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  • Central Florida cultural groups see $5 million from state budget

     Central Florida cultural groups see $5 million from state budget
    When Gov. Rick Scott signed the state budget today, he made a lot of Central Florida arts groups happy. More than $5 million will benefit arts and cultural programs in Orange, Seminole, Lake, Osceola and Volusia counties under the 2014-15 budget. The...
  • UM football players 'at home' leading children through drills at camp

    UM football players 'at home' leading children through drills at camp
    MIAMI GARDENS - Calvin Heurtelou stood out during the wave drill. With a kid on his left and right, the 6-foot-3 Miami defensive lineman took quick, choppy steps forward and backward while following the football controlled by teammate Anthony Chickillo....
  • Sports Buzz: Can UCF's success help land more local football recruits?

    Sports Buzz: Can UCF's success help land more local football recruits?
    As was evidenced by the recent NFL Draft, the stock of local football talent is on the rise and UCF could certainly benefit from landing more hometown stars like the quarterback they snagged back in 2010 by the name of Blake Bortles. The former Oviedo...
  • Barbecue guide covers Orlando, Central Florida

    Barbecue guide covers Orlando, Central Florida
    If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire. In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
  • What's the most popular baseball team in Central Florida? Answer may surprise you

    What's the most popular baseball team in Central Florida? Answer may surprise you
    What's the most popular major-league baseball team in Central Florida? If you guessed the Atlanta Braves, strike one. If you guessed the Tampa Bay Rays, strike two. If you guessed the Miami Marlins … c’mon, you deserve to be sent down...
  • TFA's Garrett Williams commits to Clemson over FSU, Auburn and Stanford | Video

    TFA's Garrett Williams commits to Clemson over FSU, Auburn and Stanford | Video
    Orlando First Academy tight end Garrett Williams committed to Clemson on Monday during a speakerphone conversation with Tigers head football coach Dabo Swinney. His family and friends gathered at the TFA athletic department office to watch Williams...
  • Video: Best of Central Florida prom pictures

    Video: Best of Central Florida prom pictures
    It's high school prom season here in Central Florida, and the Orlando Sentinel has been documenting selected area proms for our 2014 Prom Season page. Since April, thousands of teenagers from Apopka to Leesburg to South Lake High School have dressed to...
  • Spring football games schedule and results

    Spring football games schedule and results
    Thursday, May 15 Foundation 28, Orangewood Christian 7 Lake Minneola 28, Lecanto 0 Oak Ridge at Lake Nona, canceled (weather) Friday, May 16 Naples St. John Neumann 34, Master’s Academy 0 Mount Dora Bible 34, Legacy Charter 14 Chiefland 28,...
  • Artwork inspired by Barbie dolls to be exhibited in Leesburg

    LEESBURG — People don't usually think of art when they think of the Barbie doll, but Amy Griffin did. When Griffin, executive director of the Leesburg Center for the Arts, had a collection of the pert and popular dolls donated for use in an...
  • FACA District 8 football team (Lake, Sumter and Citrus counties)

    FACA District 8 football team (Lake, Sumter and Citrus counties)
    Florida Athletic Coaches Association All-District team These teams were selected by votes of coaches within the counties represented, Note the selection process is impacted by the coaches who attended the selection meeting and who are members of the...
  • Colorful Lake Circuit Judge Jerry Lockett, who sentenced seven men to death, dies

    Colorful Lake Circuit Judge Jerry Lockett, who sentenced seven men to death, dies
    As the body was carried out of the house, retired Tavares lawyer Jerri Blair rose to her feet on the front porch to deliver one final salute as he passed by. She snapped it off just the way former Circuit Judge Jerry T. Lockett liked it, so he'd know...