| Feb 26, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Several Central Florida restaurants have recognized for no safety or sanitation violations within the past year. The clean team includes Cafe O Beach, 1616 Highway A1A, Satellite Beach; Grab-A-Dog, 2270 Vindale Road, Tavares; Courtyard Pool Bar, 4461...
| Dec 12, 2012
I'm ticked off because I received a notice that implies government compliance when in fact it is merely insurance coverage for unexpected repairs. These stalker companies should be ashamed!
Why do parents allow a child to carry a long toy such as a sword...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:56 PM
Harford Community College was recently designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance 2-Year Education (CAE/2Y) by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). HCC was one of 11 new...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:00 PM
On Thursday, Walt Disney World cast members will donate thousands of school supplies to Central Florida students.
Superintendents from Orange, Seminole, Osceola, Lake and Polk counties will be on hand as buses from their school districts are loaded...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Disney this summer will truly become the happiest place on Earth for Starbucks devotees, who will no longer have to suffer caffeine withdrawal when they visit some of the mouse-eared amusement parks.
In June, the first of six Starbucks cafes will open at...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Mike Daisey is a keen cultural observer with a ruthless streak. In "American Utopias," the neo-Spalding Gray's latest monologue, Daisey even takes on the "It's a Small World" ride at Walt Disney World. "It looks like a 1950s game show threw up on itself,"...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Staring down a pile of dirty pots and pans is no way to end Thanksgiving Day.
And for many celebrants, T-day is simply a single day off from the workweek. To avoid the Friday leftover energy crash, consider eating out this year.
| May 30, 2012
| 11:29 PM
BRAWLEY — Isaiah Martinez is only 13 years old, but he already knows he wants to be a doctor in sports medicine and study at the University of Texas.
He received a sizeable scholarship to help him realize his dream recently.
The eighth-grader at...
| Aug 29, 2012
Last June, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) gave a presentation in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. titled, "New Developments in Occupant Protection - Small Overlap Crash Test." Sounds a bit dry, you say?
In reality, it's anything but. This new...
| Mar 9, 2013
There was a time when I would have considered a trip to a baseball park without a visit to the hot-dog stand as something close to sacrilege.
That was before the crab-cake sandwiches entered the picture.
At Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, spring...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 7:34 AM
For Central Florida music fans, "Heavy and Light" concerts to raise awareness for the nonprofit support organization To Write Love On Her Arms are already an annual tradition.
This year, the event has expanded into a national tour, which concludes its...