| Feb 19, 2011
Daytona Beach, of course, is all about speed.
That's obviously the case Sunday, when the flag drops on the Daytona 500.
Don't look around for me. As a longtime visitor to Daytona Beach, the last time I ventured anywhere near the Daytona International...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Longtime Dillard girls' basketball coach Marcia Pinder was inducted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame on Tuesday.
Pinder, Florida's winningest high school basketball coach, was honored at the NHSACA's convention...
| May 28, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Is there room on December's holiday buffet for another high-school football all-star game?
Wade Rollinson thinks the answer is yes, as long as the game is a replica of an event that long was regarded as one of the nation's premier all-star events....
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Four years now have passed since the great Arthur Laurents directed "West Side Story" in its last Broadway revival, a production that sparked some absurd controversy by attempting to instill the notion that veracity would be enhanced if the Sharks...
| May 16, 2010
For today's postcard, we'll be walking.
Well, maybe you'll be walking.
Rest assured, though, that my footprints are already on the 203 steps of the spiral staircase that leads to the 175-foot pinnacle of the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse (ponceinlet.org),...
| Mar 27, 2011
| 11:19 PM
The almost-completed first phase of O'Hare International Airport's expansion had close calls that could have resulted in fatal airplane crashes, according to a Tribune investigation of incidents filed with the Federal Aviation Administration.
| Oct 28, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Folks who write or talk about Central Florida's past have often quipped that our area has a fascinating history "B.D."—Before Disney.
Now, that joke has a new wrinkle: Walt Disney World celebrates its 40th birthday this month, and it's been a...
| Jul 29, 2014
Paolo Rivera won two Eisner Awards for his lush work on Marvel’s “Daredevil,” but he hasn’t produced regular interior art […]...
| Jul 19, 2014
Story: A Florida police chief has caused a media stir by saying he is looking the other way after a father severely beat a man he caught sexually assaulting his 11-year-old son. The father called Daytona Beach police on Friday......
| Feb 21, 2014
| 4:22 PM
The Daytona 500, the Super Bowl of NASCAR racing, is on Sunday. And to get the day started ESPN has a very special feature on its 10 a.m. SportsCenter about the late Mitch Zanette of Pen Argyl who was dying, but had a final wish of getting to experience a...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Connie Mack IV is bringing his bus tour to Central Florida Monday, with stops in Daytona Beach, Melbourne and Orlando. Here's the schedule: Buck’s Gun Rack 12:45 PM EDT 607 West International Speedway Blvd.,...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Lake Highland’s Maci Epstein lost 6-2, 6-3 to Katerina Stewart of Miami in the girls 18 final Thursday at the 64th USTA Florida Bobby Curtis Junior State Championships in Daytona Beach. Epstein, a senior who has signed with Virginia, was the All-...