| Aug 26, 2011
| 5:31 AM
University of Central Florida police are investigating the death of a student who was found unresponsive in her on-campus apartment early Thursday.
Ann Marie Hefferin, 18, of Maitland, was discovered by her roommates in her residence hall, according to...
| Jul 22, 2011
The black Chevy Tahoe slows to a gentle stop. You open the front door on the passenger's side and hear Radiohead's "There, There" spilling out of the speakers, filling the cabin.
J.J. Redick shifts the SUV out of park, merges into traffic and offers...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 1:54 PM
When Aridhana Tiwari's mother was diagnosed with breast cancer in December, Tiwari wanted to do something, anything, to help.
The Orlando-based writer-director quickly turned to her craft.
"I feel like art is very healing," Tiwari said. "As an artist,...
| Dec 31, 2011
| 5:41 PM
They control some of the largest workforces, biggest budgets and loudest bully pulpits in town.
And they can impact everything from your morning commute to your family's health care and entertainment options.
They are Central Florida's power players....
| Jan 9, 2012
| 2:32 PM
In today's letter's I respond to readers' questions and I had several people write to me because they wanted to know how to help Bithlo after a column I wrote that highlighted the east Orange County community's problems with poverty and concern about...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 1:52 PM
University of Central Florida trustees decided on Thursday to spend $15.1 million on 25 acres -- just more than $600,000 an acre -- in Lake Nona's Medical City. By one longtime land developer and investor's estimate, that's 25-33 percent more than it...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 7:14 PM
At 48, after a potpourri of jobs including movie ticket-taker, restaurant server and car stereo installer, Bob Schmerling now works full time in a call center of a major retailer. He lives in a studio apartment, does not have cable TV, pays for his own...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 7:23 PM
Patrick Dunigan was hired as senior vice president and Kyle Feldman as vice president of First Southern Bank in Orlando.
Boards of Directors
Alex Martins, president of the Orlando Magic, was appointed chair of the Economic Development...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 9:42 AM
Florida Hospital is a subsidiary of Winter Park-based Adventist Health System, one of the country's largest faith-based hospital systems, with about 45 hospitals and some 20 nursing homes, as well as about 25 home health care agencies, all sponsored by...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 9:45 AM
Lakeland-based Publix is the nation's largest privately held supermarket chain. More than two-thirds of its 1,030-plus stores are in Florida, but it also operates in Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee. Publix makes some of its own bakery,...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:36 PM
The 65th season of the Mount Dora Players serves up music, nostalgia, romance, comedy and suspense. Performances are at the newly renovated Sonnentag Theatre at the IceHouse, 1100 N. Unser St., Mount Dora.
Things got off to a musical start with a well-...