| Dec 28, 2012
| 1:31 PM
Two prominent Broward politicians have a big hurdle to surmount if they have any hope of winning the Democratic nomination for governor in 2014 – virtually no one elsewhere in Florida knows anything about them.
That's the finding of a Quinnipiac...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Two prominent Broward politicians have a big hurdle to surmount if they have any hope of winning the Democratic nomination for governor in 2014 – virtually no one in Florida knows anything about them.
That’s the finding of a Quinnipiac Poll...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Although Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer mentioned Universal Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter expansion and “next year” in the same breath during his State of the City speech Wednesday, a Universal spokesman said Dyer’s words...
| Dec 1, 2012
Crews this weekend will hoist a massive steel support into place on the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, marking a major milestone in the center's three-year construction.
The 186,000-pound truss, the first of a dozen to be installed on...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:47 PM
The American Civil Liberties Union is calling for an independent investigation into the shooting of Ibragim Todashev by an FBI agent in Orlando two weeks ago.
"What needs to happen, because there has been so much contradictory information released, is...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:44 PM
After each side vowed to go it alone, the leaders of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and the organization that presents touring Broadway shows in Orlando are back at the negotiating table.
The renewed negotiations represent a last-...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Deniese Esters can't pass Goff's ice cream stand on Orange Blossom Trail without stopping for a cone.
A medium, vanilla cone dipped in chocolate to be exact.
"Every time I drive by," said Esters, who lives in Apopka. " Oh my God, Goff's ice cream, I...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:24 PM
"The Biggest Loser," Orlando sports and the George Zimmerman trial will be topics this weekend on local public-affairs programs. The lineup:
Diana Tennis, legal analyst for WOFL-Channel 35, will discuss the trial on "Orlando Matters" at 7 a.m....
| Sep 19, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Gov. Rick Scott and Orlando mayor Buddy Dyer joined executives for the grand opening of the Siemens Wind Turbine Service Training Center, Thursday, in Orlando. The 40,000-square-foot training facility, the only of its kind in North and South America,...
| May 6, 2013
| 10:10 AM
The Orlando Science Center is planning a monument-groundbreaking event that will honor Red Tail pilots of the Tuskegee Airmen at 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Three Red Tail pilots from World War II are scheduled to be in attendance. Leo Gray, George Hardy and Hiram...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Florida Democratic Party chair candidate Allison Tant picked up the blessing of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer this morning in what is proving to be a hotly contested race with Tampa activist Allan Clendenin. Dyer's endorsement joins those Tant has won from U....