| May 2, 2014
If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire.
In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
| May 12, 2014
| 3:45 PM
El cantante, compositor y productor mexicano Pepe Aguilar llega a Florida a desbancar un mito: que al público de la Costa Este no le gusta la música mexicana.
Lo dice con modestia y con la misma sinceridad que transpiran sus apasionadas canciones de...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Three Central Florida residents are in Hollywood today for the world premiere of "Million Dollar Arm," but they will be doing more than watching Disney's latest sports movie.
Collin Franklin and Brandon Otto, both from Kissimmee, are joined by Neal...
| May 6, 2014
| 4:49 PM
La nueva montaña rusa de Walt Disney World llevará a los pasajeros por oscuros pasillos y se desplazará en medio de sacudidas, pero no dará volteretas, ni correrá desenfrenada o subirá violentamente hasta cimas altísimas para caer por un precipicio....
| Apr 25, 2014
More than 75 million diners will be making reservations for Mother's Day dinner, according to the National Restaurant Association. Central Florida has many options for celebrating on May 11 with family and friends. Here is just a sampling of local...
| May 5, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The Florida Venture Forum announced Monday the 20 startup companies that will participate in its Seventh Annual Early Stage Capital Conference, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., May 15 in Kissimmee. Five are from Central Florida.
Each company delivers a six-minute...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:30 AM
A fake rent-a-cop claimed to be collecting rent.
Abdiel Mendez, of Kissimmee, went to a home dressed in a suit, wearing a black ear piece and armed with a gun -- and identified himself as an officer, authorities said, reports WESH NBC News-2 in...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:55 PM
There’s new money available for a unique way to finance new windows and other improvements to your home or business, but most of Central Florida can’t use it yet.
Orlando engineer Jonathan Schaefer, of Leidos Engineering, is managing a...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:53 PM
| May 25, 2014
| 12:45 PM
| Apr 21, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Here’s a ‘man bites dog’ item: The Florida Bar, the state’s professional organization for lawyers, says attorneys are the target of a scam.
I’ve written a lot about lawyers in Florida over the years, and usually it’...