| May 15, 2011
| 7:35 PM
Eric Bastian was hired as home mortgage sales manager and Fernando Rucabado were hired as a home mortgage consultant for the Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Winter Park Team
Joda Connell was hired as market manager, Harry Whitney as personal banker...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Historically speaking, Orlando got a late start in golf.
The sport didn't arrive in Central Florida until 1893, when English businessman Leslie Pell-Clarke had six holes carved out around the northwest shore of Lake Eola. It only lasted a decade or so,...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 6:10 PM
Gail Hunter is senior vice president of events and attractions for the National Basketball Association, which comes to town Feb. 23-26 for its All-Star Game and related events, including a fan-oriented Jam Session in the Orange County Convention Center....
| Feb 9, 2012
| 5:36 PM
Friday is a big day for the Orlando Magic's rookie shooting guard, DeAndre Liggins.
The remainder of Liggins' league-minimum $473,604 contract will become guaranteed officially.
It became guaranteed unofficially when the Magic did not waive him before 6...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 4:00 PM
Central Florida malls and stores are gearing up for this weekend's NBA All-Star Game, eager to capitalize on fans with big bucks in their pockets.
Florida Mall will hold four days of events, including a Saturday appearance by New York Knicks sensation...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 7:21 PM
Ron Mathews, 44, vice president of Reed Exhibitions in Norwalk, Conn., is the event director for this week's Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. The trade show is scheduled to take place Thursday to Saturday...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 3:44 PM
In today's Friday files, we're talking about everything from delusional politicians to philanthropic G-strings.
But first, I want to give House Speaker Dean Cannon a mild coronary by saying: Dean, you are right.
Not for your continued efforts to use...
| Oct 24, 2011
The company that built ChampionsGate and Hilton Orlando plans to build a $200 million mixed-use project that would tie into SunRail's main station in downtown Orlando, the Orlando Sentinel has learned.
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer plans to announce details...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:20 AM
Rosen Hotels and Resorts is a privately held, Orlando-based hospitality company run by hotelier Harris Rosen. The company has seven hotels with about 6,300 rooms, including the Rosen Shingle Creek, the Rosen Centre and the Rosen Plaza near the Orange...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 12:46 PM
Peabody Hotel Group is a Memphis-based hospitality company that owns and operates the Peabody Orlando, a 1,641-room luxury hotel next to the Orange County Convention Center. The hotel opened its doors in 1986. In 2010, the Peabody Orlando completed a $450...
| Nov 20, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Fifth Third Bank's Mortgage Division recently added 10 mortgage bankers to its Central Florida affiliate including Tina Pollock, Linda Howard, Jeff Cheatham, Curt Wisecup, Jonathan Himmelwright, Paula Himmelwright, Laura Hilton, Hiram Camacho, Mo...