| Apr 15, 2015
| 3:38 PM
Orlando voters could head to the polls much sooner than expected.
Urged to reschedule the city's municipal elections to avoid a conflict with next year's presidential primary, City Attorney Mayanne Downs has recommended Orlando commissioners vote to...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 10:06 AM
A lot can happen sitting on the runway of an Air Force base, waiting for Boeing B-52 bombers to land.
You can learn how to play chess, find out your house is in foreclosure, lose your business and car . . . or a plane could crash, exploding into a...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:01 PM
KISSIMMEE — Cowboys on horseback, a cattle drive and rodeo queens — the Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo is officially in town.
The four-day event, one of the premier competitions on the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association circuit, kicked...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 12:22 PM
Orlando International Airport announced Tuesday that it will offer daily nonstop service to Dubai for the first time.
Emirates will begin the flights Sept.1. Orlando becomes the Dubai-based airline's 10th U.S. destination, said Matthias Schmid,...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 5:19 PM
The SunRail commuter train carried an estimated 26,000 passengers this weekend as it offered free rides to the Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival.
Wannabe riders should look for more SunRail service catering to special events, said Orlando Mayor Buddy...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 4:27 PM
Politicians in Central Florida love to govern by crisis.
We see it all the time.
Somebody wants to demolish a one-of-a-kind historic home in Winter Park?
No need to make hard choices about whether certain significant properties are preserved. Just wait...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 3:05 PM
The Rolling Stones will play a concert at the newly renovated Orlando Citrus Bowl on June 12, Mayor Buddy Dyer confirmed at a news conference Tuesday morning, calling the British rockers the "world's greatest rock and roll band."
| Mar 21, 2015
| 8:29 PM
Welcome, ladies and gentlemen, to the Future Fútbol Capital of America.
No, not yet.
There are many reasons why Orlando will someday turn into an American soccer mecca and it starts with what we saw again on Saturday night...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 5:18 PM
When I first heard about Orlando's new parking meters, I was excited ... well, as excited as one gets about parking meters.
The new meters are smart and high-tech. They take credit cards and smartphone payments and can even text you a warning when...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 12:27 PM
A quiet spot in downtown Orlando has become the latest flash point in Central Florida's struggle to balance growth with the environment.
A proposed development on the site of Constitution Green on South Summerlin Avenue has rallied opponents who worry...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 9:00 PM
As Boston slowly loses enthusiasm about hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics, the U.S. Olympic Committee has begun scrambling for a substitute city. USOC officials are now reconsidering Los Angeles and San Francisco as time for a U.S. bid runs short. It...