| Aug 17, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Orlando-based Williams Co. Southeast has broken ground for Prologis' 124,000-square-foot Building 600, a distribution center at Beltway Commerce Center in Orlando.
"I think the big deal here is that the industrial market is back," said Williams...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.
Community Unity Festival: Backpack giveaway, exercise programs, games, entertainment and a DJ, live music by LA Robinson and Streetlife. 9 a.m. Saturday,...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:31 AM
The A&H Museums — Maitland has an extensive lineup of exhibitions and events, including the return of Art31, its monthlong celebration of art and culture. The A&H also gets into the Charles Dickens spirit, with a yuletide transformation of its...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 7:14 AM
When I think of "art" in Orlando, I think of downtown, Winter Park and Maitland and the museums, galleries and events they offer.
The tourist-town areas around International Drive rarely come to mind, but that's about to change, beginning with two...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Zynga, the company behind such games as Farmville and Words With Friends, has signed a lease for office space in Maitland.
Real estate development company Emerson International confirmed the lease for Zynga, of 5,203 square feet at 2600 Maitland...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Apopka calls itself "The indoor foliage capital of the world," which sounds like something Christopher Guest made up for a mockumentary about local government.
Mayor Joe Kilsheimer wants to rebrand his city, and I don't blame him.
Apopka can still...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:28 PM
Zynga, the maker of games like Words With Friends and Farmville, will develop a golf game at its new Orlando studio. The company has signed Tiger Woods as a partner to endorse the new mobile game.
Called Zynga Sports 365, the new arm of the company will...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:33 PM
GARY ALEXANDER YATES, 67, Leesburg, died Tuesday. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.
HELEN WADKINS DYKES, 78, Groveland, died Tuesday. Woodlawn Funeral Home, Gotha.
DENNIS ADKINSON, 59, Orlando, died Saturday. Dove Funeral Home, Orlando....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:15 AM
On August 26 Central Florida Republicans will pick congressional candidates in three Central Florida districts, including one in which a longtime incumbent faces opposition.
Eleven-term incumbent U.S. Rep. John Mica, Winter Park, faces...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:37 PM
KATHLEEN TAYLOR, 56, Mims, died Friday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville.
JAKE LERAY BROWN, 38, Mount Dora, died Sunday. Marvin C. Zanders Funeral Home, Apopka.
ALTA M. DESCHENES, 88, Leesburg, died Tuesday. Cremation Choices,...
| Jul 8, 2014
Con el apoyo de muchos y el escepticismo de otros, varios proyectos multimillonarios de transporte en la Florida Central avanzan a toda velocidad -- por las vías del tren, por las calles en autobús y en autopistas más amplias.
En mayo del próximo año...