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Fournier, Vucevic power Magic past Hawks, 122-103

ATLANTA (AP) — Evan Fournier and Nikola Vucevic scored 29 points apiece to lead the Orlando Magic to a 122-103 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday in the season’s first matchup between the Southeast Division rivals. Vucevic had 14 rebounds and Fournier had seven assists as Orlando snapped a three-game losing streak. Dewayne Dedmon […]
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Theme Park Bits: Celebrate Mardi Gras with Pitbull, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Tickets Are Available, Downtown Disney Has a New Restaurant, and More

In this edition of Theme Park Bits: Universal Orlando has some big musical acts helping celebrate Mardi Gras 2019. Check out the new restaurant at Disneyland’s Downtown Disney district. You can get tickets for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party now. Construction continues on DCA’s newest Pixar attraction. And more! Are you ready to celebrate Mardi Gras 2019? Are you also a fan of musical acts as diverse as Gavin McGraw, Macklemore, and Pitbull? Then I have good news for you, because Uni...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Theme Parks, Pitbull, Pixar, Disneyland, Matthew, Orlando, Triton, Disney World, Don, Anaheim, Kung Fu Panda, DCA, Mara, Bonnie

A Harvard professor says a huge opportunity for disruption has been in front of us all along

Disney World is ripe for technological disruption. That's according to Clayton Christensen, an author of "The Prosperity Paradox." Someone could create a more affordable, local version of Disney World so more people people can experience it. Economic development works much the same way, Christensen says: An innovation makes a product or service available to a broader swath of the population. This article is part of Business Insider's ongoing series on   Better Capitalism. The happiest place o...
Tags: China, Disney, America, Trends, Harvard, Electric, Orlando, Disney World, Christensen, Das, Clayton Christensen, Harvard Business School, Clay Christensen, Karen Dillon, Efosa Ojomo, Christensen Institute

Affordable Pesach Vacation In Orlando – On Your Terms!

Please note: This is a sponsored post. Private Villas Priced as low as $3,500 Per Family for the whole Pesach. Catered meals for Pesach are just $1,099/Adult and $650/Child. Special for DansDeal readers – Free Shul Membership with any order! When traditional programs aren’t for you… Pesach Orlando with Family and Friends 11 nights from 4/17-2019-4/28/2019: Vacation in […]
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Heisler: With Kyrie Irving, Jimmy Butler looking wiggy, list of stars who might be available keeps growing

Now, the free agent summer to end all free agent summers. Of course, this is a big deal around here, once the glamor capital of the NBA, better known lately as its leader in salary cap space. A year ago the Lakers had two max-contract slots, cashed one in on LeBron James and saved the second for 2019. This year, it’s the Clippers who can create two max slots. Happily for the local teams, this isn’t a thin class like last summer’s, which was basically LeBron and Paul George. This one is loaded wi...
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Always learning, Rams’ Goff seeks results in NFC title game

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Although Jared Goff is uncomfortable being overly nosy when he’s around the NFL’s best quarterbacks, he kept a close eye on Drew Brees while they were together at the Pro Bowl in Orlando last year. The most prolific passer in NFL history had no problem sharing aspects of his mental […]
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, Drew Brees, Ap, Orlando, Jared Goff, Goff, THOUSAND OAKS Calif

LPGA star Lexi Thompson had to Google playing partners Greg Maddux and John Smoltz

Lexi Thompson was paired with the Baseball Hall of Famers in the first round of the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions in Orlando.            [Author: Golfweek]
Tags: Google, News, Orlando, LPGA, John Smoltz, Lexi Thompson, Golfweek, Greg Maddux, Baseball Hall of Famers

Michael Franti and Spearhead Continue to Retaliate with Radical Love on 'Stay Human Vol. II'

None The last few years have been hard ones for the socially conscious, to say the least. Where acceptance of the rich diversity of humanity once seemed in reach, now even the concept of tolerance often feels in question more often than not as mainstream political rhetoric moves away from trying to connect and leans into outright divisiveness.Michael Franti is nothing if not socially conscious. As the founder and leader of reggae fusion group Spearhead, his music has long embraced revolutionary...
Tags: Music, Review, R&B, Marley, Reggae, Orlando, Funk, Michael Franti, Franti, Victoria Canal, Michael Franti and Spearhead, Hirie, Spearhead

Silicon Valley Still Reigns Supreme for Hottest Housing Markets, but the South Will Heat Up in 2019

San Jose claims the top spot for the second straight year, but Southern markets with growing tech economies make up half of the top-10 list of the hottest housing markets this year Seattle, WA – Jan. 15, 2019 (PRNewswire) The hottest housing market this year will be San Jose, California, according to Zillow®, the second year in a row that Silicon Valley earns that distinction even as the winds are gradually shifting in the nation’s priciest housing market. Meanwhile, the South is drawing new res...
Tags: Amazon, Real Estate, News, San Francisco, Radio, Nashville, Silicon Valley, San Jose, West Coast, Seattle, Zillow, Jacksonville, South, Orlando, Glassdoor, Metro

From The PGA Show Fringe: The Transrover All-In-One Cart

Why hasn’t someone made a… I bet most us have had a “million dollar idea” at some point. That moment when we think “someone needs to make THIS.”  In the moment, we are certain that we have just thought of the best new product ever, and we immediately slip into fantasy daydreams about the sweet vacation home that will be purchased with all of the profits the product will reap. Unfortunately, most of these ideas never pass that daydream design phase, and even if they do progress a bit, something ...
Tags: Sport, Golf, Orlando, Tran, Alphard, Adam Beach, New Releases, MyGolfSpy, Thinh Tran, Thinh, Transrover

Ducati’s Ready for Red Tour Will Stop in 17 Locations Across the U.S.

Get Ready for the Italian Invasion Ducati wants to show off everything its got. The company will do so with its Ready for Red Tour. On the tour, Ducati will hit 17 locations in major cities across the U.S. The goal will be to share what the company is doing from a technology perspective and showcase its newest bikes. Open to the public, Ducati will hold pre-registration for attendance. If it sounds like something you’re interested in you can RSVP now at the tour’s website. The bikes on display ...
Tags: Boston, San Francisco, Chicago, Motorcycles, Ducati, Portland, San Diego, Dallas, Miami, Omaha, Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, Houston, Seattle, Orlando, Harrison

Rockets’ Capela out 4-6 weeks after thumb surgery

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Rockets center Clint Capela underwent surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb Thursday and will be out 4-to-6 weeks. Capela’s surgery was done by Dr. Steven Shin in Los Angeles. Capela started Houston’s first 42 games before he was injured Sunday night in a loss at Orlando. The […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Houston, Houston Rockets, Orlando, Clint Capela, Capela, Steven Shin, Los Angeles Capela

11 Under-the-Radar Florida Beach Towns to Visit this Winter

Fodor's Travel recently chose 11 Under-the-Radar Florida beaches to visit this winter. On their list was our very own Anna Maria Island beach. Here’s the thing about Florida: You visit time and again, and you’re quite sure you know the state and its glorious sandy stretches pretty well. But there’s always a surprise waiting for those who stray from the classic Panama City–Orlando–Miami–Key West stops. From Atlantic coast enclaves that locals try to keep to themselves to subtropical island...
Tags: Florida, Radio, Atlantic, Miami, Island, Gulf Coast, Gulf of Mexico, Orlando, Panama City, Sarasota, Anna Maria, Anna Maria Island, Ginny, Florida Panhandle, Marc Rasmussen, Radar Florida Beach Towns

Writer’s Room: The Most Anticipated New TV Shows of 2019, Part 1

On the January 17, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , senior writer Ben Pearson , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to decide the most anticipated new tv shows of 2019. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Play , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it). Opening Banter: Brad g...
Tags: Hbo, England, New York, London, Television, Movies, Reese Witherspoon, Abc, Mexico, France, China, Boston, New York City, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Neil Gaiman

CS Interview: Paul Wernick on Wayne, Clue & State of the Deadpool Union

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: Paul Wernick on Wayne, Clue & State of the Deadpool Union YouTube Originals just premiered all ten episodes of their action comedy series Wayne, and got to chat with one of the show’s producers, Deadpool writer Paul Wernick about the show, the new Pirates of the Caribbean film, the remake of Clue that he’s writing, and the current state of the Deadpool union. Check out the interview below! RELATED: Wayne Trailer for New YouTube Series From Dea...
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Zillow will buy and sell homes in 5 more cities

Zillow Offers, the direct-to-consumer homebuying and selling platform, is coming to Miami, Minneapolis, Nashville, Orlando and Portland.
Tags: Technology, Minneapolis, Radio, Portland, Miami, Nashville, Zillow, Orlando, Industry News, Spencer Rascoff, News Brief, Jeremy Wacksman, Zillow Offers, Miami Minneapolis Nashville Orlando

Zillow will buy and sell homes in five more cities

Zillow Offers, the direct-to-consumer homebuying and selling platform from the Seattle-based real estate tech titan, is coming to Miami, Minneapolis, Nashville, Orlando and Portland this year. Zillow said it will operate in all those markets by the fall. 
Tags: Technology, Minneapolis, Radio, Portland, Miami, Nashville, Seattle, Zillow, Orlando, Industry News, Spencer Rascoff, News Brief, Jeremy Wacksman, Zillow Offers, Miami Minneapolis Nashville Orlando

11 Latinx-Owned Beauty Brands To Support Right Now

There's been a wave of international influence on the American beauty market in the last few years. From K-beauty skin care to French-girl makeup, brands from all over the world have been appearing in our favorite U.S. stores, consuming our Instagram feeds, and inspiring new beauty trends. And as unique beauty communities get more attention in the beauty aisle, we're seeing an uptick in brands owned by Latinx men and women.The Latinx community prides itself in having a strong connection to la b...
Tags: Amazon, Fashion, Music, Instagram, Mexico, America, Mexico City, Cuba, Belle, Orlando, Don, Reina, Rosario, Marie Kondo, Alamar, Trujillo

Jarvis Landry to Pro Bowl in place of DeAndre Hopkins

The Browns have a fourth representative in the Pro Bowl. The team announced on Wednesday that wide receiver Jarvis Landry has been added to the AFC roster for the game in Orlando on January 27. “It's always an honor to be named to the Pro Bowl,” Landry said in a statement.
Tags: News, Cleveland Browns, Orlando, Browns, Landry, Jarvis Landry, DeAndre Hopkins

Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will have X-wing and TIE fighters

X-wing and TIE fighter starships are ready to join a fleet of Star Wars spacecraft already docked at the new Galaxy’s Edge themed land under construction at Disneyland. Disneyland plans to install a $250,000 X-wing and $250,000 TIE fighter at the new Star Wars land scheduled to debut in June, according to Anaheim building permits. The building permits mention Jon Richards Co., which runs a 42,000-square-foot scenic design shop in Mira Loma and a second location in Orlando, Fla. Jon Richards Co. ...
Tags: Disney, Sport, Soccer, Resistance, Disneyland, Orlando, Mickey Mouse, Anaheim, Imperial, Minnie, Mickey, Poe Dameron, ToonTown, Hollywood Studios, Buena Vista Street, Disney California Adventure

A Glamorous French Blue & White Wedding

Glamorous, elegant, and oh-so-beautiful, Marcella and Sean’s white wedding captured by Kristen Weaver Photography is full of so many details, you are absolutely going to be swooning! Taking place at the Four Seasons Resort At Walt Disney World in Orlando, a stunning Jewish ceremony was the perfect start to a perfect wedding. It was all followed by a candlelit reception, complete with a gourmet meal, tons of dancing, and a flash mob. This day just can’t get any better! Oh, and can we talk about t...
Tags: Florida, Wedding, Walt Disney World, Blue, Classic, White, Orlando, Sean, Marcella, Central Florida, Real Weddings, Hayley Paige, Off White, MEMBER FEATURES, Kristen Weaver, Brandee Gaar

Chargers QB Philip Rivers to miss Pro Bowl with ankle injury

Quarterback Philip Rivers will not play in the Pro Bowl because of an ankle injury, a Chargers official told the Southern California News Group on Tuesday. Rivers was replaced on the AFC roster by Colts quarterback Andrew Luck. Rivers injured his ankle in the second half of the Chargers’ 41-28 playoff loss to the New England Patriots last week at Gillette Stadium. The injury is perceived as not serious and more of a safety precaution. Many veterans tend to skip the annual all-star game for rest ...
Tags: Sports, NFL, Sport, Soccer, Chargers, New England Patriots, Tom Brady, Philip Rivers, Rivers, Orlando, Gillette, Alexander, Colts, Los Angeles Chargers, Southern California News Group, Camping World Stadium

Is Podcasting's Bubble About To Burst Or Just Catching Its Breath?

Following its explosion in popularity, podcasting has established itself as a lead player in the audio renaissance. But can this platform continue to keep growing? Low barriers to entry have led to a crowded content field, leaving some in the industry concerned about its future. ______________________________ Guest post by Fred Jacobs of Jacobs Media Now don't get me wrong. I'm a dyed-in-the-wool believer that podcasting is a “thing,” is a platform that is steadily growing, is an ...
Tags: Music, Ces, Guest Post, Jesus, Matthew, Orlando, Music Business, Daniel, Luke, Fred Jacobs, Jacobs Media, D.I.Y, Daniel J Lewis, Publishing & Songwriting, Podcast Movement, Seth Resler

Terry Rozier gets real about Kyrie Irving's criticism of Celtics

Terry Rozier gets real about Kyrie Irving's criticism of Celtics originally appeared on We'll say one thing about the 2018-19 Boston Celtics: They're not afraid to speak their minds. Kyrie Irving certainly did so Saturday night when he seemed to call out the Celtics' young players after a loss to the Orlando Magic. We've since heard from a few of those young players, with Jayson Tatum endorsing Irving's message and Jaylen Brown perhaps suggesting...
Tags: News, Boston Celtics, Orlando, Irving, Celtics, Kyrie Irving, Kyrie, Terry Rozier, Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum

These are the hottest housing markets of 2019

San Jose, California, took the top spot on Zillow's annual survey of the hottest housing markets in 2019 for the second year in a row as tech jobs continued to drive workers to Silicon Valley.
Tags: Analysis, Radio, San Jose, Zillow, Denver, Orlando, Predictive Analytics, San Jose California, Markets & Economy, News Brief, Aaron Terrazas

Injuries, travel fatigue catch up to Chargers in flat defeat to Patriots

COSTA MESA — Chargers coach Anthony Lynn watched film from the team’s 41-28 blowout loss to the New England Patriots on the long flight back home Sunday night. With the season over, Lynn could have chosen another time to evaluate the many mistakes his players committed in the divisional-round playoff game at Gillette Stadium. Sign up for Home Turf and get exclusive stories every SoCal sports fan must read, sent daily. Subscribe here. The Chargers were flying across the country for the second c...
Tags: Sports, Denver Broncos, NFL, Sport, Soccer, Dallas Cowboys, Chargers, New England Patriots, Tom Brady, Philip Rivers, Nfc, Kansas City Chiefs, Rivers, Baltimore Ravens, Orlando, Gillette

Irving to sit out game in Brooklyn because of thigh injury

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving will sit out Boston’s game against Brooklyn on Monday night because of a right quadriceps injury. Irving says he was hurt Saturday in a loss at Orlando. He adds he expects to return Wednesday against Toronto. The Celtics say guard Marcus Smart also is unavailable because of an illness. […]
Tags: New York, News, Boston, Sports, Ap, Brooklyn, Orlando, Irving, Kyrie Irving, Marcus Smart, Toronto The Celtics

Marc Skinner: Orlando Pride appoint ex-Birmingham City Women boss as head coach

Marc Skinner says he is joining "one of the biggest clubs in the world" as he is named as Orlando Pride's head coach.
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Sweet, and unsweet, 16 for Harden on a wild night in Orlando

James Harden had a game for the history books, which is a good thing and a bad thing            [Author: AP]
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Magic rally in fourth quarter to beat Rockets 116-109

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic threw about everything they had at Houston’s James Harden and the strategy worked. Barely. Orlando rallied in the fourth quarter to squeeze out a 116-109 win over Houston on Sunday behind 22 points apiece from Nikola Vucevic and Aaron Gordon, and 17 points from Evan Fournier. The Magic […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Rockets, Houston, Orlando Magic, Orlando, Nikola Vucevic, James Harden, Orlando Fla, Aaron Gordon, Evan Fournier