| Jan 15, 2013
Venezuelan President Hugo Chvez did not show up for his inauguration for a fourth term, and the political uncertainty has raised many questions in the minds of Venezuelans living in Central Florida. Orlando resident Yilaisa Seijas said that people in...
| Feb 22, 2013
With one click of a computer mouse, it was done. Thousands of Orange County Public School students were sorted into magnet programs through a computerized lottery this morning. It was the first time the district held a public event tied to the lottery,...
| Feb 4, 2013
A great weekend is ahead for animals and those who love them. Here's another fun event. The SPCA of Central Florida shares this info: Join us on Saturday, Feb. 9, 9 a.m. to noon at Lake Eola in downtown Orlando. This fun family event will have...
| May 17, 2012
| 5:46 AM
When the CBS television series "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" was in expansion mode, it was fun to think about a potential "CSI: Orlando." Surely, the writers could work up murder mysteries using distinctive elements of The City Beautiful, such as the...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 1:55 PM
| Oct 28, 2011
| 6:14 PM
Occupy Orlando demonstrator Tina Houser said she can't figure out the Orlando police.
"You never know what the cops are going to do," said Houser, 21.
For the first few nights of the two-week-old protest at downtown's Sen. Beth Johnson Park, Houser...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 7:44 PM
Analysts found Orlando-based Darden Restaurants' expected first-quarter earnings surprisingly low, but they still had generally positive views of the company's performance.
Darden said last week it expects earnings per share of 78 cents. Several analysts...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 2:19 PM
Led by Bishop John Noonan, hundreds of Catholics from the Diocese of Orlando marked Good Friday at Lake Eola Park by participating in the Stations of the Cross, a 14-part ceremony that depicts Jesus' death.
Amid sunny skies and warm temperatures, the...
| May 5, 2011
| 7:32 AM
| May 20, 2011
| 4:13 PM
A group of loosely organized but devout volunteers is trying to succeed in doing what a decade of government officials, task forces and regional commissions have not — creating a downtown Orlando drop-in center for the homeless.
| May 23, 2011
| 6:34 AM