| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:54 PM
W.T. Bland Public Library in Mount Dora will present Reading Romance Expo, which will celebrate Florida romance authors and their books, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the library, 1995 N. Donnelly St.
Contemporary, historical, inspirational,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Sonnentag Theatre at the IceHouse announces
Auditions by Appointment for the classic comedy,
Arsenic and Old Lace
Monday & Tuesday, July 21 & 22: 7 pm – 9:30 pm
[Mount Dora, FL] The IceHouse will hold auditions for the classic comedy,...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:12 AM
An internal report by UCF said the state’s GrowFL economic devlopment program created several thousand jobs and added hundreds of millions to the state economy in two years – fiscal years 2012-13.
Here’s some of the numbers from the...
| Apr 27, 2014
Angel's Soul Food & BBQ has a long history in Central Florida. The original restaurant is a Sanford icon with killer food, but it is small and has limited hours and counter service only.
Now there's a larger Angel's spinoff in Mount Dora. With a growing...
| May 2, 2014
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...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Seminole County voters' approval of a penny sales-tax hike that starts Jan. 1 is good news for the county's trails system. The tax can be used to build new trails, and several plans are in the works. Here's a summary from Seminole public-works official...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:29 PM
LEESBURG — Spending time at mom and dad's house during her summer break from UF is the most perfect setting for Elizabeth Fechtel as she prepares for the next year in the spotlight and all that comes with being Miss Florida.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Ice cream for lunch? Yes, please.
For the final day of Orlando Sentinel Live, I head out to Allen's Creamery & Coffee House in Windermere for a sundae. Or should I say a SUNDAE.
The locally-owned ice cream shop offers something called the Allen's...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Wow Central Florida, you really, really love Park Avenue in Winter Park.
Earlier this week, I posted the video "14 Signs You're Spending Too Much Time on Park Avenue", and so far it's been viewed more than 10,000 times and shared on Facebook more...
| Oct 18, 2013
Pizza is a year-round comfort food favorite, but I'd wager there's an uptick in demand with fall tailgates and after-school activities.
But for those who live with food allergies, even simple comfort foods, such as pizza, are off the table. For example,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:48 AM
Florida Athletic Coaches Association
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...