| Mar 15, 2014
| 12:53 PM
PLAYER OF YEAR
Joel Berry II
Lake Highland, 6-1, Sr.
The Buzz: Berry led Highlanders to repeat Class 4A state title and three-peats as Player of the Year. The North Carolina signee led LHP in scoring (24.5 ppg), assists (4.3) and steals (2.4) and...
| 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 29, 2014
| 9:11 AM
EA Sports has released the trailer and release date for the highly anticipated Madden NFL 15 video game.
The latest edition in the top-selling football series will release Aug. 26 in North America and Aug. 29 in Europe, the Maitland-based company...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 11:48 AM
One-hundred yards to go and Special Olympian Monica Hernandez started sprinting.
With a torch extended into the air from her left hand, Hernandez, 26, of Oviedo, crossed the finish line as more than a dozen Seminole County law enforcement officers...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Three hundred elementary schools -- and likely at least a handful in Central Florida -- will have to add an hour to their day next year, using the time for extra reading instruction, under the budget the Florida Legislature just approved. For the past two...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:01 PM
State transportation officials said that a SunRail train has collided with a car at Packwood Avenue in Maitland.
Media reports say a woman in a black sedan was hit and cut out of her vehicle.
The crash is near Orlando Avenue at Packwood Avenue.
| May 6, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Central Florida often ranks as the nation's riskiest area for pedestrians, but at least one group says Orlando does better when it comes to bicyclists.
This year, Orlando made a list of 11 bike-friendly communities in Florida, which moved to 28th from...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Even if you don't struggle with mental illness, odds are someone close to you does. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, nearly 60 million Americans experience a mental-health condition every year, and mental illness affects at least a...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:07 AM
The Orlando Magic may have struck out in the NBA Draft Lottery, but they are offering fans a big jackpot:
How about $100,000?
It's called, appropriately enough, “Guess the Draft Order 2014.” The contest will reward a lucky fan who can...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
By now, it would seem that just about anyone living or working in downtown Orlando or any town north to DeBary in Volusia County has seen the brightly colored SunRail commuter train rolling along the tracks.
Back and forth the locomotive and two...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:30 AM
If your town is holding elections today and you're thinking about sitting it out, let me tell you why that is a bad idea:
You're giving up your say about who leads your city. And that is the most powerful elected job around. That's right -- more...