| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Freshii, a healthy fast casual eatery, is opening at the end of August in Orlando at 7600 Dr. Phillips Blvd. in the The Marketplace at Dr. Phillips. The menu will be highlighted with fiber-rich, slow-burning carbs, essential fats and lean proteins and...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Faith Broadnax yanked out her breathing tube.
If the "skinny white woman" with the camera — as the headstrong 80-year-old referred to hospice volunteer Maria McKenna — insisted on shooting video of her singing a hymn, she wasn't going to...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Diagon Alley opens Tuesday (today) as the latest feature in the Universal Orlando kingdom in Florida. For those who can't wait, Hilton Orlando offers a room and three-day park-to-park tickets that allow you to enter an hour earlier than everyone else...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:22 AM
When Trader Joe's officially debuted in Winter Park last week, it marked another national chain to open for business in Central Florida.
For years, residents here have been clamoring for the Two-Buck Chuck wine, the cookie butter and thousands of other...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Check out festivals and events in August across the state. View events this coming weekend, or view the whole month's offerings by region below.
This list is organized by region.
(Including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford,...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Chef Geoffrey Gable is the new chef de cuisine and Amine Kais is the new general manager at deep blu seafood grille at the Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek.
Gable will be responsible for creating and executing the restaurant’s culinary...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
From dive-bar casual to Margaritaville wannabes to simply sophisticated, the dining options on Central Florida's waterways include a myriad of choices.
We set out in search of eats along the St. Johns River from Astor to Sanford, the scenic Intracoastal...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Want to take the pulse of Orlando culture?
Sure, you can check out the city's many art mixers. Monthly events such as downtown's 3rd Thursday art walks, the Orlando Museum of Art's 1st Thursdays parties or — more recently — the swanky art...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:09 AM
UPDATED: World Cup fever remained strong to the end in the nation and in Central Florida.
Germany's 1-0 victory over Argentina in the final drew huge audiences for ABC and Univision.
The match attracted 26.5 million total viewers: 17.3 million on...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:38 PM
RA Sushi has opened the doors to its fourth Florida location at Pointe Orlando on International Drive. The 6,483 square foot restaurant features a combined sushi bar and dining area and a separate cocktail bar. Signature dishes include the tootsy maki...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Rising prices, stagnant wages and creeping interest rates are pushing Central Florida's new-home buyers into Lake and Osceola counties, where real estate struggled the most during the downturn.
After home prices collapsed starting in 2007, partly...