| Apr 9, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Robert Lenox Dwight, a retired engineer who founded the National Electronics Museum and was active in the Assateague Coastal Trust and the Cylburn Arboretum, died of pneumonia March 22 at Baywoods of Annapolis. He was 91 and had lived on Gibson Island....
| Apr 13, 2014
The new Artisan's Table in downtown Orlando has a lot going for it.
The location off Orange Avenue is prime for downtown workers, concertgoers and sports fans headed to Amway Center and visitors staying at the nearby Grand Bohemian. Yes, the three...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 12:01 PM
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida House passed a plan Friday to expand the state's school-voucher program, although it no longer raises the cap on how much tax money could be used to support low-income students in private schools.
Instead, the bill, HB...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 3:37 AM
Oscar-winner Susan Sarandon explained the secret of her long-running success during a Friday night appearance at the Florida Film Festival.
"I'm just a very good listener. That was sexy on screen," Sarandon, 67, told an audience at the Enzian in...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:33 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Southwest Ranches describes itself glowingly as a rural, Old Florida time-warp of a town near Fort Lauderdale, complete with “donkeys braying, roosters crowing, and no sidewalks.”
But the farming community of 7,000 on the...
| Jan 31, 2014
Today we reveal the winners of the Orlando Sentinel's 16th annual Foodie Awards, our readers' favorite places to eat and drink in 2013. I have noted my picks, too, but the main focus is your take on Central Florida's dining scene.
I have covered food at...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:34 PM
The wolf's stare is mesmerizing, almost hypnotic.
Winter Park sophomore Emily Nix brought the picture to life through the point of her pencil. She drew it last summer after finding a photo through a Google search.
"Drawing brings me happiness," Nix...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Technology entrepreneur Philip Holt has assumed an intriguing role in Orlando’s business community with his most recent projects.
Holt has been one of the region’s most visible tech entrepreneurs for years. But now he’s also at the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Before summer sets in and you lose your bragging rights about Central Florida's weather, you can grab at least one last slice of spring by riding the region's expanding system of bike trails.
Whether you like your ride close to home, heart-racing...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Technology entrepreneur Philip Holt took a detour in the online-game business late last year — one he says is paying off now with lucrative deals for his startup once known as Row Sham Bow Inc.
The former chief of EA Sports' Maitland operation...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Chef George Vogelbacher, who has been in professional kitchens most of his life, has flirted with retirement but that rarely lasts. Longtime residents know him from Winter Park's legendary Le Cordon Bleu & Harper's Tavern, a landmark establishment that...