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  • Appeal of 'Les Miserables' endures

    Appeal of 'Les Miserables' endures
    Heather Quinn is determined to see Orlando Shakespeare Theater's production of "Les Miserables," which opens Friday night. "I love 'Les Miz,'" said the Orlando resident, using the fans' nickname for the hit musical. She's not alone. The Shakes set a...
  • Disney scales back its late-night event at Epcot

    Disney scales back its late-night event at Epcot
    Walt Disney World has scaled back one of its newest events, Epcot Food and Wine Late Nights Live. The $79 three-hour party during the Food & Wine Festival that starts this week was originally scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays. Disney has cut it...
  • Driving safety video earns student scholarship money

    Doing a Google search for video scholarship contests, David Ramirez stumbled upon Bridgestone's Teens Drive Smart program and decided to enter. To his surprise, the freshman film major at the University of Central Florida won third place in the video...
  • A list of the annual Schwartz Tech Awards nominees

    A list of the annual Schwartz Tech Awards nominees
    The annual Schwartz Tech Awards, one of the regions biggest awards for the tech industry, has approved a list of 50 nominees for the upcoming Sept. 30 final celebration. Since it’s an impressive list selected by the region’s leading tech...
  • Design underway on UCF global center

    Design underway on UCF global center
    SchenkelShultz Architecture has started work on the University of Central Florida's first building dedicated to international students. The firm's Orlando office won a contract to design the $11.2 million Global UCF Building, which is expected to meet...
  • University holds vigil for slain journalist Steven Sotloff

    University holds vigil for slain journalist Steven Sotloff
    Former University of Central Florida student Steven Sotloff would have liked a quiet life in South Florida, where he could watch the Miami Dolphins and work a run-of-the-mill office job, a family spokesman said Wednesday. But the Middle East and the...
  • Immigrants get boost from Seminole State

    Immigrants get boost from Seminole State
    Eli Garcia used to hide her true identity. Afraid for anyone to find out she had come to the U.S. without proper documentation, she kept to herself and didn't talk about her past. "I hid myself," said Garcia, 25, who was born in Mexico. "I became this...
  • Arnold Palmer anniversary, smart sensors: weekend topics

    Arnold Palmer anniversary, smart sensors: weekend topics
    In local public-affairs programming this weekend the topics range from politics and health to smart sensors and human trafficking. On "Flashpoint," Ginger Gadsden visits the Arnold Palmer Medical Center at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. The center...
  • Microsoft Orlando event aims at tech education gap

    Microsoft Orlando event aims at tech education gap
    The Orlando area has a large “education gap” for tech and science skills, according to data unveiled by Microsoft and the Brookings Institution Tuesday. Microsoft sponsored the event through its YouthSpark program, which provides resources...
  • Slain US journalist held Israeli citizenship, wrote for Israeli magazine

    JERUSALEM Steven Sotloff, the American journalist beheaded by the Islamic State, held Israeli citizenship and had strong connections to the country, an Israeli official and acquaintances said Wednesday. Sotloff studied at an Israeli college, wrote for an...
  • UF top Florida school in annual U.S. News rankings (again)

    UF top Florida school in annual U.S. News rankings (again)
    The University of Florida is once again the state's top-ranked public university, according to the annual rankings by U.S. News & World Report. The Gainesville school earned a Top 50 spot on the "national universities" list and even a higher place on...