The Perkins restaurant on Sand Lake Road and International Drive is now part of the $250 million Skyplex development - and seven other Perkins restaurants in the Sunshine State came along with the deal. Skyplex developer Wallack Holdings LLC bought an eight-restaurant portfolio of Perkins restaurants for $29 million from General Electric in an effort to secure just one site at 6813 W. Sand Lake Road in Orlando, to include in the Skyplex entertainment and retail development.
Business Journal, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 03:17 PM
Drivers may be getting an extra gift this holiday season with gas at its lowest price in almost six years. Gas prices have dropped beneath $2 per gallon in some states, allowing drivers to save money and visit their families.
Click Orlando, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 12:52 PM
An effort to have a local judge removed from all Orlando police cases was rejected this week by an appeal court, which found his critical comments about OPD showed frustration with no-show officers, rather than bias against the agency. Circuit Judge Tim Shea's statements "were merely a trope reflecting his frustration with the unnecessary delay occasioned by the failure of officers to attend depositions," the Fifth District Court of Appeals said in its opinion.
The Orlando Sentinel, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 12:51 PM
If you're thinking about renting a car in Orlando this Christmas holiday period - Dec. 23-27 - guess what? It's going to cost you about 311 percent more than usual, according to a new survey from CheapCarRental.net.
Business Journal, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 12:22 PM