| Nov 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
If the decades-long saga behind this past week's opening of the spectacular new Dr. Philips Center for the Performing Arts were a Broadway show, its playbill would list many stars. Here are some, but not all:
¿Bill Frederick: He called for a new...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:32 AM
If you move away from Central Florida, almost nobody will get your reference to the Appliance Direct guy. Or John Arie, Jr. of "It's HUGE!" fame. Or Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs.
These are our celebrities. They're our elected officials. They appear...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 7:26 AM
Una multitud de sombrillas acompañó a "El Sentinel" en la celebración de sus 13 años, en su tradicional fiesta latina en medio de buena música, obras de arte y lo más importante: sus lectores, quienes acudieron al Lake Concord Park de Casselberry para...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A citizens group that successfully sued Orange County leaders last year related to the so-called "textgate" scandal filed a new lawsuit this morning that accuses Mayor Teresa Jacobs of violating Florida's public records law.
Jacobs calls the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 3:31 PM
A proposal to extend sewer lines to 380 homes with septic tanks near the ailing Wekiwa Springs got no action Tuesday but much debate by Orange County commissioners over who should protect Florida waters.
Representing the springs area, Commissioner...
| Nov 2, 2014
The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts opens its doors to the public for the first time next week, but the story of its birth is a long one — more than 30 years in the making — full of shifting allegiances, uneasy partnerships,...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Here's a look at milestone moments on the long quest to provide Orlando with a high-quality performing-arts center.
1926: Orlando Municipal Auditorium, later Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, is built for $175,000.
1962: A front-page Orlando Sentinel...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Orange County officials say that they're ready to handle a potential Ebola case, and they promised to let the public know if there's a case reported in the region.
"If we do have an Ebola case in Central Florida, we will be very transparent in our...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Además de pronunciarse por las tres enmiendas a la Constitución estatal de Florida, los electores del condado de Orange encontrarán cuatro propuestas, algunas confusas, para enmendar la Carta Constitucional del Condado de Orange. A continuación...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:20 AM
Here are your five things for today in Orlando: new garage at Disney; Millennials are not big car-people; the governor's race is still close; and more.
1. Elections. Ebola. World Series. Parking garages. One of the top items on the website this...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 7:58 AM
Nikesh A. "Nik" Patel, the hotelier and banker hit with federal fraud charges, has been a prolific political donor this year.
Campaign finance records show the 30-year-old head of Alena Hospitality and CEO of First Farmers Financial has contributed at...