| Aug 16, 2009
Thanks to iPhones, BlackBerrys and mini-laptops, the demand for wireless Internet access is soaring. And if you're like me, you expect Wi-Fi to be free and get upset when it's not.
The free Wi-Fi movement took a big step recently when Barnes & Noble...
| Sep 1, 2009
The $60,000 bill Vince Presley got from Florida Hospital after his heart attack last year set off a slow wave of panic: What happens now?
The 45-year-old airport baggage handler was uninsured and working part time. And treating heart disease is a...
| Sep 10, 2009
Golf legend Arnold Palmer turns 80 Thursday, and his namesake pediatric hospital turns 20.
So how did Palmer prepare for the momentous occasion?
Golfing, of course.
"We are so proud of all the hospital has accomplished over the past 20 years for the...
| Sep 26, 2010
| 4:20 PM
Gena Palmberg has joined the staff of Patrick J. Dugas as a staff accountant.
Boards of Directors
Recently elected officers of the Mid Florida Chapter of the Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals include Diana Youngblood of...
| Nov 7, 2010
| 11:36 AM
Rosemary Maisenholder was hired as area relationship manager at Florida Bank of Commerce in Winter Park.
Boards of Directors
The 2010-2011 elected officers of Community Health Centers include Beverly Paulk, retired financial planner and...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 7:19 PM
This week begins the fourth holiday season since the start of the recession — and the almost-as-ruthless recovery.
Foreclosures are still a mess. The federal deficit looms over the government's budget like a TSA agent, ready to pat down Social...
| May 13, 2010
It is what some health-care experts call "the missing link": a place where the working poor and their families can go for basic medical needs and continuing care for chronic illness, where someone knows their names and their medical histories and will...
| May 16, 2010
Amy Ganson has been hired at HomeBanc as a vice president, retail branch manager for the Lake Mary branch.
United Legacy Bank of Orlando has appointed Betty R. Miller as senior vice president, Jeff Triplett as senior vice president overseeing...
| May 20, 2010
| 7:36 PM
Gino Bettini raises his arms and stretches to the music. Behind him, 35 other adults are seated in chairs in a strip-shopping-center church — waving their arms in unison.
A retired chef, 77-year-old Bettini is here, in a tiny storefront in...
| May 24, 2010
At Orlando Health, manager of Language Services and Cultural Development Marisol Romany has come up with her own "cultural toolkit" for working with patients of different ethnic and racial backgrounds.
In African American families, elders provide...
| Jun 2, 2010
In the time it would have taken Jeff Sorensen of Winter Park to go out to lunch, the discomfort and swelling caused by his varicose veins was safely and painlessly treated at a Maitland outpatient clinic.
The 34-year-old pharmaceutical salesman was among...