| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:01 AM
It started as a hobby, but soap making is quickly becoming a flourishing business for Columbia resident Wing Pokrywka.
When she was diagnosed two years ago with eczema — a medical condition that causes the skin to become inflamed or irritated...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Brandon McGee needed a gift for his girlfriend on Christmas Eve and because he's only 15, he also had to have a ride to the Altamonte Mall.
"I had to get my dad and brother here somehow, so I just bought tickets to see "The Hobbit," said McGee of...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 2:51 PM
2014 All-County selections for first team, second team, honorable mention and Coach of the Year for girls high school swimming and diving in Palm Beach County.
St. Andrew's senior
100 breast: 1:03.44; 200 IM: 2:...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:34 PM
When you have a question, you ask an expert. That's why people contemplating starting community gardens would come to LaManda Joy. Community gardens — where a group of gardeners tend their respective plots on a single piece of land — have a...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 11:33 AM
I've always believed there is no wrong or right way to garden — only your way.
Your garden should reflect your personality, your style and your needs — and 2015's gardening trends reflect that same philosophy.
"Now, more than ever, the...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It was a strange number ringing my cell phone a couple months ago that I hadn’t seen before. As I was loading my youth soccer player and his backpack full of gear into the car after practice, I was tempted to let the call go to voicemail, but...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:08 PM
In some ways, North Haven could be the envy of nearby towns. In the words of Michael Freda, first selectman for the past five years, his town of 24,500 boasts "small town charm; wonderful residential neighborhoods; an excellent school system; plus a...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
A heartfelt message
Thanks to Hobby Lobby for the wonderful, touching Christmas greeting in the Orlando Sentinel's Christmas Day edition. The paid advertisement featured a heartfelt, moving picture, and one that deeply touched me and my husband.
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:30 PM
As the victim of a Christmas Eve hit-and-run lies in a hospital bed in induced coma, family and friends of Robert Games are pleading for information about whoever is responsible.
"To be left in the street like that, it's an absolute shame," said Paul...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Average temperatures: High 72, low 50
Rainfall: 2.43 inches
Florida Arbor Day: Jan. 16
1. Moon phases
•Full moon: Jan. 4
•Last quarter: Jan. 13
•New moon: Jan. 20
First quarter: Jan. 26
2. Moon sign...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:55 PM
Two years ago, when asked about their interest in free agency, GM Rob Hennigan said the Magic would be swimming in the "kiddie pool."
After wading out without water wings to sign Channing Frye last offseason, is this the summer they snorkel in the...