| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Banjo and ukulele strumming isn't the first thing that comes to mind in a mental image of the Rollins College campus in Winter Park.
Yet that's where Central Florida singer-songwriter Laney Jones refined her skills on those old-time instruments,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 7:31 AM
When Red Robin Gourmet Burgers flew into Central Florida in 2010, the name seemed mighty familiar to some burger fans. They were right.
In the 1980s Red Robin Burger & Spirits Emporium, a precursor to the present-day company, landed in Casselberry's...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 9:11 AM
Here's what's free this week:
Easy Beauty & Barber School, 5040 W. Colonial Drive, Orlando, is offering free haircuts to men and women, age 65 and up on Mondays-Thursdays during July and August. Stop by or call 407-285-1883 for more details.
| Jul 16, 2013
I'm ticked off at restaurants that name their fish sandwiches Reuben when they've topped them with coleslaw instead of sauerkraut.
I think it is a shame that bottled water companies do not provide stronger containers. Considering the fact they are...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:50 AM
There are lots of art events to attend and enjoy this week. Get some friends together and venture out to make, see and share art.
No experience is necessary and all supplies are provided at these events where you can create art. On Mondays...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Vassilis Coumbaros brought family recipes from Athens, Greece when he moved to the United States in 2000. About six months ago, Coumbaros used those recipes to create Healthy Greek Eats, which produces meze: products such as hummus, tzatziki, Greek yogurt...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 8:34 AM
WINGIN’ IT FESTIVAL: with chicken wing competitions and live music: 1-11 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday; Winter Haven Airport Terminal, 2073 W. Highway 92, Winter Haven; free; 863-585-6849.
STRATES FUN FAIR: with midway games and...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:44 AM
EDGEWATER RIVERFEST: with carnival rides and live music: 6-10 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday; George R. Kennedy Park, 103 N. Riverside Drive, Edgewater; free; 386-424-2485.
EASTER LUAU CAR SHOW: with egg hunt and...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 2:07 PM
A couch-potato kid and his rambunctious dog are at the center of the book selected for the Orlando Sentinel's 2013 One Book One Community reading campaign.
Central Florida children — and the adults in their lives — are encouraged to share...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Get ready, art-aholics, it's almost time for downtown Orlando's monthly 3rd Thursday Gallery Hop (March 21, 6-9 p.m.). Explore the old Church Street Exchange, at the corner of Pine Street and Garland Avenue, where several art venues have set up shop....
| Mar 15, 2013
Several columns over the past few weeks have provoked readers to think about the issue of leadership among elected officials.
One about the Lake schools criticized four of the five School Board members for caving to political pressure when they...