| May 18, 2013
| 12:12 PM
When people think of gun violence, they typically think of a masked robber or a disturbed young man with an assault rifle and hundreds of rounds of ammunition.
In truth, the most common victim of fatal gun violence is a distraught man who, alone in a...
| May 21, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Gatorland is adding more than 70 animals -- including a 15-foot American crocodile known as Bonecrusher II -- to the attraction after purchasing the creatures from the recently closed Everglades Wonder Gardens in Bonita Springs.
New to Gatorland will be...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:42 AM
When Garry Postell opens his garage sale this weekend at his College Park home, he won’t be selling old blenders, lightly-used work-out equipment and other junk that nobody needs.
He'll have the music of Led Zeppelin, Miles Davis and Bob Dylan...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:22 PM
What should parents do to protect their children from video voyeurs like the one who shot upskirt videos of young girls at Best Buy?
As the Orange County Sheriff's Office continues to search for a man who shot pictures under little girls' skirts with...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 10:50 AM
The man deputies say stalked young girls and took cellphone photos and videos up their skirts at an Orlando-area Best Buy last month has been arrested.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office arrested 44-year-old James "Jimbo" Jones at his mother's home in...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This is the year of quinoa, by decree of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. The ancient grain is prominent in the cookery of many Central and South American countries.
Every time a new ethnic-cooking ingredient comes on the...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 12:11 PM
Metropolitan Bureau of Investigation agents raided a south Orange County pharmacy Tuesday and arrested two pharmacists who co-own the business on prescription drug trafficking charges.
The case against JR Pharmacy, located on Whisper Lakes Boulevard...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 5:53 AM
The traffic light turns green. As the driver slides a foot to the accelerator, a sudden blur sweeps into their peripheral vision. A cold stream of sweat shoots up the spine, and they slam on the brakes. The car lurches, narrowly avoiding hitting the...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 5:53 AM
Don't leave me. After the accident, the then-17-year-old always needed someone. Always.
Going to the store. I'm coming. Running next door. Wait for me. Cristyn Rochelle was tethered to her parents.
On the brink of adulthood, Cristyn regressed into...
| 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.
| Jul 20, 2013
| 9:52 AM
The easy part of improving Central Florida's most dangerous roads for pedestrians involves concrete — and officials say that time and money should bring the needed sidewalks, median islands, streetlights and crosswalks.
The tougher part:...