| Nov 1, 2014
| 7:27 PM
JACKSONVILLE — Over the years, we've seen it all in this Florida-Georgia border war.
We've seen famous plays like "Fourth-and-Dumb" and "Run, Lindsay, Run."
We've seen Herschel Walker running through the Gators and Shane Matthews passing over...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 4:15 AM
Gassing up the car made my day.
It cost less than $28 to fill up the Lexus on Friday.
In June, I paid more than $55 to fill the tank.
With worldwide crude oil prices still tumbling, South Florida will see gasoline prices dip below $2 this month,...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 2:35 AM
Readers often ask me coupon questions or send thoughts and comment about Doreen's Deals, published on my Shop-O-Matic blog and daily in the Sun Sentinel Money section. Here's some recently submitted queries. Have a question? Email it to dchristensen@...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Wal-Mart is no longer price matching buy-one-get-one-free sales from competitors in Florida stores.
Instead, the world's largest retailer's new "Savings Catcher" grocery app will refund the difference on a Wal-Mart gift card.
"Matching BOGO offers...
| Oct 9, 2014
Florida ranks among the Top 12 states for fresh seafood production, according to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Commercial fishers in the Sunshine State catch more than 84 percent of the nation's supply of grouper, pompano,...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Keith Sims knows how to protect and block.
The former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman, who also played for the Washington Redskins, is a three-time Pro Bowler who guarded Dan Marino's blind side.
Sims retired from the NFL in 2000.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Publix has updated its coupon policy, taking aim at super savers and shelf-clearing extreme couponers.
The new policy, posted in stores and on a newly redesigned Publix.com Wednesday, puts limits on the number of coupons that can be redeemed each day....
| Jan 15, 2015
If you food shop regularly you may have to dig a little deeper in your wallet this year. According to the USDA, beef, poultry, pork, dairy, including eggs, and fresh produce prices are on the rise in most areas. Check your list to see where you can trim...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:44 PM
In Book of Mormon, Broadway's satirical and ultra-raunchy hit, Orlando gets some of the biggest laughs.
Elder Price, the show's naive and unsophisticated main character, declares Orlando his "favorite place" and destination of choice to complete a two-...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:07 PM
As the saying goes, shopping at Publix is a pleasure, but the chain's coupon-friendly ways keep me coming back each week.
Coupons are the main way to trim food bills, but there are other shopping secrets to save not just money, but time.
Here are my...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 6:12 PM
Today's Friday Files have something for everyone — from sports talk and baby names to political beat-downs and some Jimmy Buffett intel.
A Washington smackdown. We start with Congressman Daniel Webster, the Orlando Republican who thought he would...