| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.
BREVARD ZOO: with hands-on area, railroad and "Paws On" kid's area: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; 8225 N. Wickham Road, just east of Interstate 95 (Exit 191 off Interstate 95),...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 7:06 PM
In a primary marked by low turnout, Orange County voters elected Commissioner Jennifer Thompson to a second term Tuesday and sent two other commission races to Nov. 4 runoffs.
Thompson will represent District 4 in southeast Orange County for another...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 1:35 PM
WHAT: The Crealde School of Art's "Lake Harvest" exhibit is on view for the first time in Winter Garden.
Through photos, "The Last Harvest: A History and Tribute to the Life and Work of the Farmworkers on Lake Apopka" documents the lives of those who...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:58 PM
The Crealdé School of Art moves into its 40th year with a full slate of professional and student artist exhibitions, old favorites such as the annual holiday sale and special exhibits saluting the school's anniversary, Lake Apopka farmworkers and the...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Avian Pointe, a new residential community proposed for Apopka's west side, was drafted with the city's future in mind.
The 95-acre project, unveiled to the public this week, would sit near State Road 429 just two miles from the future site of Florida...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Free small coffee at McDonald's
From Sept. 16 to Sept. 29, guests can enjoy a free small hot or iced McCafé coffee during breakfast hours at any of the McDonald’s restaurants across Central Florida.
| Apr 27, 2014
| 1:14 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Lawmakers trying to divide $1.3 billion in surplus cash haggled through the weekend over hometown water and education projects, health-care needs and hundreds of other dueling spending priorities.
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:15 PM
We hear a lot about Central Florida's paved bike trails but less about the even more abundant unpaved hiking trails. Here are seven gems all within an hour's drive of downtown Orlando: Florida Trail, Flagler Trail, Shingle Creek Trail, Wekiva River Buffer...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Cyclists love the twisty, turny, hilly Green Mountain Scenic Byway, which starts in Oakland as County Road 438 and heads west to Lake County, where it becomes Old Highway 50, then County Road 455. It takes through some of Central Florida's biggest hills,...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:03 AM
The comet Pan-Starrs had been seen in the southern hemisphere and now was now moving to the north. Predictions said you might be able to see it with the naked eye and NASA said March 12-13 would be the best time because the location would be below a...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 7:58 AM
The low growl, grunt and bark of alligators call out in the morning.
Home of alligators, herons, ospreys, egrets and eagles, Lake Apopka is Florida's fourth-largest lake.
The natural beauty belies the sad story of the lake. Once anglers visited, hoping...