| Jun 30, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Alex Kinsey doesn't know when he'll finish his University of Central Florida degree. But he will return to UCF to perform as part of Alex & Sierra at the Aug. 21 Karmin concert.
Alex & Sierra, winners of "The X Factor," are a real-life couple who...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Central Florida singers Alex & Sierra are home, and the reality-show champs acknowledge they have something to prove.
Since winning "The X Factor" and a million-dollar recording contract in December, they have written more than 40 songs, mostly in...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:05 PM
WHAT: The University of Central Florida Art Gallery takes a look at American culture — especially its celebrities — in an exhibition of work by famed photographer Jack Mitchell.
Images from 1960-1995 are featured in Mitchell's black-and-...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 11:26 AM
If anyone knows how dangerous driving can be for teenagers, it's Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Kim Montes.
That's why Montes, the agency's spokeswoman for the Central Florida region, has laid down the law for her 16-year-old son: Wear your seat belt. Don'...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:37 AM
Been wondering about Alex & Sierra, the Central Florida duo that captivated viewers and won "The X Factor"?
Their single "Scarecrow," which is out now, goes to iTunes on Monday and their album will be out later this year, Sony Music says.
| Jun 18, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Former UCF star Blake Bortles is now officially an NFL quarterback.
Bortles signed his rookie contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars early Wednesday morning.
The four-year deal is worth a reported fully-guaranteed $20.6 million, including a $13.3...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:31 AM
Yellow Dog Eats, which first opened in Winter Park's Hidden Gardens enclave in 1996 and then moved to Gotha in 1999, will open a second eatery in New Smyrna Beach in the former Malony’s Oyster Bar space on historic Canal Street.
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Veteran blues guitarist Ernie Lancaster, a fixture for decades in Central Florida and beyond, is battling pancreatic cancer in Lake County.
Meanwhile, benefit shows continue to be organized to offer financial assistance to Lancaster, known for his...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The World Cup will continue to generate the most discussion this week, but programmers hope to spark interest in new prime-time series.
FX's dramatic "Tyrant" focuses on a California pediatrician who just happens to be the son of a Mideast dictator. The...
| Jun 7, 2014
Although the signature attraction is 13 miles of white-sand beaches, a visitor can be captivated in New Smyrna Beach without putting toes in the water.
Art galleries, museums, antiques shops, history and an array of laid-back bars and eateries compete...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 1:44 PM
If you want to see a great high-school football matchup every week in 2014, check out our checklist below.
If you want to know who the best team in the Sentinel's coverage area is, ask Boone coach Andy Johnson in about seven weeks. His Braves open the...