| Jul 9, 2014
| 8:13 PM
For all his individual brilliance, one of the knocks against Lionel Messi has always been that he's only as good as the players around him.
Surround him with an all-star team like he has at Barcelona and he wins six La Liga titles, three Champions...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 10:12 AM
UPDATED: The World Cup has been drawing Orlando audiences to rival those in prime time.
But Monday, prime time offered bigger shows in the Central Florida market.
"The Bachelorette" on ABC attracted 114,674 viewers, topping prime time.
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:04 PM
As we all know, the United States' World Cup hopes ended Tuesday with a 2-1 overtime loss to Belgium.
Belgium clearly dominated the game and if not for the play of goalkeeper Tim Howard this game would have ended in regulation time. Howard had a record-...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 12:28 AM
Destiny is the name of a once-planned green community south of Orlando that more than five years ago brandished the trademark: "America's First Eco-Sustainable City."
But instead of an environmentally-friendly development on 41,000 acres, the...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:51 PM
FRIDAY'S WORLD CUP GAMES
Group A: MEXICO vs. CAMEROON
Time: 9 a.m. PDT.
TV: ESPN2, Univision.
The buzz: Mexico has lost its last two games and didn't score in either. One reason for that could be the absence of midfielder Luis...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Chicago brother/sister duo White Mystery — Miss Alex White on guitar and vocals and Francis Scott Key White on drums — have only one stated purpose: to dedicate themselves, fully and completely, to rock and roll. They won't get haircuts....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Holland America Line offers a 7-night eastern Caribbean cruise with cabins as low as $499, based on double occupancy.
The ms nieuw Amsterdam sails from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale with stops in Grand Turk, San Juan, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas and...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 4:45 PM
A band of pirates invaded Balboa Island over the weekend.
So did gangs of puppies, Indian princesses and baton twirlers. All were among the 114 entries and more than 1,000 participants in the 21st annual Balboa Island Parade. About 3,000 spectators...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Never before have the World Cup finalists met in the opening round of the succeeding tournament.
From the first-time-for-everything department, it's defending champion Spain versus runner-up Netherlands -- on just the second lap of the 4 1/2-week soccer...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 6:18 AM
The joy of Brazil advancing to the World Cup semifinals on Friday was tempered by the loss of its star, Neymar.
The 22-year-old playmaker suffered a fractured vertebra in his lower back when he was kneed in the back by Colombia's Juan Camilo Zuniga...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:08 AM
Frankfort has secured another building block for bolstering its downtown.
Trustees voted 5-0 on Monday to approve the $275,000 acquisition of the Fra-Milco Cabinet Company property at 2 Smith St.
Brothers Fred and Tom Mrozek, in business more than...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Excavation work is complete on a new building that will get Frankfort trustees out of the basement.
The village board, which has met in the lower level of the police station for about five years, signed off earlier this year on more $5 million to...