| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:38 PM
The Florida Mall will be coloring outside the lines next year when a new tenant moves into part of the space now occupied by Nordstrom.
The Crayola Experience, a combination retail store and hands-on attraction designed to spur creativity in kids,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Hoping to narrow the achievement gap for children in poverty, Orlando Science Center and Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts are teaming up to introduce hundreds of disadvantaged preschoolers to arts and sciences.
The partnership, announced...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Agents said Friday they dismantled a crime ring shipping high-quality marijuana from California to International Drive hotel rooms, where associates would sign for the packages, before moving the drugs to suburban Orlando stash houses.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:55 PM
University of Virginia researchers were uncomfortable about the governor’s apparent support for Anatabloc, a supplement they considered studying at its maker’s behest, a key university official testified Monday during the federal corruption...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:33 PM
"Whaaheewoo," Hugh Fred Dietrich III called again out his truck window in cowboy singsong that seemed unrelated to his talking voice. "Mooaawh," a cow bellowed back.
Dietrich is a retired Orange County vo-ag teacher,...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 3:25 PM
SANFORD — The live-in boyfriend of a woman whose nude body was discovered 16 years ago in Altamonte Springs on Wednesday pleaded no contest to a reduced charge in exchange for a three-year prison sentence.
Rodney Bice, 43, was arrested last year...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Osceola County and Central Florida's Deseret Ranches, one of the nation's biggest cattle operations, will lay formal groundwork as soon as this week for a metropolis of tomorrow so large it nearly defies imagination.
Including large chunks of nature and...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 1:01 PM
It's been three years since City Hall installed 15 "homeless meters" around downtown Orlando, providing people the option of giving their change to a meter rather than a panhandler.
So how much profit have they brought in?
| Aug 12, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Driving down from Virginia in July 2004 to start their new lives in Poinciana, Josh Folb and his wife had this conversation:
"Hey, wait a minute. There are hurricanes in Florida," Josh said.
"They don't happen that often," replied Belinda Folb. "You'...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 5:43 PM
RICHMOND – The prosecution began winding down its case against Bob and Maureen McDonnell Wednesday, laying phone calls, texts, meetings, checks and emails into a timeline for the jury.
While Jonnie R. Williams Sr. was at the mansion, delivering...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:44 PM
The saga of Tinker Field is going into extra innings.
More than seven months after the announcement of a plan to demolish Orlando's aged ballpark, city commissioners spent hours Monday debating whether to declare it an official historic landmark and, if...