| 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...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 4:33 AM
A crew of Palm Coast city workers witnessed their full-sized four door dually truck — that's a pick-up truck that has dual rear tires on each side — which was pulling a large trailer, drive off without them on Wednesday afternoon, according to...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:58 AM
Does Florida Power & Light really need to boost base rates $690 million a year?
Opponents of the increase, including consumer groups and advocates, are gearing up to fight the proposal at hearings next month. They said FPL's annual profit increased...
| 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...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 3:52 PM
All of this exposure and economic impact.
All of the hype and the hoopla.
All of the celebrities and festivities.
All because this man believed.
All because Pat Williams believed in Orlando.
Believed in Magic.
And now, as Orlando gets ready to...
| 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-...
| Dec 7, 2012
Imagine playing Santa to 300 little ones — each of them hurting in some way.
There is the 15-year-old basketball standout whose mother and sister moved to Louisiana without telling her, abandoning her.
There is the infant born eight weeks ago...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 2:31 PM
Harbor House of Central Florida today announced it won a $5,000 grant from the Institute of Medicine and the Avon Foundation for Women for increasing domestic violence awareness.
The application, built in 2011 by local app development firm Echo...
| Apr 2, 2010
| 1:50 PM
MOUNT DORA — A doctor who considers the national health-care overhaul to be bad medicine for the country posted a sign on his office door telling patients who voted for President Barack Obama to seek care "elsewhere."
"I'm not turning anybody...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 4:37 PM
This is the final weekend for IceHouse Theatre's “Bingo the Musical” — and for the deaf or hard of hearing, there is an American Sign Language interpreted performance this Saturday night, April 9. “Bingo the Musical” is the...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Mount Dora's IceHouse Theatre has announced the lineup for its 64th season, which will run July 14– May 27. The summer production, July 14-17, will be presented at the Mount Dora Community Building with a six-performance run of Always…Patsy...