| Jul 12, 2014
| 10:44 AM
After more than a dozen suspicious fires burned through the downtown Orlando area and historic Sanford area in the past two months, authorities are trying to determine whether a serial arsonist is at work in the Central Florida region.
It will likely be...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Republican voters in Florida House District 30 will choose between two conservative businessmen who say they want to create jobs and cut government regulation.
Longwood Mayor Bob Cortes and Seminole County businessman Scott Sturgill face off in the...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The race for Florida Senate District 12 pits two longtime Democratic rivals against each other: incumbent Geraldine Thompson and former state Sen. Gary Siplin.
Two Republicans, Fritz Jackson Seide and Edward DeAguilera, are competing in the Republican...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:17 PM
The Debutante, a Jessica Rabbit look-alike in a tight pink dress, bounds through a mansion trying to stop a missile launch, all while dodging bullets and knife blades.
"This guy keeps trying to kill me, and I don't have a weapon," said Britt Clifford,...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:24 AM
Alex Pring was born without an arm, which takes a lot of the fun out of being a 6-year-old boy.
"I still try real hard to do things like other kids using what I've got," said the Groveland first-grader, who is missing his arm from just above the elbow....
| Jul 26, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Police at the University of Central Florida are investigating an armed home invasion at Knight's Circle, a university-affiliated, off-campus student housing apartment complex.
Police were called about 9:40 p.m. after a gunman walked into an open...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:06 PM
United Arts has announced its second batch of mini-grants for 2014. More than $4,450 was distributed among three organizations in regular mini-grants. Nine organizations were awarded a total of $20,000 for grants specifically designated for arts...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 9:00 PM
I have been using SunRail train services since its first day of operation on May 1. My morning routine is to leave for the Orlando Health/Amtrak station at 6 a.m. in time to board the 6:22 train, which arrives at the Sanford station at 7:10. Since I...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:14 AM
Several Florida universities -- including UCF, UF and FSU -- rate among the nation's best values in higher education, according to the first-ever college rankings released this week by Money magazine.
The University of Florida, located in Gainesville,...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Downtown Orlando’s newest coworking space, Canvs, is set to open in early August with Rollins College and University of Central Florida as formal partners.
The partnership, announced today, includes a formal internship program where local students...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:02 PM
It's time for back-to-school shopping, and Florida families will get a break on sales tax this weekend when they buy clothing, supplies and computers.
The three-day "tax holiday" falls just before the start of school, which is Aug. 11 in Seminole County...