| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Looking for things to do that won't cost you anything? Here are some events around the area:
MAYOR'S SOLE CHALLENGE: a 30-minute walk through downtown Winter Park, food, music, dancing and health screenings: 7 a.m. Saturday; Central Park,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Sometimes, Commissioner Steve Leary said, charting your future can be as simple as giving someone directions.
When institutions in Winter Park give people directions to get here courtesy of a highway exit that goes through Orlando – and not...
| Nov 22, 2013
Singer and songwriter Laney Jones, who was raised in Mount Dora, has come a long way since she took part in open-mic nights at Olivia's Coffee House in Eustis.
A graduate of Rollins College in Winter Park who attended Mount Dora High School, Jones...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:49 PM
A physics professor at Rollins College has been named as Florida's Professor of the Year.
Thomas Moore, who has been at Rollins since 1999, was selected for the prestigious award by two national groups that have teamed up to recognize top-notch...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:36 AM
Mickey Mouse looks dang good for an 85-year-old rodent, right? Not a gray hair to be seen. Disney fans mark his birth with the release of "Steamboat Willie," a black-and-white cartoon directed by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks.
The Central Florida tourism...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Rollins College's part-time business program earned a 9th place national ranking from Bloomberg Businessweek this week. The program at the Crummer Graduate School of Business was ranked 44th in the nation last year in the same review.
| Nov 4, 2013
Oh, I will dance with Cinderella
I don't want to miss even one song
'Cause all too soon the clock will strike midnight
And she'll be gone...
Steven Curtis Chapman
With two words, the party would be over.
As Gary Cain meandered down the aisle...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:23 PM
The Miró Quartet, one of America's highest-profile chamber-music ensembles, will play in Winter Park on Sunday as part of the Bach Festival Society's Visiting Artist Series.
On the program will be Franz Schubert's well-known "Death and the Maiden,"...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 6:24 PM
WHAT: Quirky Broadway musical "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" takes the stage at Rollins College's Annie Russell Theatre. In the show, misfit students compete to be the champion speller. Also in on the competition: a few hand-picked...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:52 PM
FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL : featuring crafts, baked goods, a variety of vendors, and more: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today-Saturday ; Zellwood United Methodist Church, 5538 Jones Ave., Zellwood; free; 407-889-4426.
FALL FIESTA IN THE PARK: outdoor...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:54 PM
In Mount Dora, two doomed lovers from the 1930s are still seen strolling arm in arm through the halls — and straight through the doors — of the Lakeside Inn.
In Orlando, an 8-year-old girl plays with visiting schoolchildren while she waits...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:15 AM
THE PRINCIPLES OF PUMPKIN CARVING: 2 p.m. Oct. 25; South Creek Library, 1702 Deerfield Blvd., Orlando. Halloween with Scott "Stormin" Norman. Learn about knife safety, carving techniques, pumpkin science and other crafts. Free. 407-...