| Jul 3, 2013
| 5:53 AM
Central Florida's roads run red with pedestrian blood.
Nowhere in America are pedestrians at greater risk of being struck and seriously injured or killed. Nowhere are drivers more likely to suffer the life-changing split second of taking someone's...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Valencia College Theater's 2013-14 season includes the Florida premiere of "The Cripple of Inishmaan," currently onstage in London, Shakespeare and a biting musical about the justice system.
Performances are in the Performing Arts Center at Valencia...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Anguish turned to anger for Bobby Stout's mother and sister in April, when an Orange County circuit judge decided the woman who ran him down on a sidewalk two years ago would not get any jail time.
"When you killed our Bobby, you took an innocent,"...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Here's the schedule of 2013-14 dance events at Valencia College. Valencia's performing-arts center is on its East Campus, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando. For more information on the programming, call 407-582-2900.
• Choreographers' Showcase:...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Here's what's free this week:
Easy Beauty & Barber School, 5040 W. Colonial Drive, Orlando, is offering free haircuts to men and women, age 65 and up on Mondays-Thursdays during July and August. Stop by or call 407-285-1883 for more details.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Valencia College has an extensive line-up of classical, choral and opera programs set for the upcoming season. Events take place on Valencia's East Campus, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando. For more information, go to valenciacollege.edu/arts
| Jul 10, 2013
| 1:49 PM
WHAT: Valencia College's 13th annual Valencia Dance Summer Repertory Concert will take place Friday and Saturday, July 12 and 13, in the Performing Arts Center at Valencia's East Campus.
The concert will showcase the work of Valencia students enrolled...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:33 PM
I've written a lot this year about the various funding and policy changes at United Arts of Central Florida, the umbrella organization that supports more than 50 Central Florida arts and cultural groups.
At its annual meeting this summer, United Arts...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Here is the season schedule for visual arts at Valencia College. The college's exhibition space, the Anita S. Wooten Gallery, is on the East Campus, 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando. For more information, call 407-582-2298.
• Luba Lukova: Aug....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:17 PM
UCF President John Hitt and several other top officials at Florida's largest public university were named among Orlando Magazine's 50 Most Powerful People in Orlando.
Hitt took the No. 3 spot on the annual list, which is featured in the magazine's...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 10:16 AM
UCF's medical school has teamed up with Valencia College to introduce a new bachelor's degree program in biomedical sciences.
The four-year program will be introduced next month. All classes will be offered at Valencia's Kissimmee campus, where some UCF...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Several community colleges in Florida -- including Valencia College and Seminole State College -- rate high on Community College Week's annual list of top producers of associate degrees.
The publication released its Top 100 ranking Monday.