| Jun 29, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Amid the 90-degree heat, Central FloridaÂ gotÂ a snow job this month fromÂ Rep. Dean Cannon, slated to becomeÂ the state's next speaker of the House. After jabbing the press for concentrating on “emotional issues,” Cannon told t...
| Jan 29, 2010
| 11:58 AM
Driving into Baldwin Park is a surreal experience. From the outside it's Truman-show light. A neat and tidy planned community on land that once was home to a Naval base, I can still visualize graduation ceremonies and guarded entry streets.
| Feb 6, 2010
| 6:55 PM
Distress sales now define Orlando's still-slumping home market: Two-thirds of all resale closings in the metro area's core market these days are either bank-owned foreclosures or lender-approved short sales.
But the proportion of foreclosures to short...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 7:28 AM
On January 15, 2010, Kevin and Dulcy Reck sold their 4650 Enders Street, Orlando, Florida home to Brett and Laura Lawton. For $610,000 the Lawtons acquired their new home in Orlando, Florida.
Brett Lawton works in his father's practice, Lawton...
| Feb 23, 2010
| 11:37 AM
On January 29th, 2010, Timothy and Kari Baker sold their 4400 New Broad Street, Baldwin Park home to Geohring and Morgan Construction. For the price of $1,840,000 4400 New Broad belongs to the Orlando-located construction group.
Geohring and Morgan...
| Mar 18, 2010
| 7:36 PM
In today's edition of the Friday Files, we take a look at which politician took a free trip to Las Vegas, which one recently put himself up for bid and which one seems to be suffering from a bout of selective amnesia.
But first, a look at this week's...
| Mar 25, 2010
The Florida Community Association Journal and the law firm of Becker & Poliakoff has announced the 17 winners of the 2010 Florida Communities of Excellence Awards, among them a half-dozens South Florida condo communities.
Fifty-four communities statewide...
| Jun 24, 2010
| 2:41 PM
On March 15, 2010, James Jen-Je Hsiao bought a home at 2048 Robin Road in Orlando, FL from Derrick Builders. The home was purchased for $1,277,000.
Hsiao is a physician, who specializes in radiology, at the Florida Hospital in Orlando, Fla.
| Jun 5, 2010
Central Florida is all about water, wind and sunshine. It's about wide horizons and indoor/outdoor living — which is why coastal-style homes are so well-suited to the region.
An especially dramatic interpretation of coastal style is Tradewinds, a...
| Nov 14, 2010
Dec. 4: Kid's House-"Tis the Season! - Kid's house will be hosting their annual holiday party. Help is needed with registration, arts/craft booths and present room set up and take down. If you would like to be one of Santa's helpers and participate in...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 8:08 AM
Chi Pan Asian's menu fuses authentic flavors of Chinese, Turkish, Vietnamese and Thai cookery in an eclectic menu that will please any budget.
Set back in a plaza a few steps from Baldwin Park's New Broad Street, the entrance is hidden from drive-by...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 7:00 AM
My family celebrates Wigilia (vee-GEEL-yah) on Christmas Eve. It means "vigil" or "star supper," and is the main focus of a Polish Christmas.
The foods represent the four corners of the Earth: Fish from the lakes, mushrooms from the forest, grain from...