| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Il Volo fans don't like me much since I confessed that I was bored during the Italian trio's concert on Sunday at Orlando's Amway Center.
On a brighter note, I did acknowledge in my review that "whatever Il Volo has yet to learn about showmanship, these...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:15 PM
If One Direction had a thing for Andrea Bocelli’s songbook, the result might be something like Il Volo.
The trio of young Italian tenors, introduced to American audiences through cameo appearances on the 10th season of American Idol and a 2012 PBS...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:16 PM
NBA training camps will open in a week or so, meaning you're about to become experts on the tendo calcaneus (Achilles tendon) without even staying in a Holiday Inn Express.
Kobe Bryant's return from the injury figures to be a prominent storyline...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:01 PM
Diane and Stephen Kramper drove from Lakeland for the Tampa Bay Lightning's exhibition opener against the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday night at Amway Center.
The time on I-4 was nothing compared to the lengths they have gone to see their favorite NHL...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 2:47 PM
What: Tampa Bay Lightning vs. St. Louis Blues
When: 7 Wednesday night
Where: Amway Center
Admission: Tickets starting at $10
The Buzz: This will be the second time the Lightning have played an exhibition at Amway Center. They lost 4-3 to the Blues...
| Sep 14, 2013
How far will Republicans go in their hatred of President Obama? If shutting down the government and snuggling up with Vladimir Putin is their plan, I shall never vote GOP again.
Obamacare is a windfall for insurance companies; profits will soar and...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Aug 31, 2013
YORK — Richard Shomette wanted to have a new life with his biological mother in Scotland.
He was saving up money to see her again, but his plans were tragically cut short Wednesday when he was hit and killed by a car.
"It was unreal," his...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:18 PM
WHAT: "This is not a lifetime career that we can do," a younger Don Henley says in the recent "History of the Eagles" documentary. Well, the enduring music of the Eagles has proven that the band has evolved into a lifetime commitment for core members...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The dueling futures of hotel food service collided in Manhattan one recent Tuesday.
On the very day that the New York Hilton Midtown did away with room service, the Affinia Dumont began a partnership with grocery-delivery service FreshDirect to bring...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:16 PM
While Justin Timberlake is elevated to god-like status, Bruno Mars toils in relative obscurity.
That reality seemed increasingly unjust on Tuesday as Mars sprinted energetically through a 90-minute performance for a packed house at Amway Center....