little anxious when they find out she’s not using her actual first name, Layla.
Why would a singer with a blood connection to one of the great...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Long, long ago, in a galaxy known as the 1960s, Annette Funicello and Frankie Avalon presided over cheery beach movies that brought people great joy.
They were not classic movies, but they were hugely enjoyable. Disney Channel taps into that spirit with...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Lake Mary designer Anne Rue may not have won "HGTV Star," but she was the fans' favorite in a vote at the HGTV website.
For that feat, she will get an online show at HGTV.com. Details about that show will be revealed later.
Rue placed fourth on the...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Thesp and environmentalist Ed Begley Jr. signed $17 million pact with startup Evox Television to produce and star in an Internet-only series documenting his quest to build the greenest house in North America.
"On Begley Street" follows Begley and wife...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Music still dominates the special-event scene at Orlando's theme parks and attractions this week, but there's also some “Star Wars” and Angry Birds on the horizon. + Reigning “American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips performs at...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Much of the talk in TV viewing lately has been about binge viewing, the consumption of 13- or 20-episode series in a single — or, at most, a few — sittings.
"Binge viewing" is now a buzz phrase, a programming strategy, and, I suppose, a...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The Lippin Group has promoted Donald "Don" Ciaramella to president of corporate communications, a newly-created position, the PR firm announced today.
Ciaramella previously served as exec veep of corporate communications, overseeing domestic and...