| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:36 PM
You've heard of square dancing and you've heard of line dancing, but did you know the granddaddy of partnered folk dance is called 'contra'? While modern square dancing comes out of a 1920s American revival of the art, contra dancing is the original...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Construction continues on the third and final segment of Casselberry Greenway Trail, formerly Wirz Park Trail, which winds through the city and connects to Kewannee Trail on the southwestern end. When complete, the 1-mile new segment will run from...
| May 22, 2014
| 2:53 PM
| 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 23, 2014
| 2:25 PM
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:10 PM
What: State tennis tournament
When/where: Monday-Wednesday — Class 4A competition, Sanlando Park, Altamonte Springs; 2A team (Red Bug Lake Park, Casselberry) and individual (Sylvan Lake Park, Sanford) competition. Wednesday-Friday — 3A...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Three Dr. Phillips girls tennis players advanced to singles finals, and the Panthers lead the team standings after the first day of the Class 4A state tennis tournament Monday at Sanlando Park in Altamonte Springs.
DP has 10 points, two more than Boca...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:33 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.”
But the farming community of 7,000 on the...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:55 AM
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS — Olympia's Kaden Funk dropped the first set but came back to win the Class 4A overall singles state tennis title Wednesday.
Funk (17-0) defeated David Engel of Palm Beach Gardens Dwyer 1-6, 6-2, 6-1 at Sanlando Park.
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:20 AM
When it comes to the new Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, Kathy Ramsberger said, it’s important to note that location isn’t all that important, but what is significant in the long run is how well this facility in downtown Orlando...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 11:48 AM
One-hundred yards to go and Special Olympian Monica Hernandez started sprinting.
With a torch extended into the air from her left hand, Hernandez, 26, of Oviedo, crossed the finish line as more than a dozen Seminole County law enforcement officers...
| May 4, 2014
SunRail is rolling down the tracks of Central Florida, but a high-tech shuttle service that may prove vital to its success is still in testing, and months away from deployment.
And that's assuming it proves technologically viable.
The FlexBus system...