| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Meteorologists with the National Weather Service have issued a severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Orange and Osceola counties — and warn that funnel clouds and hail are possible this evening.
The Weather Service said in an alert that a severe...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Gun safety or control?
Mary Sanchez on Sunday demonstrated the meaning of elasticity ("Put politics aside, treat gun safety as public-health issue"). You have to hand it to the liberal columnist: No fact will remain unstretched in her zest to enact gun-...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Opposition continued to grow Tuesday against the train system that would link Orlando International Airport to South Florida.
State Sen. Thad Altman, R-Melbourne, announced he would seek an opinion from Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi on whether an...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:26 AM
Geesh, what some folks won't do to avoid all those recent passenger leg room fights in airliners ... and also get a great price break.
Ex-convict Demetrice Hall apparently had no fear of heights or tight spaces: He managed to burrow his way under a...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 12:33 PM
A series of eight hearings have been set for October and November in Central Florida and along the East Coast to listen to public comments about the planned train system that would link Miami with Orlando International Airport.
Sponsored by the...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:26 PM
A former Volusia County businessman said Wednesday he could start building a multimillion-dollar magnetically-levitated train at no taxpayer expense as early as next year.
But Tony Morris of American Maglev still has to obtain government approval and...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 7:52 AM
Siemens announced Thursday that All Aboard Florida has selected it to build locomotives and passenger coaches for the planned rail line from Orlando to Miami.
The trains will be built for maximum speed of 125 mph and will be assembled at Siemens’...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Qdoba Mexican Grill has closed in Maitland. There are six remaining franchises in Central Florida including Orlando International Airport, 1 Airport Blvd. in Orlando; 380 S. State Road 434 in Altamonte Springs; 423 N. Alafaya Trail in Orlando; UCF Student...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:51 AM
Arthur’s Creative Events & Catering; Food Glorious Food Catering; Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport and Puff ’n Stuff Catering have been chosen as preferred food providers and event hosts for the new Dr. Phillips Center for the...
| Nov 3, 2013
Open since 2010, Nona Tap Room has been drawing beer fans for the staggering 50 beers on draft. But food is no afterthought here. The menu is one of Central Florida's best, according to Orlando Sentinel readers who voted the east Orange County watering...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:53 PM
South Florida travelers frustrated by the limited and often expensive flight options to Orlando and Tallahassee could soon have another option for getting there.
Florida Express Jet Travel announced Monday that it plans to launch daily nonstop flights...