| Jul 14, 2011
| 7:55 AM
One in 10 Floridians has diabetes, a "disturbing" trend revealed in the nation's fat report last week. Though Florida ranks as the 29th-most-obese state in the country, the Sunshine State is No. 10 for diabetes. It's a distinction that comes with a...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 8:11 PM
Executives at EA Sports did a bit of damage control this week as news broke out ofTexas that the company was growing 150 permanent jobs there.
They quickly tried to reassure local officials that EA Sports' Tiburon studio inMaitland, where signature...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 3:09 AM
Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark is a man of faith. But he wasn't looking for his doctor's prayers while sick in a hospital bed, suffering from a mysterious condition that sent sharp pains under his left rib and caused him to quickly lose more than...
| 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,...
| 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,...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 7:07 PM
When a big hospital chain buys an independent doctor's office, we often hear the move will "enhance care," "integrate care" or "improve health-care efficiency."
Spare us the euphemisms.
Patients are the losers in these deals.
We pay higher costs. We...
| 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-...