| Oct 11, 2014
| 10:52 AM
TALLAHASSEE — Despite an electorate split down the middle that voted for Barack Obama for president twice, half of Florida's All-Republican state Cabinet is cruising toward re-election with only token Democratic resistance.
Chief Financial Officer...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 3:53 AM
The governor's race has top billing, but pay attention to the legislative contests as well. The Legislature, even more than the governor, has the power to shape the future of Florida.
Much of that power will remain with incumbents, who are hard to beat....
| Oct 21, 2014
| 12:13 PM
It lasted hardly more than two years: Atavist Books will close at the end of 2014.
The venture was backed by a couple of big entertainment names -- Barry Diller and Scott Rudin -- and an announced investment of $20 million. The publisher's name came...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Stephen Sondheim's absurdist cult musical "Anyone Can Whistle" takes on insanity, conformity, miracles and government.
As the seldom-produced musical celebrates the 50th anniversary of its opening on Broadway, Muhlenberg College has decided to craft its...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:24 PM
The Doberman sits on the edge of a bed, oblivious of the remarkable view from the floor-to-ceiling window. Modern high-rises peep out from a dense forest dotted with palm trees and shrouded in mist. Artist Jereme Scott says his painting was inspired by...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 12:54 PM
If you watched "When the Garden Was Eden," the documentary that debuted this week in ESPN's excellent "30 for 30" series, you never saw Matt Zwetolitz on camera.
In fact, you had to wait until the credits were almost done scrolling until you saw his name...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Director Darren Aronofsky and actor Woody Harrelson have teamed up to make a 30-second spot on climate change that will run in key states during primetime and the World Series.
The spot -- which warns of climate change deniers, and features an image of...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 3:08 PM
There was singing. There was wine. And there was fire.
Seven men from Huntington Beach agreed to primp, prep and entertain while competing for the title of Mr. Surf City USA 2014 on Friday at the Fuzion event center.
To celebrate Huntington Beach's...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I HAVE behind me not only the splendid traditions and annals of more than a thousand years but the living strength and Majesty of the Commonwealth and Empire; of societies old and new; of lands and races different in history and origins, but all, by God'...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:56 PM
A radio announcer Thursday dispensed with the usual small talk between oldies songs blasting through loudspeakers at The Villages retirement megacommunity.
Instead, she took a few moments to mourn the death of a "visionary man," saying the family of H....
| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:25 PM
No Broadway musical of the last two decades is more ill-served by a massive production than Maury Yeston and Peter Stone's “Titanic.” That might seem counterintuitive. The RMS Titanic was a behemoth floating on superlatives. The...