| Jul 24, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Outback Steakhouse has added hand-crafted mini milkshakes starting at just $2.99. Made to order with creamy Blue Bell Ice Cream, each mini milkshake is topped with house-made whipped cream and available in a variety of flavors including vanilla,...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 9:43 AM
The pioneer of "breastaurants" wants to reinvent itself for the 21st century, and that includes a new look.
Hooters recently moved from Pointe Orlando to 8801 International Drive, and the new location showcases a new style for the restaurants. The...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Shoo-Fly Diner, the new restaurant from Amy and Spike Gjerde, opened mid-October in the Belvedere Square building — a former Hess Shoes store — that has previously housed the restaurants Taste and Crush.
Before their untimely closings,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Outback Steakhouse will break ground Monday, Feb. 10 on International Drive in Orlando. The new restaurant is at 8445 International Drive in the Orlando Eye dining and entertainment complex. Opening late summer or early fall, the location will bring about...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:03 AM
National restaurant chains including Krispy Kreme, Outback Steakhouse, California Pizza Kitchen and Max & Erma's, among others, are offering special dinner discounts to diners who hope to celebrate Valentine's Day in a kitchen outside their own....
| Feb 11, 2014
| 11:49 AM
I am writing to you as the president of FACE-IT (Faith Activated Community Empowering Intervention Training), a not for profit corporation incorporated in the State of Maryland. The mission of this faith-based coalition is to provide educational...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Old Navy, Panera Bread and Party City are among 14 stores and restaurants that will join the lineup at Towne Centre at Laurel, the $130 million redevelopment of the old Laurel Mall.
Developer Greenberg Gibbons announced the latest tenants during...
| Jan 31, 2014
Today we reveal the winners of the Orlando Sentinel's 16th annual Foodie Awards, our readers' favorite places to eat and drink in 2013. I have noted my picks, too, but the main focus is your take on Central Florida's dining scene.
I have covered food at...
| Mar 31, 2012
When I was married I used to receive complaints from the wife about my driving.
It wasn't a safety issue, but the fact that I tended to daydream at the wheel in a way that usually added unnecessary detours to otherwise efficient commutes.
| Dec 2, 2012
| 10:00 PM
Only about half the dogs Anna Czupryna is studying in Tanzania have names. Dogs are different here. They are foragers and night watchmen treated more like livestock than pets.
But when the dogs of north-central Tanzania do get named, their owners tend...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Get a free Bloomin' Onion at Outback Steakhouse with any purchase on Monday, April 2, when you mention NASCAR driver Ryan Newman's name.
Outback is one of the Rocketman's 2012 sponsors. When Newman and his souped-up Chevy place in the Top 10 in any...