| Nov 22, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Steve Hogan awoke from a nerve-racking sleep Saturday morning with a knot in his stomach.
It followed him as he arrived at the Citrus Bowl hours later as construction workers raced around putting last-minute touches before thousands of fans made their...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
This week's grand reopening of Orlando's 78-year-old Citrus Bowl stadium kicks off another new set of opportunities for entertainment and economic development in Central Florida.
Today's college football game between rivals Florida A&M and Bethune...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 11:34 AM
With Orlando city leaders celebrating the grand opening of the reinvented Citrus Bowl, visual opportunities abounded during the colorful ceremony marking the moment, Wednesday. Standing on the steps at the stadium's new staircase entrance on the northeast...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:06 PM
The Orlando Magic have reached a deal to buy one of the oldest homeless shelters in Orlando to make way for the team's planned $200 million entertainment complex.
The Magic will pay the Orlando Union Rescue Mission $3 million for the property on Central...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 12:31 PM
It was entirely appropriate, Lars Houmann noted, that he would be announcing a plan to fight homelessness on Veteran’s Day.
As Houmann, the CEO and president of Florida Hospital, gathered with city leaders outside the hospital’s emergency...
| Nov 19, 2014
Wednesday: Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and other VIPs will cut the ribbon on the renovated Orlando Citrus Bowl at 10 a.m. in an event that's free and open to the public. Just show up at the northeast corner of the stadium...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 8:38 AM
The Orlando Police Department's former chief said in a recent deposition that he participated in "milk runs," in which on-duty officers would cruise city streets looking for attractive women.
Former Chief Paul Rooney made the statements during a...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:50 AM
The NCAA men's basketball tournament will return to Orlando in 2017, the NCAA annouced Monday.
UCF and Stetson are listed as the co-hosts for the first- and second-round games that will be played at Amway Center. Dates for the games are listed as...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:44 AM
Anyone who thinks Main Street U.S.A. is the entrance to Walt Disney World probably is not familiar with the other Main Streets in Orlando.
The City of Orlando has several main streets, as it turns out, including ones in College Park, Ivanhoe Village...
| Oct 4, 2014
If you're interested in booking an event at Lake Eola Park, you're likely to see a figurative "No Vacancy" sign.
Orlando's signature park has become a victim of its own success, and weekends are so crowded with charity walks, food tastings, a farmer's...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:40 PM
UPDATED: The lineup in local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Rob Bortles, father of Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles, talks to host Matt Austin on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. WKMG will air the Pittsburgh at...