| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The Maker Faire at Orlando Science Center will be the event of the weekend for the tech, business and art community in Orlando.
There’s so many local people involved that it’s a little overwhelming unless you just plan to hang out all...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida.
1. George Diaz wrote about gay-marriage bashing on Monday, today he's writing about Tony Dungy's comments on the NFL's first openly gay player Michael Sam. How do you feel about the former NFL coach'...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Eight months after mold forced the Orlando Ballet from its longtime home, the dance company could be moving to new headquarters in a prime location, Orlando's Loch Haven Park.
Leaders of the city and the ballet have struck a deal that will let the dance...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:06 AM
When an exhibit showcasing nanoscience engineering and technology debuted at the Innoventions venue at Walt Disney World's Epcot in 2006, who knew it was headed for a national tour?
Eventually landing back in Orlando seven years later, the traveling...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:18 AM
For today's live event, we'll be broadcasting from the Orlando Science Center and getting a preview of the new traveling exhibit, "Zoom Into Nano," a look at how scientists view and make things that are too small to see.
Tune in at noon to see the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Some of the biggest names in mixed martial arts are coming to Orlando next week when UFC makes its debut at the Amway Center.
On April 19, the downtown arena will host a series of Ultimate Fighting Championship matches, featuring Fabricio Werdum and...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:23 AM
On Day Four of Orlando Sentinel Live, we go to a place where the TVs are black-and-white and the cars are pure muscle.
In honor of Throwback Thursday, we're going to the Mount Dora Museum of Speed. Housed in a replica Art Deco building, the attraction...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Ice cream for lunch? Yes, please.
For the final day of Orlando Sentinel Live, I head out to Allen's Creamery & Coffee House in Windermere for a sundae. Or should I say a SUNDAE.
The locally-owned ice cream shop offers something called the Allen's...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Here's the rare Orlando-oriented "ear" pun that doesn't involve Mickey Mouse.
Orlando Science Center will play host to the DiscovEARy Zone, a traveling exhibit that promotes hearing-loss awareness -- particularly among young people -- this weekend....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Here's a new way to help the Central Florida arts community — help yourself when buying tickets to Orlando's touring Broadway shows.
United Arts of Central Florida, in the midst of its annual Campaign for the Arts fundraiser, this week expanded...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Orlando Science Center will play host to Science Challenge, a competition of science-fair winners, on Saturday.
The event has more than 120 participants who are first-place winners in all science categories for middle and high schools in county...