| Apr 27, 2015
| 8:19 AM
It sounded like a no-brainer, said Jill Hamilton Buss, executive director of Healthy Central Florida. Why not eliminate cigarette and cigar smoke entirely at local restaurants – not just indoors, but also outside on patios as well.
| Apr 27, 2015
| 6:47 AM
Here are your stories for Monday in Central Florida: a legislative battle of wills; Winter Park program would make restaurants entirely smoke-free; local paper company is runaway success; Golden Girls Network launching Central Florida expansion; and new...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 2:00 PM
Enjoying something of a comeback since its 1950s apex, the Moscow Mule has about as much to do with Russia as the UConn Huskies do with Alaska. In fact, the drink probably has more of a Connecticut than Soviet connection.
According to popular lore,...
| Apr 24, 2015
Central Florida has many options for celebrating Mother's Day on May 10. Here is just a sampling of local restaurant specials. Prices do not include tax and gratuity:
The Alfond Inn's Park Avenue Ballroom: From 11 a.m.-3 p.m. guests will experience...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 12:45 PM
The owners of Orlando Gateway Village, a $500 million retail and residential complex near Orlando International Airport, have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy for the second time in two years.
The complex includes two restaurants, a Bonefish Grill and...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 8:17 PM
Blue Bell Creameries recalled all of its products worldwide Monday because of Listeria concerns, the company confirmed to the Los Angeles Times.
The company, based in Brenham, Texas, is recalling all products, including ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 5:10 PM
Lent is upon us, and many folks, especially Catholics, choose fish over meat. Fish should be a regular part of our diet, anyway, so the Lenten season is a great time to revisit this reminder.
Here is a selective list of Peninsula restaurants that serve...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 4:08 AM
You'll <3 my huge list of Presidents Day weekend freebies, dining deals and retail coupons to save at sales this weekend.
Give your sweetie a free $168 4G tablet from T-Mobile, find savings at the stores, plus get free entry at natonal parks through...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 11:35 AM
Will food trucks become a common sight on the streets of Park Ridge?
It's a concept city officials have been asked to consider as the Park Ridge Farmers Market looks to expand its summer and fall offerings.
David Arena, a member of the Farmers...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 3:48 AM
For the second time this week, get a free Bloomin' Onion at Outback Steakhouse on Thursday, Feb. 19.
Use a coupon to get the freebie with any purchase for lunch or dinner. The offer is one coupon per check per table.
Click here for the deal.
| Feb 1, 2015
| 4:26 AM
Sunday's big game is not just about football. It's about fun, food and freebies.
But first, a word on the sponsors.
McDonald's is kicking off a new promotion starting Monday, as explained in its Super Bowl Sunday spot.The fast-food giant will accept...