| Jun 25, 2013
| 1:17 PM
If you love to "discover" young artists, then make plans to head to a new exhibit at Valencia's Anita S. Wooten Gallery.
Six young Central Florida residents embarking on careers in the visual arts have work on display in the "Central Florida Emerging...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Valencia College Theater opens Neil LaBute's comedy "Fat Pig" this Thursday, June 6.
The play depicts the budding romance between Tom, an upwardly mobile corporate type, and Helen, a plus-sized librarian. Its "dissection of how societal pressures affect...
| May 30, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Valencia College Theater is seeking script submissions for its 23rd annual Florida Playwrights' Competition. As it has since 1991, Valencia will produce a full-length original play in the spring of 2014 as part of its regular subscription series....
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Acceptance rate: 58.9 percent
Undergraduate enrollment: 4,940
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| Mar 12, 2013
| 2:32 PM
Variety is the watchword for the Garden Theatre's 2013-14 theater season. The plays on tap range from old faithfuls such as "Nunsense" to a world premiere based on "Alice in Wonderland" to big Broadway-style musicals "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels" and...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:10 PM
CLEARWATER — As potential jurors waited outside the courtroom in Pinellas County Tuesday, they talked openly about Casey Anthony, the defendant they expected to see once they entered, according to one of the would-be jurors who was "appalled" that...
| Mar 28, 2012
In his column Saturday, Darryl Owens lamented that he has legitimate concerns over the safety and well-being of his 11-year old son who is African-American ("Revisiting The Talk black parents give to keep kids safe"). Owens contends that his son lives...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:01 PM
The family of Ereck Plancher has dropped its wrongful death lawsuit against the UCF board of trustees, opting to solely continue its legal action against the UCF Athletics Association.
Before jury selection began in the Plancher-UCF civil trial Monday...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 12:22 PM
Ty Darlington said this week he'd like to have a decision about his college of choice wrapped up by the time his senior season starts at Apopka High.
The 6-foot-3, 270-pounder who is playing center this season for his father -- head coach Rick...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 3:24 PM
As a deputy, Virginia Coates knew the risks her husband faced each day he put on his uniform.
And as a deputy's wife, the moment came this week that she prayed would never come: Her husband of just over a year was killed during a traffic stop in a...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 5:40 PM
ST. CLOUD — The AK-47 attack in one of Osceola County's oldest neighborhoods last month is the latest crime jarring the tranquil image of the century-old community known as "Soldier City," where Civil War veterans settled in the early 1900s.
| Nov 24, 2010
Harry Nickell was riding his bicycle Sunday morning on the shoulder of U.S. Highway 27 near the Lakeridge Winery when a car traveling in the same direction wandered off the road and slammed into him from behind.
In a blink, Lake County's unofficial...