| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:37 PM
The Orange County Regional History Center will play host to Chip Davis, founder of holiday-music supergroup Mannheim Steamroller, on Saturday.
Davis and the ensemble are in town for weekend concerts at Universal Studios theme park. He will meet and chat...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 10:22 AM
Disney World has announced its complete lineup for the 2014 edition of Night of Joy, a two-night Christian-music event at Magic Kingdom next fall.
Performing on Friday, Sept. 5, will be Building 429, For King & Country, Hillsong United, Matt Maher,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Universal Orlando unveiled details on a handful of restaurants planned for CityWalk on Thursday -- plus confirmed, it confirmed an expected one for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter expansion set for Universal Studios theme park.
Yes, as many have...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Daughtry will kick off the Mardi Gras concert lineup at Universal Studios on Feb. 8.
Universal released about three-fourths of the schedule Wednesday. When complete, there will be 20 event dates, the largest Mardi Gras in Universal Orlando's history....
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Emeril’s Tchoup Chop, an upscale Asian-Polynesian eatery at the Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando, is undergoing a transformation that includes a new chef de cuisine, general manager, updated menus and revamped interior.
Chef Ryan Vargas...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 5:12 PM
On Sunday, we unveiled the first part of "The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida."
It featured a mix of corporate leaders, three members of Congress, two rabble-rousers and one well-known judge.
Today, we unveil the top 10 as we finish up...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 10:05 AM
At Universal Studios Florida, you can pretend you're battling 30-foot-tall robots engaged in urban warfare inside the multimillion-dollar Transformers ride.
Or, across the lagoon, you can just whack a mole.
In an industry where bigger, faster,...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Throughout training camp and early this season, Vince Williams could survey the Orlando Solar Bears on the ice and remember the Titans.
"Character and leadership is something we wanted to install right away,'' said Williams, the Solar Bears' first-...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 2:30 AM
If you want to ride a Matterhorn-like roller coaster themed around the "Ice Age" movies you'll have to fly to Malaysia.
Twentieth Century Fox has broken ground on its first theme park there, appropriately named Twentieth Century Fox World. When it...
| Dec 20, 2013
It's a sure bet that local restaurants, resorts and theme parks will be full of holiday splendor and great food Dec. 31. Here is a sampling of what's on the menu about town for New Year's Eve. Prices do not include tax and tip. Reservations and a...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:59 PM
While the rest of Central Florida is searching for their giblets on Thanksgiving morning, your date with a turkey could be as easy as driving to a local restaurant and being served.
The National Restaurant Association estimates 14 million Americans will...