| Jun 24, 2011
It has been 15 years since Seaside, a meticulously manicured town on Florida's Panhandle, staked its claim to fame as the setting for "The Truman Show."
In that 1998 film, actor Jim Carrey played the unknowing "star" of a global TV show set in a town...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 11:44 AM
If you have photos from the airplane crash on Florida's Turnpike in Hollywood, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. In your email, please state that you are granting the Sun Sentinel permission to publish the images.
| Apr 12, 2011
| 12:22 PM
A second top state transportation manager has quit in the wake of Gov. Rick Scott's decision to scuttle the high-speed train between Orlando and Tampa.
Kevin Thibault, who also ran Florida's Turnpike, resigned Tuesday, effective May 6. Thibault was the...
| Sep 14, 2011
There is a line where government's encouraging private business turns into government's getting into private business, and Leesburg is standing at the line.
It's time to back away.
Sunday's column detailed half the plan to build a Florida Energy and...
| Sep 28, 2011
Good morning, Lake County.
Next month, if a Tampa crusader has her way, dozens of registered sex offenders from all over the country may be dumped into homes on remote property in east Lake County and into a trailer park in either east Lake or west...
| Sep 30, 2011
Earlier this week, Leesburg city commissioners decided to pay a consultant to help create and market an energy and aerospace park on property the city owns at Florida's Turnpike and County Road 470.
Commissioners originally were asked to give Tennessee...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Central Florida's newest attraction wants you to slow down up in the air. The Cypress Canopy Cycle is now open at Florida EcoSafaris at Forever Florida, an ecotourism site in Osceola County.
Think of the Cypress Canopy Cycle as a cross between a...
| May 5, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Tracy Martin drives a truck for a living, but his son preferred something with two wheels.
"Trayvon loved riding on the motorcycle with me," Martin recalls. He had been teaching his son to ride, but while returning home to Miami Gardens, Trayvon asked to...
| Dec 7, 2010
| 4:32 AM
While many in Central Florida are spreading holiday cheer, one government agency has banned it: The Florida Turnpike. Holiday decorations of any kind have been banned from all toll booths along the 460 miles of toll highways run by the Florida Turnpike...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Starting soon, there will be a new, more efficient option for paying tolls on the southernmost stretch of Florida's Turnpike. Officials with Florida's Turnpike Enterprise plan to introduce an all-electronic system Feb. 19 to collect tolls from motorists...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa will be offering a 10 percent discount on best available rates, ball park credits andÂ Cracker Jacks. Here are theÂ details: Â Â WHO: The beautiful 168-room AAA Four-Diamond Jupiter Beach Resort & Spa...