| Oct 27, 2013
| 10:38 AM
After a shakeout in recent years, Central Florida's laser eye-surgery technology industry – once bustling with many companies – has only a few left today. But one of them, LensAR Inc., is gaining prominence on a global scale.
| Jan 20, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Walt Disney World's Wilderness Lodge has rejoined AAA's prestigious four-diamond list, one of only seven Florida properties to be added to the list this year.
The hotel, inspired by turn-of-the-century national park lodges, is known for its log-cabin...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Orlando Magic CEO Alex Martins said Wednesday that the franchise still doesn't make a profit, despite a claim to the contrary by Forbes.
In its annual estimate of NBA franchise values, Forbes listed the Magic's annual operating income — the team's...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:11 PM
The Orlando Magic played one of their best 12-minute stretches of the entire season Wednesday night. From the final minute or so of the third quarter until the final minute or so of the fourth, a group primarily made up of youngsters Tobias Harris,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Three Orlando International Airport workers were taken to the hospital after being exposed to formaldehyde this morning.
Around 4:25 a.m. four workers noticed vapors coming from a bag in the security screening area of the checked baggage claim at OIA,...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Federal agents said they were tipped that a Brazilian couple vacationing in Florida were planning on running a credit card fraud operation during their travels in Orlando.
Throughout September and October, federal court records show, agents turned to...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Pinecrest Preparatory Charter School in Orange County has made a big turnaround, going from what would have been an "F"grade in its first year (it was too small to be officially graded) to a current grade of "A."
With a new principal, but many of the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Today's column is all about the people who make Orlando what it is.
I call them local characters.
Over the weekend, Sam Behr of "Tires ain't pretty" fame died and it got me thinking. Who are the people today who are leaving a big impression like Sam...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:18 AM
The Orlando Aviation Authority is set to recognize an Orlando priest for his work with travelers at the city's main airport, the Diocese of Orlando said today.
Father Robert Susann has ministered to airport staffers, airline staff and passengers for a...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:36 PM
As Tuesday's income-tax deadline looms, experts have a word of caution for procrastinators: Filing your return at the last minute can be hazardous to your financial health.
Rushing to file leaves taxpayers especially vulnerable to making math errors,...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Joel Rosado sprinted to the scene as soon as he heard the screeches and saw a black Toyota Solara plow into the Goldenrod Road KinderCare, where a 4-year-old girl lay dying and 14 others were injured.
"We could see the teachers were, like, panicking,"...