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  • Fond Farewell to Jeter, Big Sugar, and God: Letters

    Fond Farewell to Jeter This month, the career of Derek Jeter will come to an end after 20 stellar years with the New York Yankees. All athletes — professional, collegiate and amateur — can learn so much from the way Jeter conducted himself...
  • Microsoft Orlando event aims at tech education gap

    Microsoft Orlando event aims at tech education gap
    The Orlando area has a large “education gap” for tech and science skills, according to data unveiled by Microsoft and the Brookings Institution Tuesday. Microsoft sponsored the event through its YouthSpark program, which provides resources...
  • Cash payments to firefighters spark inquiry, policy change

    Cash payments to firefighters spark inquiry, policy change
    Picture this: an Orlando Fire Department commander walking around a music festival with a backpack stuffed with nearly $45,000, doling out cash-filled envelopes to city firefighters. It's not a back-alley bribery scandal. But until recently, it was...
  • City to vote on financing for new police, fire stations

    City to vote on financing for new police, fire stations
    Orlando city commissioners plan to approve nearly $50 million in bond financing Monday to build new police and fire stations, both of which have to move to make way for city-sponsored sports and entertainment projects in Parramore. The new Police...
  • Downtown UCF campus could transform Orlando : Editorial

    Downtown UCF campus could transform Orlando : Editorial
    The Medical City. The Institute for Simulation and Training. The Florida High Tech Corridor Council. The Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers. The Florida Advanced Manufacturing Research Center. Each of these efforts to add high-wage...
  • Apartments, Christian principles, and ISIS: Letters

    Slow down on apartments On Monday, a controversial development called The Princeton at College Park will go before Orlando's City Council. The apartment complex would be built on an awkward island of land created by Smith Street, Edgewater Drive and...
  • Orlando City stadium groundbreaking set for October 16

    Orlando City will break ground on its new soccer specific stadium on Oct. 16. A team spokesman said the groundbreaking ceremony will take place at 5 p.m. and the club is coordinating the event with its respective supporters' groups. The event will be...
  • Houston did it -- and so can we: Commit to fixing homelessness

    Things really are bigger in Texas. I just returned from a trip to Houston with Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and other community leaders from the nonprofit, corporate, faith and public sectors. We saw that chronic...
  • Solar Bears' Tanski to have thumb surgery

    Orlando Solar Bears right wing Scott Tanski is expected to miss eight weeks after tearing a ligament in his left thumb Friday night during an exhibition game against the Florida Everblades. Tanski said he will have surgery Friday, then spend four...
  • Orlando: A town where a little money still opens big doors

    Orlando: A town where a little money still opens big doors
    Long before federal authorities arrested young hotshot hotelier Nik Patel on massive fraud charges this month, there were plenty of red flags about Patel's background. His résumé was full of holes. He claimed to have graduated from the University of...
  • Duncan, Republicans, and homeless: Letters

    Hospital braved risks The family of Thomas Eric Duncan, the first Ebola death in the United States, is claiming that the quality of medical care he received was subpar because he was black. African black members of the Texas community are saying that...