| Jun 6, 2013
| 8:34 AM
Before earning his living with pedal power, Luke McHenry was like most people, he never gave much thought to the guy on the bicycle with a trailer behind him. But after losing his graphic designer job in 2008 during the recession, McHenry needed to find a...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Jacque Vaughn spoke with the media after the Orlando Magic completed practice Wednesday afternoon at Amway Center.
Vaughn was asked to describe center Nik Vucevic's game.
"Nik is extremely skilled," Vaughn answered. "He can shoot from the perimeter....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:14 AM
There's no other place in Central Florida quite like downtown Orlando.
From its abundance of bars and clubs to its brick streets that line the surrounding neighborhoods, downtown Orlando is a special place that attracts a special type of resident.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:23 PM
What's an Orlando Magic home game without the Orlando Magic Dancers?
Between quarters, during time-outs and at half-time, it's the Orlando Magic Dancers, the collective group of highly-athletic, highly-skilled women, who move and groove in order to...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:18 PM
With the return of the Orlando Solar Bears this week -- taking to the ice here Saturday for the first time in 11 years -- it's a good time to look back at some of the many professional teams that once called Orlando home.
Central Florida isn't just...
| May 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
The Orlando Sentinel has a YouTube channel.
OK, so everyone in the world has a YouTube channel. But ours is way better than your Aunt Susan's channel filled with videos of her dog walking around the living room.
We have a video of a dog being...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Al Harrington and Hedo Turkoglu chimed in about their uncertain futures with the Magic over Twitter on Friday after a reader asked a reporter — and them — when the team will resolve the players’ situations.
Harrington wrote: “I...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:02 PM
The Orlando Magic spent most of Tuesday night matching the undefeated New York Knicks basket-for-basket.
But the Magic’s offense unraveled when it was needed most: the fourth quarter.
Shots suddenly went off-target. Players repeatedly gave up...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 7:55 PM
The Orlando Magic played with heart and hustle Sunday night.
For four quarters, they even outshot the Boston Celtics.
But, in overtime, the Celtics had Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Rajon Rondo — and that was the difference.
| Sep 3, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Orlando City Soccer Club recently celebrated a milestone: Average attendance at its games surpassed 8,000. But city turnstile records show average attendance was less than half that — at 3,987.
That's not unusual in the world of professional...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Sunday's column — “For Taylor Swift, general public had slim shot at tickets” — drew a heavy reader response. Most people had no idea that, before the general public ever got a chance to buy tickets, the majority of the seats (85...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 4:36 AM
Over two days, we revealed this year's list of “The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida” — as chosen by a panel of leaders from the business, nonprofit and political communities. Below is the full list of 25 - with nutshell...