| Nov 29, 2012
Gov. Rick Scott talks to the media Thursday in Miami. Photo credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED: In local public-affairs programming this weekend: ***Gov. Rick Scott is a guest on “Political Connections,” which airs at...
| Feb 20, 2013
The extension will roughly follow the old railbed from San Sebastian Trailhead on State Road 436 southwest to Maitland Boulevard, according to Sentinel writer Martin E. Comas. It will connect to an existing 3/4-mile segment that runs west from Bear Lake...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 2:48 PM
Fuddy Meers is just the right sort of show to help Parliament House's Footlight Theater, best known for drag shows and gay-themed entertainment, branch out into full-length, more-mainstream fare.
An R-rated comedy full of wacky characters seen through...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Give Joe Labon a vehicle — a Ferrari or a Mercedes-Benz passenger van or even an old Chevy Caprice — and he'll find a way to soup it up, trick it out or simply make it more fun to drive.
He loves cars. Always has. When he was 15 years old,...
| Oct 7, 2011
Dinner or a snack is likely rolling up to a location near you as the mobile-food vendors phenomenon keeps on trucking across the country.
Food trucks and mobile kitchens are not new, but with the Food Network's the "Great Food Truck Race" and the Cooking...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 9:39 AM
Seventeen CiCi’s Pizza locations are joining together to say “thank you” to their guests in the Orlando area this Friday.
All day Friday, Oct. 7, the below CiCi’s locations are offering a special $1.99 guest appreciation buffet...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 1:35 PM
Gatorland will give free admission to Florida teachers, plus one guest apiece, throughout September and October, the longstanding attraction announced Thursday.
Public- and private-school teachers must present a photo ID and pay stub from one of the...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 2:24 PM
As a gymnastics coach, Jaime Alberto Gomez believed in his young athletes when they could not believe in themselves. He taught them to eat right, stay in shape and confront their fears. He helped many people reach new heights, on and off the gymnastics...
| May 25, 2011
| 9:07 AM
Things are, well, zipping right along for new Central Florida zipline attractions. Zip Orlando has opened for business in Kissimmee, and Gatorland has set a date for the opening of its Screamin' Gator Zip Line.
The Zip Orlando course is located...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 6:28 PM
An Orlando teen was arrested on a murder charge today in connection to a triple shooting at the InTown Suites last month.
Tovaris Antonio Grant, 18, was booked into the Orange County Jail this afternoon on a charge of first-degree murder with a firearm...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 7:26 AM
Gatorland is making final preparations for the debut of its Screamin' Gator Zip Line, an aerial cable course that skirts the edges and flies over animal habitats of the theme park. Its official opening date is June 16, but the website says it's...