| Feb 26, 2011
Jamie Oliver presses a "happy cow" veggie burger on me with the fervor of a believer handing out religious pamphlets. He asks me whether I love it, but his smile is pure certainty that I will -- and even love him for making it. He's stepped out from the...
| Feb 28, 2011
HOW IT WORKS:
* You get a small box, such as an Apple TV ($99; apple.com/appletv), Roku ($59.99-$99.99; roku.com) or Boxee Box from D-Link (about $199; boxee.net/buy).
* Connect the box to your TV via HDMI or standard cable, and hook up the box to...
| Feb 28, 2011
"I WATCH TONS OF TV. I DON'T WANT TO WAIT FOR MY SHOWS, AND I DON'T WANT TO FOOL WITH A COMPUTER."
Stick with cable. Easy to use and costs less than buying your favorite shows episode by episode.
"I JUST WANT TO WATCH THE SHOWS I WANT TO WATCH."
| Mar 2, 2011
What it is: A German maibock — a style breweries usually trot out for a few months each spring. The heavy malt in a maibock makes it a bit thick and savory for summer heat, but lacking roast or heft, most maibocks are too light during the coldest...
| Mar 4, 2011
Our article about what seems to be a lack of females over the age of 35 in television commercials prompted several reader e-mails and Facebook comments.
Lauren wrote: " According to commercials, all women over 30 are busy moms and all men are idiots...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 6:04 PM
Robert R. Sacco once accused former Orlando businessman Frank Amodeo of cheating him out of millions of dollars after the souring of a deal between them that involved the buyout of Sacco's company by Amodeo and Mirabilis Ventures Inc.
Now Sacco, the...
| Dec 19, 2010
| 7:10 PM
Boards of Directors
Tarsha Jacobs, audit manager at BKHM CPA, Winter Park, has been elected president of the board of directors for the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants' Central Florida Chapter.
Tessa B. Hahn, Hahn and Hahn Team Inc.,...
| Dec 23, 2010
When the Orlando Magic moved into its new home earlier this year, it brought bigger weekday crowds to downtown and rejuvenated Church Street.
But one thing the move hasn't attracted is more crime.
Orlando police records show there have been just 11...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 8:21 PM
Residents of Tangelo Park expressed both excitement and fear this week as they gathered to hear more about a thrill-ride park proposed for a swath of land next door to their neighborhood.
Developers of Orlando Thrill Park say their plan to build more...
| Nov 14, 2010
| 2:06 PM
Sarah Faust was hired as senior account executive and Becky Smith was hired as account executive at Acropolis in Orlando.
Larisa Perry was promoted to Central Florida regional president of Wachovia in Orlando.
Hal Warren was...
| Jan 28, 2011
Pink it and shrink it.
Just a few years ago, that was the idea. That's the amount of thought professional sports leagues put into the products they offered their women fans.
They'd just take the popular men's stuff — the boxy t-shirts, player...