| 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...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Admission to Orlando Science Center will be $5 on Sunday, March 2.
All of the museum's usual offerings -- exhibits, programs and 3-D films -- will be available. Usual admission is $19 ($13 for ages 3-11). Operating hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:00 AM
If you're like me, you may still be dealing with plans for Spring Break and spring sports and spring schedules. But pick up the pace (that's my advice to myself) because it's summer camp sign-up time, never mind if actual summer is months away.
| May 28, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Orlando Science Center again will charge $5 for admission for a day. Five bucks per person will get folks into the museum on Sunday, June 1.
The usual price is $19 ($13 for ages 3-11).
The Walmart $5 Day gives access to the museum’s big-screen...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 1:58 PM
When Gov. Rick Scott signed the state budget today, he made a lot of Central Florida arts groups happy. More than $5 million will benefit arts and cultural programs in Orange, Seminole, Lake, Osceola and Volusia counties under the 2014-15 budget.
| May 15, 2014
| 9:24 AM
WHAT: Literature's little monkey is back at Orlando Science Center. The "Curious George: Let's Get Curious!" exhibit, which passed through the museum in 2011, begins its return engagement Saturday. The exhibit, set where George and The Man with the Yellow...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Let's go ahead and use positive thinking and assuming that the weather is about to get better. Here are some happenings at area theme parks and attractions to take in before you settle into Super Bowl mode.
+ As scheduled, SeaWorld's Bands, Brew & BBQ...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 12:02 PM
It’s not every day that people can play a life-sized Angry Birds game on the front lawn at the Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control plant.
In the name of Take Your Child to Work Day, access to the plant was broadened on Thursday for a brief...