| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:09 PM
The Orlando office of HKS architects is focusing on green building practices this week with the firm’s annual global GreenWeek event.
The local office hosted a talk by Mikhail Davis, an expert on green building materials, on Tuesday for its...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:14 AM
Meet the members of the Orlando Sentinel Culinary Hall of Fame. Our definition of a culinary professional is broad because the food and beverage industry requires a variety of skills and interests. In addition to chefs, the achievements are reflected in...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Benjamin Kennington of Orlando has written to PBS' "Ask This Old House" for years with home-improvement questions. He talked to people at the show, and their responses impressed him. That interaction paid off handsomely Thursday when the show installed...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 11:30 AM
The College Board announced today that it is overhauling the SAT, starting in spring 2016.
Here are some of the changes, according to the CollegeBoard.org site:
* The SAT will be offered in print and in some places on computer.
* The three...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:39 AM
A recent study shows that frequent nightmares can provide insight into a person's health, and recurring nightmares can be a sign of health conditions, including heart problems and severe infections.
According to the study by sleep researchers at...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:33 PM
University of South Florida forensic anthropologists are learning more about the identities of remains found months ago from a hidden cemetery at the Arthur G. Dozier School for Boys, the state's longest running reform school.
According to the Tampa Bay...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Instead of a fantasy date, a high-school senior got suspended for three and a half days for asking Miss America Nina Davuluri to prom when she hosted a question-and-answer session at his Pennsylvania school, reports time.com.
Patrick Farves, a senior...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:36 AM
Scientists have developed a so-called "death test" they say can determine if a healthy person is going to die from a medical condition within the next five years, The Telegraph is reporting.
The blood test measures the levels of four biomarkers and from...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 1:03 PM
It's one of the most ambitious and complicated construction projects the city of Sanford has undertaken. And when it's finished, a new recreational trail over the choppy waters of Lake Monroe promises to become a popular draw for lovers of the outdoors....
| Apr 15, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Those who slept through the rare "blood moon" Monday night missed more than just the rare red hue, as a packed Griffith Observatory erupted into whistles, cheers and howls during the much-anticipated lunar eclipse.
The crowds descended upon the...
| May 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
SunRail and disabilities
The 1973 Rehabilitation Act banned discrimination on the basis of disability. It defined people with disabilities as a legitimate minority group deserving basic civil-rights protection. The Americans with Disabilities Act,...