| Sep 28, 2014
Bridge closures on the New River in Fort Lauderdale would more than double under All Aboard Florida's proposed passenger service. But the length of each closure would be shorter.
It's a similar story on the Loxahatchee River in Jupiter, where bridge...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Lockheed Martin Corp. has sealed a deal that will make Orlando Interntional Airport the first U.S. airport to use Lockheed's high-speed flight-demand forecasting software, the company said Monday.
Financial terms of the deal were not available.
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Private guards will take over security at Orlando Sanford International Airport early next year — a move U.S. Rep. John Mica and airport Director Larry Dale predict will result in more passenger-friendly service and shorter lines.
But even with...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The case for recess
How sad that some elementary-school principals find no value in recess for young students. For centuries, the notion that a healthy body is necessary for a healthy mind has been accepted by most educated people.
| Aug 24, 2014
Louise and Michael Garvey were soaking wet and covered with mud, and they wouldn't have had it any other way.
The Orange County couple were among hundreds of volleyball enthusiasts who got dirty for charity Saturday at the 22nd annual March of Dimes...
| Aug 12, 2014
Over the past few weeks, there's been a lot of discussion about All Aboard Florida, the high-speed passenger rail service designed to link Miami and Orlando.
While most of the conversation centers on how the proposed train might affect communities to our...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
It has been more than six months since a Norwegian discount air carrier applied to federal authorities for permission to begin operating low-cost flights between European and U.S. cities, including Orlando.
This week Norwegian Air International got...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Osceola County and Central Florida's Deseret Ranches, one of the nation's biggest cattle operations, will lay formal groundwork as soon as this week for a metropolis of tomorrow so large it nearly defies imagination.
Including large chunks of nature and...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:41 PM
A Jet Blue plane headed from JFK Airport in New York to Orlando International Airport had to return to JFK after it hit a bird on Saturday morning, a spokeswoman said.
The plane landed safely and the 144 passengers were put on another plane. That plane...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Over the past few weeks, there's been a lot of discussion about All Aboard Florida, the high-speed passenger-rail service designed to link Miami and Orlando.
While most of the conversation centers on how the proposed train might affect communities to...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Chuck Waldron never really thought much about the automated people-movers at Orlando International Airport, even though he has ridden them countless times.
"It seems to work quite efficiently. I get on, I get a handrail and enjoy the ride," said...