| Aug 12, 2012
Founded in 1974 by the father-and-son team of Charley and Ron Woodsby, Talk of the Town Restaurants has 11 eateries, which include Charley's Steakhouse, Vito's Chop House, FishBones, MoonFish, Texas Cattle Co., Johnnie's Hideaway — and now Charley's...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 1:50 PM
In the affable off-Broadway docudrama "The Temperamentals," playwright Jon Marans sheds light on the earliest efforts to create an organization to advocate for gay rights.
Marans clearly had a great deal of affection for his major characters, and that...
| May 2, 2012
| 10:50 AM
CENTRO DE REACONDICIONAMIENTO DE AVES, aves vivas de rapiña y educación ambiental: sábados 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 323 W. Lester Road, Apopka; Donación sugerida adultos $5, niños $3; 407-461-1056.
ZOOLÓGICO DE BREVARD, Ferrocarril, zona para niños, alimentación...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Staring down a pile of dirty pots and pans is no way to end Thanksgiving Day.
And for many celebrants, T-day is simply a single day off from the workweek. To avoid the Friday leftover energy crash, consider eating out this year.
| Aug 24, 2012
| 3:07 PM
The faintest of smiles flickers across Christina Crawford's face at a mention of the 1981 movie "Mommie Dearest," today a campy cult classic.
"I'm sorry that it turned out the way it did," says Crawford, who's 73 but looks 20 years younger. "I think...
| Oct 7, 2011
Dinner or a snack is likely rolling up to a location near you as the mobile-food vendors phenomenon keeps on trucking across the country.
Food trucks and mobile kitchens are not new, but with the Food Network's the "Great Food Truck Race" and the Cooking...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 11:33 AM
New to the Central Florida zip line scene is Zip Orlando, which started operating out of Kissimmee last month. The name may sound metropolitan, but the setting is definitely rural and a bit of a trip back in Florida history.
After checking in at an...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Gatorland, the longtime attraction on South Orange Blossom Trail, has raised its ticket prices, effective Dec. 1. Admission is now $24.99 general, and $16.99 ages 3-12. That's a two-dollar increase in both categories. But the wildlife-themed attraction...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 4:39 PM
UPDATE: Maybe this show is cursed? Michael Wanzie sends word that this Saturday's performance of “The Mystery of Irma Vep” has been cancelled due to circumstances beyond their control. The Halloween performance will run as scheduled. Someone...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 4:38 PM
It's time for another twisted trip to the carnival in babyBlueSTAR Productions' “VarieTEASE Carnivale.” The Orlando Fringe Festival favorite is back for another go-round at the Parliament House's Footlight Theater in a co-presentation with...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Two people have made the trek to Florida Lottery headquarters in Tallahassee to redeem tickets purchased in Kissimmee. Manuel Montrond, 55, of Kissimmee, claimed a $1 million prize in the Billion Dollar Blockbuster scratch-off game. Montrond chose the...