| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:49 AM
UPDATE: Wawa’s promotional gas price of $2.99 per gallon caused lines of cars dozens deep to overflow onto Semoran Boulevard on Thursday. In response, a 7-Eleven and Racetrac about a mile north also lowered their price to $2.99.The two closest to...
| 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...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Usually, when a mayor steps down after nearly a decade on the job, he will boast of a variety of lofty civic achievements accomplished while he was in office.
The list usually encompasses improved infrastructure, urban renewal, the creation of high-tech...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 4:37 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer...Read more...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:11 PM
How does it feel, Orlando?
You are about to be a big-league town ... times two.
You are about to become a Major League Soccer city.
MLS -- Major League SlamDunk!
According to a report in the Orlando Sentinel, Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and Orange...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Speculation continues to swirl around the prospect of Orange County school Superintendent Barbara Jenkins leaving her post to become Rick Scott's lieutenant governor.
Frankly, I think it's more likely that I sprout a unicorn horn.
Why would the...
| 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....
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Anyone who has read this column for any length of time knows that I'm not exactly Buddy Dyer's biggest booster.
I've knocked the mayor of Orlando for everything from improper arrests by his police department to no-bid deals at City Hall.
| Apr 5, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Hash House A Go Go, a new restaurant at 5350 International Drive in Orlando will have a ribbon cutting April 10 with Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer and Commissioner Samuel B. Ings. After that the eatery -- which is part of a chain with restaurants in Las...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Glenn Richards is marking 20 years in the Orlando TV market this month. But it's an unusual anniversary because it is split between two stations: WFTV-Channel 9, where he worked 10 years, and WOFL-Channel 35, where he has been chief meteorologist since...
| May 20, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Sir Paul McCartney finished his two sold-out shows last night in Orlando.
And if you’re still wondering who got pre-sale access to the show – the first shot at good seats and the coveted right to pay face-value to tickets – well,...