| May 4, 2013
| 9:02 PM
United Arts of Central Florida's annual public-fundraising campaign had its strongest result in five years, officials said, beating its 2013 goal by almost $390,000.
Individuals donated $1.96 million to the three-month fund drive that supports more than...
| May 6, 2013
| 10:10 AM
The Orlando Science Center is planning a monument-groundbreaking event that will honor Red Tail pilots of the Tuskegee Airmen at 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Three Red Tail pilots from World War II are scheduled to be in attendance. Leo Gray, George Hardy and Hiram...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Orlando Science Center will welcome Stormtroopers, Jedi knights, six R2-D2 units and other characters as a farewell to its "Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination" exhibit.
The droids, presented by the R2 Builders Club, along with costumed members...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Five Central Florida students who've already won top awards at county and state science fairs will compete this weekend in the Dr. Nelson Ying Science Competition.
The five competing for the "Ying Prize" will explain their research to a panel of judges ...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:15 AM
The corks will pop at 6 p.m. Thursday for Reading Between the Wines, a benefit for the Adult Literacy League, at the Orlando Science Center. Tickets are $75. Call 407-422-1540 or check out adultliteracyleague.org for information. In the meantime, let's...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Orlando Science Center will participate in the first nationwide Celebrate Science With Sid the Science Kid event with movie presentations this weekend.
"Sid the Science Kid" is a computer-animated PBS series produced by the Jim Henson Company. "Sid...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Orlando Science Center is presenting a limited run of National Geographic Movies' "The Last Lions" this weekend.
The movie, set in Botswana, follows a lionness's challenge in protecting her young. It takes place in an area that's one of the last...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Orlando Science Center will play host to a tournament for the Super Smash Bros. Brawl video game, organized by Powder Keg Games, on Friday.
Registration is capped at 32 players, and registration begins at 6:30 p.m. The competition will run from 7 p.m....
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:59 AM
We’re just three months into 2013, and we are bursting with theme-park developments. And this is supposed to be the slow season. Instead of waiting nine months to compile a year-in-review post, I’ve decided to make quarterly reports that...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:13 AM
It's the beginning of April, but the end is near for two productions at Disney's Hollywood Studios and one exhibit at Orlando Science Center. Meanwhile, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival and Universal's Mardi Gras keep calm and carry on....
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Where to go / what to do this week at Orlando theme parks. + Celebrity narrators this week at Epcot's Candlelight Processional: Neil Patrick Harris (Monday), Lorraine Bracco (Tuesday-Thursday), Chita Rivera (Friday-Sunday). Show times are 5 p.m., 6:45 p....