| Oct 29, 2012
| 8:18 AM
It's an active week in Orlando theme parks and attractions, even though we're not in the eye of this hurricane.
+ Our long-lasting Halloween celebrations end, with the last evening of Universal's Halloween Horror Nights on Wednesday and the final Mickey'...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 1:46 PM
It's a tripleheader of news related to the Orlando Science Center:
+ Thursday is Pi Day -- the whole 3.14 meets 3/14 thing, you know. The science center will mark the occasion with a pie walk (a variation on a cake walk); "crafty corner," devoted to...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Orlando theme parks and attractions this week feature flowers and a packed schedule of musical performances.
+ The 20th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival kicks off Wednesday. The event is amping up the food portion of the event with 12...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 12:54 PM
United Arts of Central Florida is more than halfway to its $1.57 million collaborative fundraising campaign goal, the organization will announce today.
"Thanks to the generosity of so many, we're more than three weeks ahead of schedule," said Scott...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Nacho Rodriguez Bach, the man behind the "Play" exhibit currently showing at Orlando Science Center, will give a walkthrough of the exhibit during a visit at the science center on Saturday.
Rodriguez, known as an electronic media artist, composer and...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 10:55 AM
It's a short workweek for many people, so the weekend is approaching faster than usual. We're entering a busy time period at the theme parks, and even though we're not quite to Halloween season, there is an increase in special-event options this weekend....
| Sep 25, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Neanderthal Ball, an annual fundraiser for Orlando Science Center, is adding an element to its Nov. 3 event: Harriett Lake's Caveman Couture Contest.
The competition will determine a grand-prize winner for the ball, which in the past has encouraged...
| Oct 29, 2010
WHAT: Plan ahead for this throw-back event. The Neanderthal Ball, with its "caveman couture" dress code, is a fundraiser for the Orlando Science Center's youth programs. The event is set amid the dinosaur exhibit and features themed entertainment...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 6:03 AM
What a wild, wet trip these items from the Titanic have had during the past 100 years: Gloriously setting sail from Europe only to have a tragic encounter with an iceberg and rest in the icy waters of the North Atlantic for decades. They were brought up...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 6:14 AM
More than 2500 people attended the OrlandoMini Maker Faire at the Central Florida Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 26, 2012.
The Faire showcased local art, science, craft, technology and music, with over 100 booths covering 36,000 square-feet of...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 1:40 PM
I learned a couple of years ago that the Sentinel saves me money way beyond the traditional Sunday coupons and sales circulars. Sure, the Sunday paper is where you can get "bang for your buck" with the coupons inserts, but sometimes you find hidden gems...