| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It's Freebie Friday!
It's Friday and that means it's time for my freebie free-for-all! Check my ginormous list for freebies, savings and dining deals, including half off Starbucks Fizzio Sodas through Thursday, $10 off gas cards at CVS through Saturday...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:39 AM
McDonald's ranked last, again, in an annual ranking of fast food restaurants by the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
The bottom ranking has been an annual tradition since the ACSI survey started 20 years ago. In 2014, McDonald's Corp.'s satisfaction...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:32 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
Today, I have rounded up some crazy-good freebies, retail coupons and savings on fun: $10 off at Macy's, free bowling a AMF lanes on Saturday and free Apple Camp for kids in July. You can even make a free 3D bracelet. Have a...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:30 AM
LONDON -- Subrata Roy, head of India's $11 billion Sahara group, was arrested on Friday after he surrendered to the police. The Indian Supreme Court had ordered the arrest on Wednesday over Sahara's involvement in raising $3.8 billion via illegal bonds....
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley's first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to "feast on" in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown's South Fourth Street got even greasier thanks to...
| 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...
| May 17, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Sometimes I think of the Great Reads as a kind of camera: zooming in for a lingering close-up of a person or a place, panning away to capture the surrounding scene. I love it when the stories reveal through showing, not telling.
A photographer named...
| 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...
| May 9, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: Wholesale sales and inventories for March, Jolts job openings for March
Local earnings: Hoirzon Pharma Inc.
Other earnings: Bloomin' Brands Inc., Chiquita Brans International Inc., Hilton Worldwide Inc., Ralph Lauren Corp. and others