| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:48 PM
The underground taxi service Uber is pushing into Broward County, and the county is pushing back.
Broward taxi licensing officials say they've mounted two sting operations that resulted in citations for drivers of the so-called "ride-share'' service....
| 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...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Congratulations to the winners of the annual Best Bets awards.
Every year, Orlando Sentinel publishes Central Florida's favorite picks of local dining, shopping, services and entertainment -- all chosen by you, our readers.
We're proud to announce...
| 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@...
| 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...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Double, double toil and trouble, get free gas cards at Publix on the bubble. In the cauldron boil and bake, get free Krispy Kremes or IHOP Scary Face Pancakes for the take, with a costume of course.
Everyone can snag $3 "Booritos" at Chipotle, $3...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
First, as a matter of full disclosure, I am a Florida State University grad and also a fan of Jameis Winston on the football field. Having said that, I do not know him; nor have I ever represented him. Now that we have my potential bias out of the way, it...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Publix is seeking seasonal employees to work at stores in Broward and Palm Beach counties.
The grocery chain is looking for associates to fill positions at 11 stores in Broward and 10 in Palm Beach County, from December to April.
Jobs available vary...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 9:00 PM
In January, I relocated to the Orlando area for my new job. As I have a horse, Dwight, my housing options were greatly limited. So, Dwight and I, two urbanites, migrated to the hinterlands of Wedgefield.
The Wedgefield development, itself a product of...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:05 PM
The morning of May 29, Corey Burdick was driving to work in his 2001 Honda Civic like he would any other day.
The 26-year-old Eustis father of two boys was heading to his job as a forklift operator.
As he turned from Haselton Street to Orange Avenue,...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:20 AM
It's time for another fabulous freebie free-for-all!
My roundup of deals include a free appetizer or dessert at Red Lobster, $10 off and $10 in bonus cash at JC Penney, a bushel of free samples and free shipping at Target.com and $50 spa treatments. ...