| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:31 PM
This is one of my favorite columns of the year.
Each Thanksgiving, we take a break from the grind of the daily news to appreciate the things we love about living here.
Readers, co-workers and the Sentinel's Facebook friends help assemble this annual...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:39 AM
I'm sure some of you are already fighting the mobs of shoppers at the malls, but I want to ask you one more time to buy at least one gift from one of our galleries or working artists.
The Fifth Avenue Art Gallery (1470 Highland Ave., Melbourne; 321 259-...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Free Hot Fudge cake at Shoney’s restaurant today. No purchase necessary. One serving per guest.
FLOREX -THE FLORIDA STATE STAMP SHOW: featuring stamp collecting dearlers and exhibits: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. today, 10 a....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:59 PM
Christmas is weeks away, but WKMG-Channel 6 is sharing presents early.
The CBS affiliate will present the fifth annual holiday concert by the Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra at 4 p.m. Saturday at Lake Eola. The event benefits the Salvation Army Angel...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 3:45 PM
On Saturday, Dec. 7, the Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra will once again join forces with WMKG-Channel 6 and the City of Orlando to present the fourth annual WKMG Local 6 Holiday Concert. The concert will feature FSYO orchestras and a special...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Tables piled with bananas awaited runners at the finish line Saturday of the 37th annual OUC Orlando Half Marathon.
Judging by the results, peaches would have been a more appropriate choice.
The top three men's finishers and second-place women's...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Check out festivals and events in December across the state.
Featured destination: Key West
Nov. 27 - Dec. 31: Key West 'Bright' Before Christmans. Key West. Live holiday music, games for the kids, free cookies and eggnog, holiday cheer and a chance...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Charter schools are the "fastest-growing sector of public education" in the country. And the Orange County school district ties for 10th nationally for "highest growth" in charter school enrollment the past two years, a new study shows.
The study by the...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:21 PM
Jim Helsinger has been waiting.
Helsinger, artistic director of Orlando Shakespeare Theater, knew there had to be just the right moment to revive "The Taming of the Shrew."
Now, the moment is here: William Shakespeare's popular battle-of-the-sexes...
| Sep 12, 2013
The Orlando Shakespeare Theater opens "The Taming of the Shrew" this Friday, Sept. 13, as the first Shakespearean production of its 25th season. The play has significance for the troupe: It was the first play performed in 2001 when the Shakes moved into...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A mysterious, giant aluminum ball has appeared in downtown Orlando.
Local officials aren't saying much, and they've tried to hide it behind a construction fence. But it won't be the last strange object to show up downtown. It's the first of eight large-...