| Jul 23, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The movie "Chef" was showing at the historical State Theatre as Jay Kott sat on the front porch of the nearby Cooks' House. He was licking his plate.
Kott may have been showing off for friends Eric Patterson and Jen Blakeslee, who own the upscale...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Orlando's theme parks and other developers are making big investments in revamping or building entertainment complexes where tourists dine, shop, dance and see shows at night.
Downtown Disney is undergoing a huge makeover, doubling its number of dining,...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:16 AM
It's an idea that started on the golf course.
Rob Tomko of Whitehall Township was at the seventh hole at the Allentown Municipal Golf Course when he thought to himself that he should be able to order food and have it delivered to him right there on the...
| Jun 30, 2014
Ask people about Uber and you are likely to hear either that the Web-based ride-sharing service offers a superior product that should not be regulated any more, or that, in the interest of fairness, it should be subject to the same rules as taxi...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Manny Roth, a former Greenwich Village club owner whose Cafe Wha? was ground zero for a music scene that showcased newcomers like Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen and many others, has died. He was 94.
Roth, the uncle of Van Halen singer...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Shopping for premium extra virgin olive oil has never been easier – or tastier – thanks to Seasons Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom on Bethlehem's Main Street.
The store, opened four years ago by husband and wife Tim Balshi and Soraya Aguilar,...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 3:36 PM
When your 11-year-old restaurant continues to garner accolades, including favorite place for seafood in Lehigh Valley Style's Decadent Dish Awards (2013), you know you're doing something right.
This is the case for the Beck family, who has operated...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:08 AM
The newest hotels in South Florida are already making a name for themselves.
Open just since March, the Metropolitan by COMO, Miami Beach has earned the top spot for the city on TripAdvisor, followed in second place by another newcomer, The Redbury...
| Aug 6, 2014
Roger Brooks travels 350 days per year and spends most of them trying to create a place where you want to be. Brooks, 61, a tourism consultant, has worked with more than 1,000 destinations in 45 states and places abroad since the early 1980s. This is an...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Federal Grill, Johnny Manana's, Made in Brazil and Sangria are just a few of the restaurants that have come and gone in downtown Allentown in recent years.
But with a minor league hockey arena, office buildings, shops and apartments in the works, many...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The state's highest court on Thursday struck down New York City's law banning the sale of super-sized sugary drinks, ending the two-year battle over one of the most memorable -- and controversial -- initiatives of former Mayor Michael Bloomberg.