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  • Painting the Town Purple on Park Avenue -- for a good cause

    Painting the Town Purple on Park Avenue -- for a good cause
    The old phrase is that anyone who wants to have a great night on the town can “paint the town red.” Carol Wick, though, has a different color - and general concept - in mind. What she's hoping is that she can convince the entire community,...
  • Come Out With Pride features rainbow of activities in Orlando

    Come Out With Pride features rainbow of activities in Orlando
    Wherever you are, there's bound to be a rainbow of activities on the roster during October's Come Out With Pride festival. Gay Days may fill up Orlando's theme parks in June with equality and fun-seeking members of the LGBT spectrum, but the Pride...
  • Car enthusiasts celebrate National Drive Electric Day

    Car enthusiasts celebrate National Drive Electric Day
    The parking lot next to Lake Concord Park in Casselberry was both busy and nearly silent Saturday morning during the National Drive Electric Day car show. It was busy because electric- and hybrid-car enthusiasts came out despite steady rain, but...
  • Barktoberfest adoption event returns to Lake Eola

    Barktoberfest adoption event returns to Lake Eola
    The fourth annual Barktoberfest, an Orange County Animal Services adoption event, will return Saturday to Lake Eola in downtown Orlando. More than 20 area pet rescue groups will attend the event, which will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the...
  • What a difference these teachers made: Letters

    Citizen of the world I graduated from West Orange High School in 1989. In my three years there, I learned from many wonderful teachers, but Dr. Irene Earls was the one who had the greatest impact on my development as a citizen of the world. Dr....
  • Pair of 5K races benefits LGBT youths, fights HIV

    Pair of 5K races benefits LGBT youths, fights HIV
    The Zebra Run 5K at Lake Eola at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, benefits Orlando's Zebra Coalition Youth Center for LGBT young people. The race is part of Come Out With Pride Weekend and will feature "eccentric and zany entertainment." Entry fee is $25 till...
  • LGBT sports groups offer camaraderie, exercise

    LGBT sports groups offer camaraderie, exercise
    If you're gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender, where's a good place to find like-minded folks? That's easy: Sports groups. Central Florida boasts ones for all interests. Want to run or walk? Orlando Front Runners & Walkers meets three times a week at...
  • Hot enough for you yet? Not for these folks

    Hot enough for you yet? Not for these folks
    Some like it hot, like it is today. And for some, it's not hot enough. "The hotter the better," said Joe Pabon, unfazed by the recent heat wave. Pabon moved to Orlando in 1986 from New York City. What he likes best about Central Florida is how long it...
  • Pig strolls daily through downtown Orlando

    Pig strolls daily through downtown Orlando
    Her snout is caked in dirt. "Keep it moving, little momma," says Mike Padovano, tugging at the leash connected to her pink harness. But Sunny, a 15-month-old small-breed pig, pays little attention, instead squealing every few seconds and pushing her...
  • Dozens at Lake Eola protest police brutality after death of Missouri teen

    Dozens at Lake Eola protest police brutality after death of Missouri teen
    Wearing red bandannas around their arms and carrying signs that said "Stop institutional racism," about 50 people gathered at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando to protest police brutality and the death of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson,...
  • As Orlando native, Predators QB is excited about chance to earn ArenaBowl berth

    As Orlando native, Predators QB is excited about chance to earn ArenaBowl berth
    Bernard Morris will look to join an exclusive club Sunday. Current members include Ben Bennett, Connell Maynor, Pat O'Hara and Joe Hamilton. The club does not have a name or a proper meeting place, but those men are linked by a shared experience. Each...