| Nov 11, 2013
| 9:12 AM
D’Cota Dixon was an expected visitor at Bright House Networks Stadium on Saturday night, but he was not spotted on the sideline prior to UCF’s 19-14 victory over Houston.
There was a good reason, however.
The New Smyrna Beach athlete did...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Where in Orlando is 'Tomorrowland' star George Clooney today?
The Hollywood A-lister is rumored to be in Central Florida shooting scenes to the Walt Disney sci-fi flick "Tomorrowland," which is due out next year.
In the past few days, film crews, as...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:17 PM
Class 8A, District 2 at Spruce Creek
Lake Mary 62, Orange City University 19
Port Orange Spruce Creek 49, Lake Brantley 36
Lyman 56, DeLand 49
Seminole 58, Hagerty 42
Seminole 52, Lyman 47.
Spruce Creek 51, Lake Mary 43....
| Jan 5, 2014
Outriggers Tiki Bar and Grille in New Smyrna Beach has upped the ante for upscale-casual waterfront dining in east Volusia County. It's a diamond in the rough with lots of potential.
The restaurant is part of a multimillion-dollar marina project that...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:15 PM
D'Cota Dixon isn't exactly sure how UCF stacks up against his other top scholarship offers from the likes of Michigan State, Wisconsin and Louisville.
What he does know is that the Knights have a good shot at landing his services and he'll be on...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 6:56 PM
D’Cota Dixon thinks he would be just fine making a transition to the colder environment of the Big Ten Conference. He’s braved the cold twice with recruiting visits to Michigan State and Wisconsin, the latter coming this past weekend when snow...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 1:47 PM
The Soda Fountain, an ice cream parlor and gift shop, has opened in Orlando's College Park at 2525 Edgewater Drive. The new sweet stop at Bryn Mawr Street is open 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Saturday. For more information, call 407-476-7832 or check them out...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:57 AM
While more seasonally inclined states are waiting for snow to signal holiday cheer, Florida is stringing icicle lights on its palm trees. And even though the holiday decorations are strung up much sooner every year, at least these festivals -- complete...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Check out festivals and events in January across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 29, 2013 - Jan. 5 2014: Carillon...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:42 PM
At first glance, "Field to Feast: Recipes Celebrating Florida Farmers, Chefs, and Artisans" looks like your standard-issue cookbook.
First glances can be so deceiving.
This 300-page book by Pam Brandon, Katie Farmand and Heather McPherson is much more...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 11:41 AM
The Song Peddler belted the ballads of Billy Joel from his converted bicycle-baby grand as the autumn sun settled upon the weather worn bricks of Flagler Ave.
A local teen danced in the colorful rhythms of her future hoop. Children ran in and out of the...