| Feb 13, 2015
It's crunch time, Cupid. If you didn't make a dinner reservation, start planning that home-cooked menu immediately. If you are still without a gift, welcome back to the Christmas Eve Santa scramble. If chocolate is your fall back, let's skip that drug-...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 7:02 AM
Alex & Sierra, the Central Florida duo that won "The X Factor," will perform "Love Is an Open Door" from "Frozen" on the "Disney Parks Frozen Christmas Celebration."
The 31st annual Christmas Day telecast has a "Frozen" theme this year to salute the...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Classic movies and repeated specials will be plentiful this week as we head toward Christmas on Thursday. But there are some new programs as well.
"One Direction: The TV Special" will feature footage from a concert for lucky fans at Universal Orlando...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 11:25 AM
Doing a lot of cooking over the holidays? We've gathered some tricks and tips from our reporting to help you with the little things.
Peeling squash: Attack it like chefs do when making supremes, those jewel-like, membrane-less sections of orange. This...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Sony Corp worked for a third day on Saturday to restore services to its PlayStation network as the FBI said it was looking into the disruption, which began on Christmas Day.
"We are aware of the reports and are investigating the Sony PlayStation matter,"...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:59 PM
Not to rain on your sunny Thanksgiving celebration, but the holiday season isn't all feasts and festivities.
This is the time of year when people venture into unfamiliar territory, attempting feats and adopting behaviors that aren't normal for the other...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Christmas Eve shaped up to be windy, wet and warm instead of white across much of the country, creating headaches for travelers in the Great Lakes, the Northeast and a storm-battered swath of the South.
While parts of the South cleaned up from severe...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 3:51 PM
The Village of Lombard is promising fireworks and fun, but no food at this year's annual Fourth of July celebration.
In a decision announced Friday in a new release, village officials said they will suspend Taste of Lombard, the multi-day carnival and...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 8:26 AM
Timing is everything in the Oscar race. Except when it's not.
This year's Academy Awards field has done more than most to upend traditional rhythms of Hollywood's awards season, a normally finely-tuned red-carpet ballet. "Not my tempo" — the...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 7:06 PM
Many Christians will begin to journey on a path simply referred to as Lent. The Lenten period gives us all a period of time that should be used wisely.
All of us are given 60 minutes in an hour and 24 hours in a day. These are ample periods of time to do...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 8:22 PM
The perspective with this roster is different, and on nights such as these, the reality is clear: The Miami Heat, at least at the moment, are not in the same league as the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Just as there was only so much the Dwyane Wade-less Heat...