| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:44 AM
On a busy Thursday night, the Ale House Columbia vibrates with energy. At the bar and in the dining area, tables are packed with friends and families chatting away. Servers hustle from table to table delivering drinks and appetizers. And just above eye...
| Sep 21, 2013
Designers are once again going for gold.
The metal has been on the decorative outs for a couple of decades, but it's making its way back into home decor this time in a burnished, warmer form.
Gold and other yellow metallics are showing up in furniture,...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Check out festivals and events in May across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
May 2: Jazz Friday at Foosaner Museum...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:04 PM
Beach houses hold an undeniable appeal. Coastal residences of all sizes, from cozy cottages to expansive ocean retreats, capture our imagination. Waterfront dwellings invite us to relax and unwind in a tranquil world surrounded by the rhythms of nature....
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:41 PM
Do you really have flowers stored in a bank vault?
A. Jessica Otter: We do have a flower cooler in one of the three vaults that are in the building. The building itself is amazing, It was built in 1911 and used as a bank until the 1970s. All of the...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Sony Pictures Television will serve up cooking challenge format "Grillmaster" at TV mart Mipcom in Cannes, which runs Oct. 7-10.
SPT acquired the international format rights to "Grillmaster," which launched on TV2 in Denmark and TV4 in Sweden this...
| Aug 1, 2013
Basements are big now. Once largely the domain of the laundry equipment and furnace, with the occasional wood-paneled rec room, basements today are becoming spaces that continue the themes and home decor of the rest of the house.
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:02 AM
With her Maltipoo, Brooks, tucked under her arm, Stephanie Bradshaw was ready to get down to business.
Three employees were buzzing about her Clipper Mill office, preparing for a bridal photo shoot. Bradshaw rattled off questions about the session,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Everyone over 40 needs at least one person in life who is at least 20 years younger and can help him or her dodge the dreaded dowdies.
Though much emphasis gets placed on the need for the younger generation to listen to those who've lived longer, and...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:04 PM
My neighbor said she will give me a plant that had white flowers with four petals and a center that sticks up like a skinny green nose. Leaves are a pointy heart shape. It filled in a huge bare area for her, but she doesn't know the name.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:32 PM
In-dash CD players are finally going the way of Razor scooters, shell necklaces and Ja Rule. Automakers have predicted this for the better part of the past decade as car stereos augmented the standard CD player with auxiliary MP3 jacks,......