| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:42 PM
For 10 Hillsborough County residents, Friday marked the start of a free, three- to four-week stay at a West Palm Beach hotel.
The six women and four men will pay nothing for their meals, have access to a pool and golf course, and be taken to movies and...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 8:20 AM
A nationally known magazine released a study today saying the University of Central Florida ranks 12th nationally in awarding degrees to minority students.
"Diverse: Issues in Higher Education" magazine released the ranking as part of a special...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 10:11 AM
A look at local public-affairs programs this weekend:
News 13's "Political Connections" starts 30-minute conversations with the three major candidates for governor. First up: Libertarian Adrian Wyllie talks to Ybeth Bruzual at 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Sunday, the atheists went to church.
They sang to lyrics on a video screen showing the sun rising and fast-moving clouds over the mountains. They had news and announcements. They consumed cookies and coffee. They took 60 seconds for silent reflection,...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 10:27 AM
The University of Central Florida's startup business incubator rolled out its latest economic impact estimates last week. And the numbers were impressive for a network that was founded 15 years ago.
According to the study, here's the scorecard from 1999...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Nancy Roberts lived life with a cheerful disposition — and she didn't let a sudden diagnosis of pancreatic cancer change that.
"She was positive to the end," said her son, Jep Roberts of Chuluota. "She wouldn't wallow in the negative."
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:44 AM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.
PHANTASMAGORIA props, costumes, puppets and more give an inside look into the "Phantasmagoria" theatrical production. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. today, Monday-Oct. 10 (reception 4-5 p....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:32 PM
WINTER PARK — Thursday night's high-school football game between Lake Howell and Clermont East Ridge may not qualify as the game of the week, but it is the game of a lifetime for Christopher Joey Williams.
In a matchup of winless teams, the...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:10 PM
UConn officials said Tuesday that fundraising has been completed for the Jasper Howard Memorial, with former coach Randy Edsall making a donation that helped organizers reach the goal.
The memorial will be dedicated at halftime of UConn's homecoming...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 12:38 PM
The University of Central Florida, the state's largest university, is in "excellent" shape, "aggressively moving forward" with plans to expand facilities, faculty rosters and scholarships for needy students, President John Hitt said Wednesday.
| Sep 24, 2014
| 3:01 PM
An optical-sensor camera captures a 3-D image of Blair Barbour's face, scanning every line and crease. It instantly cross-matches the image with a huge database and determines whether he is anxious or calm; happy or angry; a possible terrorist or a...