| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:53 PM
A man already arrested in two Orlando-area sex attacks is now facing charges in a third, after the victim in a 2010 case identified him in a recent photo lineup, court records show.
Allegations against 24-year-old Edgar Collazo have been piling up since...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 9:45 AM
The classic comfort foods of grilled cheese and tomato soup are getting a home in Orlando as growing chain Tom + Chee looks to open its first area restaurant.
Co-founder Corey Ward said Tom + Chee's Orlando franchisee is close to signing a lease and...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 1:52 PM
Maria Fernanda Godinez, a 22-year-old from Cocoa, was out for a drink with friends at downtown Orlando's Vixen Bar early Tuesday morning when a stray bullet ended her life.
The death of a woman who was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time is...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Nutritrious and fresh restaurant concept Freshii is opening Thursday on Dr. Phillips Boulevard.
Toronto-based Freshii, located at 7600 Dr. Phillips Blvd., sells health-oriented meals such as wraps, salads, quinoa bowls and juices in a fresh-casual...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Orlando's tourism job market is growing faster than at almost any time in the past 10 years.
The number of leisure and hospitality jobs jumped by 5.5 percent during the past 12 months, according to new state and federal employment data. The area...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Two men skulking behind a Leesburg restaurant rose suspicions that they were about to carry out a greasy plan in the wee hours of the morning.
A truck with no markings backed up behind the Number One Gourmet Buffet at 1704 Citrus Blvd. caught the eye of...
| Aug 24, 2014
RA Sushi's fourth Florida location brings signature rolls, Japanese fusion cuisine and inventive cocktails to Orlando's tourist corridor.
The eatery, part of the Benihana restaurant family, is the newest to join an eclectic mix of eateries in the...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Mimi's Cafe, an upscale-casual eatery, has closed in Altamonte Springs. The Orlando location at 4175 Millenia Blvd. remains open (407-370-0333). An employee at the south Orlando eatery and a corporate public relations representative confirmed the closing....
| Aug 21, 2014
The divas don't bother turning on the stove when we can trump up a cool, satisfying supper. And we're not talking about a bowl of lettuce, but a dish that satisfies the craving for sweet, salty and crunchy, plus adds a punch of protein. We use firm tofu,...
| Aug 22, 2014
If you've been holding back on dining out because you just can't justify the expense, step away from the stove and commence the happy dance: Magical Dining Month is back!
Now in its ninth year, Magical Dining Month is an annual showcase of emerging...
| 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,...