| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Winter Park is taking a first step toward renaming Fleet Peeples Park amid accusations that the former swimming instructor and local icon was a child molester.
In a statement issued Monday, City Manager Randy Knight said city commissioners will have...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Nearly 200 medical beds for veterans have sat empty in Orlando for more than six months during a period when the Department of Veterans Affairs has been plagued nationwide by accusations of delayed and substandard care.
"The only word I can think of is...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free.
Freebie Spotlight--Holiday celebrations
City of Cocoa 4th of July Celebration: Brevard Symphony Orchestra will play patriotic selections at a fireworks display over the Indian...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Check out festivals and events in July across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
July 3: Red Hot and Boom, Altamonte...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 1:51 PM
As a recent inductee into the ranks of Dadhood, I can tell you that it's an exhuasting job. All those years that my Dad requested nothing more than a little couch time on Father's Day? I get it now. If you're old enough to take your pops out for a cold...
| May 28, 2014
| 12:16 PM
"Escape from Baldwin Park," the comedy that debuted at this year's Orlando Fringe Festival, will have two additional performances: June 1 and 8.
Steve Schneider wrote "Escape from Baldwin Park," directed by Jay Hopkins, and it's full of local references...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Comedy is a staple of the Orlando Fringe Festival, and this year pop-culture plays a big part in the laughter. Television, movies, books, even comic books provide fertile ground for parody at the 2014 festival. Here's a sampling:
The Aqua Saga: Comic-...
| May 20, 2014
| 11:03 AM
Nearly every year a Fringe show comes along that throws a ton of local references at the audience in hopes of landing laughs.
Much less frequently, a Fringe show uses those local references cleverly, surprisingly, wittily and consistently enough that...
| May 24, 2014
| 11:52 AM
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:48 PM
5K races are a dime a dozen, but longer races are a bit rarer in Central Florida. March and April feature three 10K races within a four-week span: the Best Damn Race on March 1 in downtown Orlando, which also offers a 5K, 5K + 10K and half marathon; the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:54 PM
According to these owners, the food is great if you and your pup are sharing a plate.
Teak Neighborhood Grill
6400 Time Square Ave Orlando, FL 32835
The lowdown from a dog owner: "When visiting Orlando recently,...
| Mar 17, 2013
| 9:38 PM
It's a busy Saturday coming up for animal lovers and beer aficionados. In addition to Bark & Brew in Baldwin Park, plan to attend Pints N’ Paws this Saturday, March 23, at The West End Trading Co. in historic downtown Sanford starting at 5 p.m. ...