| May 28, 2014
| 1:13 PM
At least one Central Florida venture capitalist is taking note of national news that venture capital funds outperformed the stock market in recent activity.
Venture capital is money invested in a young company, usually in exchange for equity or a...
| 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...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Eight months after mold forced the Orlando Ballet from its longtime home, the dance company could be moving to new headquarters in a prime location, Orlando's Loch Haven Park.
Leaders of the city and the ballet have struck a deal that will let the dance...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Before summer sets in and you lose your bragging rights about Central Florida's weather, you can grab at least one last slice of spring by riding the region's expanding system of bike trails.
Whether you like your ride close to home, heart-racing...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission biologists caught a 200-pound bear in the Longwood neighborhood where a woman was injured by a bear Monday night.
The trapped female bear "closely fits the description of the animal that was involved" in...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 6:40 AM
John Rivers' life has been fueled by family, faith and food.
For years the Jacksonville native and former health-care executive dreamed of opening a Texas-style barbecue restaurant. And in 2004, with a plan built on prayer, Rivers took the leap and...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
SANFORD — The murder trial of a blind man was cut short Friday after a judge granted a "stand your ground" motion for immunity and ruled the man acted in self-defense when he shot a drinking buddy in the chest with an assault rifle.
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The folks over at the real estate blog Movoto are playing matchmaker and helping Floridians find love, or at least letting them know where to look.
Researchers there made a "love meter" to determine which Florida cities are the best for singles. The...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
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| Oct 8, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Longwood Lyman linebacker Greg Gooch, one of the top players in the state this season who is ranked No. 8 in the Sentinel’s 2014 Central Florida Super60, took his first official recruiting visit to Iowa State this past weekend and he said he loved...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:14 AM
Meet the members of the Orlando Sentinel Culinary Hall of Fame. Our definition of a culinary professional is broad because the food and beverage industry requires a variety of skills and interests. In addition to chefs, the achievements are reflected in...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Who needs a file smuggled inside a cake?
A mother bear made her great escape Wednesday night by pulling apart a chain-link fence at an Apopka rehab center, fleeing with her two bear cubs in tow.
But their independence was short-lived.