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Willie Green Sings the Blues at The Yearling

If your timing is right, you might just be lucky enough to have dinner while being serenaded by a true blues legend. Willie Green has been treating customers at the world-famous Yearling Restaurant in Cross Creek to his brand of Delta-style blues ...

How a Bench Got its Own Facebook Page

It seems everyone, and every "thing," has a Facebook page these days. Case in point - the world famous Courthouse Deli Bench in Key West. The plain teal-colored bench at the corner of Whitehead and Southard Streets has been on the social networking s...

Why Toasted’s Triple B is the Best Burger in Orlando

The best burger in the Orlando area can be found at a place that specializes in crafted grilled cheese sandwiches. I have been a fan of Toasted since it opened in Winter Park in February 2013.  I jumped on the bandwagon early and haven't had reason t...

2-Minute Trip

Covering nearly 1,650 acres just west of DeLand, Florida is Hontoon Island State Park. Accessible only by boat, the park is a popular spot for camping, hiking and all types of recreation. Come along on a 2-Minute Trip to this rustic slice of Old Flor...

What You Should Do in Islamorada

Aptly named by early Spanish explorers, Islamorada is frequently translated to mean “purple isles.” The tropical village of islands has become world-famous for its quality sportfishing, nature excursions and spectacular sunsets. While it may not rece...

The Man Behind Vero’s Eccentric Driftwood Resort

No place to stay personifies “Old Florida” quite like the Driftwood Resort in Vero Beach. Eccentric citrus farmer Waldo Sexton constructed a private beach house called the “Breezeway” by the Atlantic during the 1930s. Following numerous additions,...