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  • South Florida incomes keep declining as recovery grinds on, new data show

    South Florida incomes keep declining as recovery grinds on, new data show
    Did you get a raise last year? No? How about the year before that? Or the year before that? Didn't think so. Don't feel lonely. Few of us are seeing our incomes increase, even after five years of recovery from the Great Recession, according to...
  • Tech companies fuel UCF's new $1 million lab facilities

    Tech companies fuel UCF's new $1 million lab facilities
    Backed by money from two major tech companies, the University of Central Florida on Tuesday will launch a new $1 million complex of laboratories, creating an informal co-working setting for science, art and imagination to morph into new technologies....
  • Businessman Nik Patel arrested on $150M federal fraud charges

    Businessman Nik Patel arrested on $150M federal fraud charges
    Orlando businessman Nikesh A. Patel has been arrested by federal authorities on fraud charges. Authorities say Patel fraudulently sold $150 million in loans to an unidentified Milwaukee company. The FBI alleges he sold the loans as being guaranteed by...
  • UCF ranks 12th in awarding degrees to minorities, report says

    UCF ranks 12th in awarding degrees to minorities, report says
     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...
  • Harris Rosen, John Hitt, Geraldo Rivera: weekend guests

    Harris Rosen, John Hitt, Geraldo Rivera: weekend guests
    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....
  • Sunday Assembly is like church for atheists

    Sunday Assembly is like church for atheists
    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,...
  • Incubator boasts 3,600 jobs in 15 years

    Incubator boasts 3,600 jobs in 15 years
    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...
  • Nancy 'Nan' Roberts: Beach lover always had a sunny outlook

    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." Nancy...
  • 30-word rant: 10/4

    High school football is back. More games, more excitement, more news coverage and more concussions. Our conceited community-organizer president, overconfident in knowledge he does not possess, can't even get one U.S. Marine reservist who failed to...
  • Freebie Friday: Free stuff to do this week

    Freebie Friday: Free stuff to do this week
    Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.   Freebie Spotlight 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....
  • You voted: Here are the Best Bets for 2014

    You voted: Here are the Best Bets for 2014
    Congratulations to the winners of the annual Best Bets awards. Every year, Orlando Sentinel publishes Central Florida's favorite picks of local dining, shopping, services and entertainment -- all chosen by you, our readers. We're proud to announce...