| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:34 PM
If you've spent time hating on the parking lot at Trader Joe's in Winter Park this summer, I have one question for you: Have you ever driven anywhere else in Central Florida?
This region is blanketed with horrible parking lots.
I'd go as far as to say...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:52 AM
"Sharknado 2: The Second One" performed so well for Syfy that it has earned a multiplex showing.
The sequel to the camp classic will fly to movie theaters at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21. (The original played movie theaters last year after wowing the...
| Aug 15, 2014
When the kids head back to school there is ample opportunity for the chief home culinary engineers to head to class, too. In Central Florida options vary from technical instruction under the guidance of experienced chefs to laid-back experiences working...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurants has set an opening date for its second Orlando location, on International Drive, of Sept. 1.
The company is hiring 200 new people to work at the new restaurant, in the I-Shops location at International Drive...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Just a reminder that this weekend is tax free shopping weekend. Everyone is invited to The Florida Mall, Seminole Towne Center and Waterford Lakes Town Center for tax-free weekend and fun, family events to kick-off the school year.
The Florida Mall...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant is the newest addition to the Waterford Lakes Town Center enclave.
What makes Cooper's stand apart from the usual chains that thrive in east Orange County is its format: A combo platter of dining destination, winery,...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 5:57 AM
Selling a 17-year-old vehicle isn't always easy.
Getting that vehicle's manufacturer to offer $2,400 to take the car back takes skill.
That's exactly what Orlando filmmaker Luke Aker did.
Aker, 26, made a minute-long video to sell his 1996 Nissan...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Fresh To Order (f2o) is on track to open in late winter or early spring in Orlando's Waterford Lakes Town Center. Fresh to Order offers chef-inspired entrees, pizzas, paninis, soups, salads, and burgers. Gluten Free, Vegan and Kids’ Menu options are...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Restaurants from Waterford Lakes Town Center and Orlando are gearing up for the 14th Annual Taste of Orlando on Saturday, Nov. 2 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. The all-day family food festival includes beverage sampling, live entertainment, a business expo, shopping...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Marlow’s Tavern coming to Orlando's Waterford Lakes Town Center in 2014. The 3,500-square-foot restaurant will be built between Five Guys Burgers & Fries and Regal Cinema. Marlow’s offers a wide selection of American pub favorites from...
| Nov 3, 2013
Open since 2010, Nona Tap Room has been drawing beer fans for the staggering 50 beers on draft. But food is no afterthought here. The menu is one of Central Florida's best, according to Orlando Sentinel readers who voted the east Orange County watering...