| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Wanzie Presents has announced its upcoming shows in the Footlight Theatre, located inside the Parliament House resort at 410 N Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando. As usual, the shows are heavy on laughs, with a comic Christmas offering in the mix.
| Jun 10, 2013
| 3:46 PM
An Orlando police officer shot and killed a 24-year-old man on Interstate 4 early Monday, shutting down the westbound lanes near Princeton Avenue for almost three hours during the morning traffic rush.
Police were attempting to make a traffic stop of...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 2:57 PM
A 25-year-old transgender individual from Jacksonville was arrested on South Orange Blossom Trail early Friday morning after a Florida Highway Patrol trooper saw the person dancing topless.
According to an arrest report, one driver and a motorcyclist...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Some of the people who fascinate me most are those who stop everything they are doing, midlife, to follow a calling.
The CEO who wants to teach kindergarten. The former Marine who becomes a social worker.
Here in Central Florida, I'm seeing a new...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:56 AM
Deniese Esters can't pass Goff's ice cream stand on Orange Blossom Trail without stopping for a cone.
A medium, vanilla cone dipped in chocolate to be exact.
"Every time I drive by," said Esters, who lives in Apopka. " Oh my God, Goff's ice cream, I...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 7:58 AM
We've entered the dog days of summer, and it's now that Florida residents can take advantage of the last days before school by heading out to the attractions.
Here's a list of discounts currently running around Central Florida.
-- Kennedy Space Center...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Those who fondly remember 1980s sitcom "The Facts of Life" may enjoy this raunchy send-up of the TV show about four teen girls coming of age.
Following a six-week run in South Florida, Jamie Morris's very-adult parody comes to the Parliament House's...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Gatorland is welcoming home 19 American alligators that were on loan to Busch Gardens in Tampa.
The animals, between 6 and 8 feet long apiece, outgrew their exhibit at the theme park. In Orlando, they'll have more elbow room: The females will be...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:30 AM
The Orlando Police Department is searching for a gunman Tuesday after a robbery at a local Dollar Tree.
The armed man stole an undetermined amount of cash from the 5760 N. Orange Blossom Trail location around 9:51 p.m. Monday, police said.
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:25 AM
The Orange County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide after a woman found her roommate dead.
The victim – a 46-year-old man – was found shot to death around 11:14 p.m. Tuesday night in his Dunwoodie Place apartment in the 1800 block...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Gatorland, the longtime Orange Blossom Trail attraction, has raised its ticket prices by $2 for adults and children.
General admission is now $26.99, $18.99 for ages 3 to 12. The increase took effect Sunday.
The 110-acre wildlife park's Florida-...