| May 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The high-heeled ostrich-skin boots belonged to an ambitious and gifted young singer, one of many similar pairs she owned in the days before she could afford designer labels.
The silky couture evening gown was a totem of that same woman's meteoric rise...
| May 16, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Los parques temáticos de Orlando son la razón principal de visita de la mayoría de los turistas a esta ciudad. Pero entrar a ellos cuesta y mucho, por lo que no todo el mundo puede ir con la frecuencia que quisiera, si son residentes locales, y muchos...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:31 AM
A Blue Man Group-based exhibit joins the Orlando Science Center lineup on Saturday.
"Blue Man Group -- Making Waves" is a 1,500-square-foot traveling exhibit that's designed to merge science and art through an exploration of sound. The displays are...
| May 23, 2013
| 6:00 AM
With "Fast & Furious 6" roaring into theaters this week, guests at the U.S. premiere of the film at Universal CityWalk got an early taste of the franchise's signature, over-the-top style -- including slick cars, tough characters and a grill-wearing panda....
| Oct 22, 2013
| 3:16 PM
If you don't have tickets for Wednesday's sold-out concert by pianist Emanuel Ax, here's another cultural treat for arts lovers.
On Wednesday, Oct. 23, for one night only the musical "Merrily We Roll Along" will be screened in movie theaters.
| Jan 9, 2014
| 2:17 PM
There will be a fiesta downstairs and a hacienda upstairs at Antojitos, the next big establishment set to open as part of Universal CityWalk's expansion.
Universal Orlando officials aren't sharing an opening date yet. "Very soon" is the most definite...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Cloying and smug when it's not being unfunny and crass, the high school reunion comedy "Back in the Day" hits lows with a frequency that suggests a world-class sharp shooter or free-throw king.
With every thudding gross-out gag or mistimed bit of...
| Dec 6, 2013
With its ill-gotten loot, femme fatale and ends-of-the-earth locales, "Swerve" looks at first like a promising genre entry from Down Under, where the bar is set high. It might be the country's physical isolation or its penal-colony legacy, but a number of...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Tickets are on sale for Universal CityWalk's rebooted New Year's Eve celebration, now known simply as "Eve."
The party includes admission to six nightclubs (Groove, Rising Star, Red Coconut Club, Pat O'Brien's, Bob Marley’s – A Tribute to...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Eight new venues are coming to Universal's CityWalk by June, including new Italian and Mexican restaurants, a Hot Dog Hall of Fame and Cowfish, which will serve burgers and sushi.
Also on tap: a new 130-seat Starbucks, a Stone Cold Creamery, Menchies...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Florida tourism hit another milestone and record high in 2013 with 94.7 million visitors traveling to the state, Gov. Rick Scott announced Friday.
That's a 3.5 percent jump from 2012's previous high of 91.5 million visitors, according to preliminary...