| Mar 6, 2014
Tinker Field has front-row seats to the dismantling of the Florida Citrus Bowl — and maybe the baseball stadium's own demise. Heavy equipment is parked where the outfield fence once stood. Beyond that loom the skeletal remains of the football...
| 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...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Orlando Police Chief Paul Rooney is resigning as the city's top cop, and Mayor Buddy Dyer appointed Deputy Chief John Mina to the job on Wednesday.
It's a voluntary exit for Rooney, 49, who spent his entire career at OPD and was generally well-liked...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Faced with a public backlash, Mayor Buddy Dyer on Monday put the brakes on a plan to tear down the grandstands and buildings at historic Tinker Field — at least for now.
The mayor said he had ordered a halt to the demolition that was scheduled...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...