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  • Art for everyone

    Art for everyone
    I'm loving all the public art around Central Florida. It comes in all forms — sculptures, murals, assemblages, earthworks, mosaics, yarn-bombing, even topiaries — and can be found almost anywhere. Downtown Orlando and the nearby Mills 50...
  • 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,...
  • Florida's Fourth: Plenty of options to declare your independence

    Florida's Fourth: Plenty of options to declare your independence
    With July 4 landing very conveniently on a Friday this year, it is easy to declare your independence and put together a three-day getaway to celebrate our nation’s freedom –and our own. If the idea of a mini-vacation in Florida to take in...
  • Fourth of July TV: Glitches and glory

    Fourth of July TV: Glitches and glory
    Patti LaBelle tripped over her flowing outfit, and WFTV-Channel 9 lost its signal at Lake Eola. There's nothing quite like live television on the Fourth of July. LaBelle didn't fall. She collected herself, put her soulful stamp on "Over the Rainbow" and...
  • Trader Joe's gives a peek of Winter Park store, artwork

    Trader Joe's gives a peek of Winter Park store, artwork
    The Trader Joe's stuff is almost too much this week, but there's no denying that people are interested. Stories on our website about the first store in the Orlando market are well read and get lots of social media shares. I toured the store, 131 North...
  • Fitness-minded love to exercise at local lakes

    Fitness-minded love to exercise at local lakes
    I often run or walk at Orlando’s Lake Eola, a magnet for folks of all fitness levels, but I sometimes exercise at other local lakes popular for fitness. Orlando has several: Lake Ivanhoe, with a trail, volleyball court and exercise stations; Lake...
  • Pop sensation: Cool off with artisanal frozen treats

    Pop sensation: Cool off with artisanal frozen treats
    When the heat soars to a sizzle, more and more Central Floridians are reaching for artisanal frozen pops to cool off. From store fronts to market shelves to food-truck rallies, a new generation of pop makers is creating treats far beyond anything the...
  • Old Florida Bank to absorb New Traditions branches

    Old Florida Bank to absorb New Traditions branches
    Old Florida National Bank said Wednesday it plans to complete its consolidation of New Traditions National Bank under a new name – Old Florida Bank – by year's end. Old Florida National acquired New Traditions last fall in a $45 million...
  • 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...
  • 70 women vie for Miss Florida USA crown

    70 women vie for Miss Florida USA crown
    There's a lot of beauty pageants that clamber for your attention throughout the year, and the latest is the Miss Florida USA pageant, which will crown a new Miss Florida USA this Saturday in Fort Lauderdale. There are 70 contestants from around the...
  • Fourth of July: TV's fireworks

    Fourth of July: TV's fireworks
    Happy 238th birthday, America! Television will celebrate the Fourth of July on Friday with big names and big specials. "Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular" will offer what NBC bills as "the nation's largest display of patriotic firepower." In...