| Apr 4, 2014
| 3:53 AM
It's Freebie Friday!
I've got some fantastic deals today! Its a BOGO bonanza today! Military and veterans can get BOGO tickets to see the Florida Panthers tonight and Publix is offering printable BOGO coupons for Easter feasts. Fun things to do incude...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Each time I've dined at PB Steak, a familiar face entered the restaurant and immediately began clearing dishes like any good busboy. I only knew Andreas Schreiner from photos, but he is one of the three owners of this cutting-edge steakhouse and four...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando have already raised ticket prices this year, but SeaWorld Orlando might wait a couple of months before matching them.
During a conference call last week to discuss SeaWorld Entertainment Inc.'s fourth-quarter...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Albertsons is making a play for the top spot in the U.S. grocery industry with the purchase of rival Safeway for more than $9 billion in cash and stock.
Safeway, now the second-largest chain behind Kroger Co., owns the Vons and Pavilions brands in...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Happy Freebie Friday!
I've got some great deals today! Slurp a free Jamba Juide, get a BOGO coupon at Pollo Tropical for nominating a teacher and save $10 at Red Lobster. There are lots of other freebies, coupons and free fun things to do listed, too....
| Mar 29, 2014
At 16 years old in 1963, Bill Fauerbach faced a choice: Winn-Dixie or Publix.
Both chains offered him work, but Winn-Dixie turned down his friend and fellow job-seeker. So off they went to bag groceries together at Publix in Lighthouse Point.
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Walmart's putting the go in BOGO sales.
I reported Tuesday on my Shop-O-Matic blog that the world's largest retailer is ad-matching buy-one-get-one-free sales from Publix, Winn-Dixie and other grocers in a new Florida program.
"Our customers have told...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Happy birthday, Billy Cooper.
The Orlando man won $1 million Tuesday on his 67th birthday.
Today, Cooper cashed in his 100X The Cash scratch-off ticket at state Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee and took home a one-time, lump-sum payment of $700,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This is the year of quinoa, by decree of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. The ancient grain is prominent in the cookery of many Central and South American countries.
Every time a new ethnic-cooking ingredient comes on the...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:25 AM
It's Shopping Saturday! Go coupon crazy so you can save on Columbus Day sales this weekend. The weather's going to be beautiful, so use my fabulous deals to save on fun things to do. Get BOGO admission at 18 fun spots during Miami Attractions Month and...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Amazon and L.L. Bean tied for best in customer satisfaction during the holiday season, while Priceline.com came in last, an index released Tuesday showed.
The ForeSee Experience Index (FXI): 2013 U.S. Retail Edition measured overall and channel-specific...