| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:53 AM
With more than 5 million copies of his barbecue cookbooks in print, Steven Raichlen understands how men cook. Because when it comes to cooking outdoors, men rule.
But are men so underserved by the publishing industry that they need their own cookbooks?...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:27 AM
It's been six decades since Marian Polan opened what's believed to be the Sunshine State's first talent agency, launching hundreds of entertainment careers.
The landscape has changed, the casting competition now fierce, but at 100 years old, the feisty...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 2:18 PM
Olympia's Kaden Funk will play David Engel of Palm Beach Gardens Dwyer for the Class 4A overall state singles tennis championship at 8 a.m. Wednesday at Sanlando Park in Altamonte Springs.
Funk will be the only area player seeking an overall...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:20 PM
May is National Burger Month and Miami restaurants are showing off their burger prowess.
At Michael Mina 74 (4441 Collins Ave., Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 877-326-7412, Fontainebleau.com/web/dining/Michael_Mina_74), each week will bring a different...
| May 4, 2014
| 12:42 PM
SUNRISE Haley Chura has participated in so many different types of races, she's lost count. Sunday morning however, she competed in a race like no other.
Chura and 882 others ran in the inaugural Wings for Life World Run outside the BB&T Center.
| May 2, 2014
| 8:11 AM
I love coupons and everyone knows it.
They're often left on my desk in the newsroom by anonymous benefactors, or tucked in my mailbox by neighbors and friends.
One Sunday many Mays ago, I hit the mother lode when my youngest son, Ryan, 8 at the time,...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Three Dr. Phillips girls tennis players advanced to singles finals, and the Panthers lead the team standings after the first day of the Class 4A state tennis tournament Monday at Sanlando Park in Altamonte Springs.
DP has 10 points, two more than Boca...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:55 AM
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS — Olympia's Kaden Funk dropped the first set but came back to win the Class 4A overall singles state tennis title Wednesday.
Funk (17-0) defeated David Engel of Palm Beach Gardens Dwyer 1-6, 6-2, 6-1 at Sanlando Park.
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:39 PM
In "Princess of Pop," a short story by the Central Florida writer Vanessa Blakeslee, a young singer checks into a hotel in Los Angeles, the same one in which Janis Joplin died in 1970. The unnamed woman has brought along an iPod, a copy of "A...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:43 PM
One of the few literary magazines in Miami has been given a death sentence.
Jai-Alai Magazine started in the spring of 2011 with Issue No. 10, and its publisher is counting down to the final issue, Issue No. 1, set to be published in the fall of 2015....
| Apr 27, 2014
Every image in Ramiro Fernandez’s new book of photographs is a postcard to pre-Castro Cuba — an exotic Havana in black and white where a young Desi Arnaz attended a soapbox derby, street performers spat plumes of fire, and exotic racecars...