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  • From warfront to homefront for the holidays

    From warfront to homefront for the holidays
    Alerted via Facebook, connected by Skype, Joseph Vencill was able to "be" in the delivery room for the birth of his first child even though he was serving in Iraq at the time. Still, there's only so much you can do by satellite. "I'm not sure how much...
  • Family pays tribute to fallen soldier

    Family pays tribute to fallen soldier
    The wife and four children of Maj. Robert J. Marchanti II stood silently before his casket Monday. Their arms were wrapped firmly around one another in a display of family solidarity and devotion for the soldier killed in Afghanistan. Hundreds of...
  • Jewish Times group headed by physician-turned-entrepreneur

    Jewish Times group headed by physician-turned-entrepreneur
    Dr. Scott Rifkin says the Baltimore Jewish Times "has a long and distinguished history and deserves to be saved" as its parent company is mired in a contentious bankruptcy. So he did what he's known to do, when he feels the time is right: He jumped in....
  • Music lessons going digital: Live and online

    Music lessons going digital: Live and online
    Kyle Boyce takes a guitar lesson in Chicago every Wednesday night — with a teacher in Toronto. No traveling is involved. Instead, Boyce fires up a computer, plugs in his electric guitar and launches into a live music lesson with his instructor on...
  • Greater Loch Raven: Cromwell serving up eggs, activities for annual hunt

    It's time to go Easter egg hunting! Bring a basket or bag and enjoy a morning of seasonal fun from 10 a.m. to noon, on Saturday, April 7, at Sherwood Farms in Cromwell Valley Park, 2002 Cromwell Bridge Road. The family event is free, and includes eggs...
  • Agnes E. May, homemaker

    Agnes E. May, homemaker
    Agnes E. May, a homemaker and volunteer, died Saturday of congestive heart failure at St. Joseph Medical Center. She was 88. A daughter of a Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. grocery store manager and a homemaker, Agnes Edith Ripple was born in...
  • Weather: Some isolated thunderstorms hit area

    Weather: Some isolated thunderstorms hit area
    There are some isolated thunderstorms forming in the area, according to the National Weather Service. That may come as a relief for some as the heat index in the metro Orlando area is around 100 degrees. Winds will be around 40 mph and there is a...
  • Plant cloner goes green to save water

    Plant cloner goes green to save water
    Using a scalpel, sterile lab and recycled rainwater, Randy Strode clones millions of fruit, ornamental and flowering plants every year. Back in the '60s, Strode was a hippie, with a beard, Afro and peace-love-happiness outlook. Then came family and a...
  • FILM

    FILM
    “Child of God”: What can top a screening of this James Franco-directed adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s blistering 1973 novel of the same name? Answer: more James Franco. The actor will be seen in a live Skype Q and A following a 7 p.m....
  • Imam urges compassion, caring as area Muslims celebrate end of Ramadan

    Imam urges compassion, caring as area Muslims celebrate end of Ramadan
    On the holiday marking the end of Ramadan, a South Florida imam urged thousands of Muslims on Monday to carry on the compassion and caring for others they had practiced during their month of fasting, prayer and community service. "The prophet [Muhammad]...
  • Clermont, Eustis programs will educate residents about autism spectrum disorder

    Clermont, Eustis programs will educate residents about autism spectrum disorder
    Close to 700 families in Lake County affected by autism are registered with the University of Central Florida's Center for Autism and Related Disabilities. The center helps families cope with the challenges of living with someone who is autistic. This...
  • 3 local congressional races feature GOP primaries

    3 local congressional races feature GOP primaries
    On August 26 Central Florida Republicans will pick congressional candidates in three Central Florida districts, including one in which a longtime incumbent faces opposition. District 7 Eleven-term incumbent U.S. Rep. John Mica, Winter Park, faces...