| Aug 23, 2014
| 3:37 PM
Rosalie Joseph screamed and flailed her arms wildly as she was carried out of the Christ Sanctified Church.
The sight of her 16-year-old daughter's casket draped in white flowers was too much for the mother to bear at times.
Hundreds said their final...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:44 AM
In regards to Tinker Field, I'm going to paraphrase The Clash: "Should it stay or should it go?"
Around the time Germany and England were fighting World War I, baseball was beginning to be played at what is today Tinker Field. Named after Hall of Fame...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 5:44 PM
The saga of Tinker Field is going into extra innings.
More than seven months after the announcement of a plan to demolish Orlando's aged ballpark, city commissioners spent hours Monday debating whether to declare it an official historic landmark and, if...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 11:15 AM
An Orlando commissioner is bristling at what she calls Mayor Buddy Dyer’s heavy-handed treatment of the City Council, accusing the mayor of treating the board like a rubberstamp for his initiatives.
In a rare example of dissent from the...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson kicked off a two-day tour of the I-4 corridor with a rally at the New Covenant Baptist Church, in Orlando, Monday night. Jackson is leading a series of protests against the state's election reform, with two more...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Orange County Democratic Executive Committee wants the region's top Democrat to stop arresting anti-poverty activists who feed the homeless. The Orange County party's officers passed a resolution Monday night calling on Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer to...