| Feb 24, 2015
| 7:49 AM
Here are your stories for Tuesday in Central Florida: no more feeding the dolphins at SeaWorld; manatees caught in storm drain saved; fashion for technology; and Magic playing defense.
1. The tradition of feeding dolphins has ended at SeaWorld's Orlando...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 12:26 PM
With the economy getting stronger in the Orlando area, the region’s unemployment rate is falling and rents in downtown are starting to soar.
But even as more and more people find their job outlook getting brighter, both the city of Orlando and the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Word of mouth, Jodi Barry noted, works particularly well in an office environment, as coworkers relax over those coffee and lunch breaks, and hit on those hot button topics.
“Employees love to talk, and one of the things they talk about is how...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 9:00 PM
After more than two decades at Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., Dr. Peter Crawford and his wife, Dr. Jane Chen, decided to move to Orlando in 2014.
Crawford, a cardiologist and a well-known cardiometabolic scientist, was recruited by the...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:57 AM
With education on their minds and an eye for detail, increased numbers of buyers from China have been purchasing in the Orlando market, developers say.
At Encore Club at Reunion, more than a third of the community's 124 sales during the past 10 months...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 5:03 PM
By the time Rosie Coleman was 6 months old, she had already had five major surgeries.
She was born with her intestines outside of her body through a hole in her belly button, a condition called omphalocele. Doctors found that her heart needed repair,...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:43 PM
The family of a 26-year-old mentally retarded, schizophrenic woman today filed suit against the owner of Florida Hospital, accusing it of trying to cover up her sexual assault by another mental patient more than a year ago in their Orlando psychiatric...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:56 PM
Local hospitals are making strides in reducing hospital-acquired infections, new data from the hospitals show.
Reducing hospital-acquired infections is complex in a place where a lot of sick people are in close quarters. It takes education; changes in...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 10:23 AM
Boards of directors
The Florida Real Estate Commission elected Darla Furst, Florida Realtors, as chairperson and Dick Fryer, Florida Realtors, as vice chair.
Quest Inc. elected the following officers: James Gallagher, Southern Wine & Spirits, chair;...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 10:59 AM
Meghan Lynn Shumway took her infant by ambulance early New Year's Day to Florida Hospital Kissimmee after the 2-month-old girl wouldn't stop crying, according to police.
An emergency room doctor found the child had a broken left arm and older...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:00 PM
After 10 years of compiling a list of the "Most Powerful People in Central Florida," I decided it was time for a change.
Partly because the list didn't change much from year to year. Partly because some of the people on the list had power but didn't...