| Nov 6, 2011
For the better part of a decade, Sister Nancy Murray has been performing onstage throughout the world in a one-woman play that tells the story of St. Catherine of Siena, a 14th-century Italian teenager who was instrumental in restoring the papacy to...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:20 PM
In the wake of the high-profile suicide of comedian Robin Williams, Central Florida's main crisis hotline reports a surge in callers who feel depressed, lost and isolated.
"Suicide is a very taboo subject. We don't usually talk about it," said Josette...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:39 AM
Son madres, empresarias, médicas, filántropas, oficiales de policía, religiosas… con sus propias obligaciones, pero con un común denominador: son mujeres hispanas que se destacan por su compromiso con la sociedad en la que viven y la comunidad a la...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Lake County Judge Terry Neal, who has been wielding a gavel for almost nine years, faces a challenge in the Aug. 26 election from Clermont lawyer Daniel Archer, who markets his services to motorcyclists.
County judges serve six-year terms and...
| Aug 7, 2014
Dr. Marie Liguori Williams has been practicing podiatry in South Florida for over 30 years. The Hollywood resident specializes in feet, and getting her patients back on them after limb and ankle trauma.
But there was a time four decades ago when she...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Second of two parts.
Choosing a county judge is a task that leaves most voters flailing in the dark, and the August election is going to require even more scrutiny than usual from voters because of behind-the-scenes maneuvering.
A group of mostly...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:11 AM
Oscar Braynon is the only incumbent South Florida state senator to draw a challenger in this primary election.
The freshman Democrat represents District 36, which includes parts of Hallandale Beach, Margate and West Park as well as North Miami and Miami...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Dr. Jan Ohlemacher has been appointed the new Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs at Carroll Community College (Carroll). Her appointment is effective July 1, 2014.
"Dr. Ohlemacher has a demonstrated commitment to the philosophy of a learner-...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Shaquille O'Neal isn't looking for work, but his LinkedIn profile would surely get him hired somewhere.
At first blush, you might not expect to find O'Neal -- the former Orlando Magic, L.A. Lakers and Miami Heat center -- posting on the professional...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:34 AM
The satire issue of “T: The New York Times Style Magazine” came out this week, and it includes a piece on the “forgotten literary genius” of J.P. Donleavy, a timely reminder of the cozy relationship between Ireland and America,...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The race for governor of Florida could hang on one issue: Obamacare.
Already Gov. Rick Scott has spent more than $4 million on television ads reminding voters that his chief rival for the job, former Gov. Charlie Crist, enthusiastically supports the...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:54 PM
– Gov. Rick Scott had a lousy week, and it didn't get much better Friday.
He couldn't even get a TGIF moment from a ceremonial ribbon-cutting to mark the opening of the new Interstate 595 express lanes, something that normally would be a feel-good...