| Jun 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Focus on walkers, bikers
On Tuesday, I attended the city's planning-board meeting regarding The Princeton at College Park, a proposed 226-apartment complex.
As a decade-long resident of the neighborhood, I did not intend to speak directly against...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:03 AM
Fortune has published a new article on Lake Nona, outlining the massive mixed-use development near Orlando International Airport and progress it has made over the past 10 years.
The article provides a good summary of the development and the people...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 2:29 PM
As the Florida Collegiate Summer League season approached, Andrew Mogg's preparation was interrupted by inquiring minds.
Whether they were neighbors or former classmates at West Orange, Mogg was willing to take time to let people know about the Winter...
| May 22, 2014
| 7:22 AM
| Feb 25, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Stuffed chicken Marsala? Spicy Calabrian wings? This is not my mother's Olive Garden. OK, in many ways it still is. But this week the company rolled out new menus with more options to customize meals and help the lunch brigade get in an out quicker....
| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:21 PM
What makes a downtown cool?
Last week, Orlando city leaders announced plans to launch a yearlong initiative to make downtown Orlando a cool place to live, work and play. Certain cities across the country - Austin, Portland and Seattle - seem to have...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Emeril Lagasse focuses on farm-to-table at Orlando restaurants on upcoming Emeril's Florida episode. With stops in Winter Park, College Park and Emeril’s own Tchoup Chop, the show puts Central Florida's culinary scene in the national spotlight....
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:41 AM
Six of the ACC’s eight basketball teams reached the NCAA tournament in 1986, unsurpassed depth and representation that the league repeated in three subsequent seasons. This year, the conference might well send only five of its 15 teams to the...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 9:35 AM
If you're in the market for a bicycle or just need some gear, Orange Cycle's four-day spring sale starts Friday.
Storewide savings up to 60 percent include bicycles, tires, accessories, helmets, clothing, shoes and car racks.
The sale runs April 11-...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Lake Silver Elementary School has a new computer lab for its afterschool programs thanks to a grant from GTECH, an online lottery technology provider that works with the Florida Lottery.
The school, which is using a temporary space until its new...
| Nov 28, 2013
Playwright and music producer Joseph Reed Hayes will conclude his 13in13 Project on a musical note:
Hayes will present his jazz play, "Solos," Dec. 6-9 in the Goldman Theater at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St., Orlando.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Taste, a restaurant that focused on art, concerts and events such as the ongoing Science Cafe, in Orlando's College Park has closed. The eatery at 717 W. Smith St. specialized in small plates similar to tapas. Before Taste opened in 2003, the space was...