| Aug 2, 2014
| 9:55 AM
A three-car collision on Maitland Boulevard killed a 22-year-old man and left a young woman with serious injuries Saturday morning, officials said.
Kyle Raymond Lowe, of Ocoee, was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was driving west on Maitland...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:23 PM
As deputies intensified the ground search for a missing west Orange girl, dozens of friends and family members gathered to march and beg the community to help bring Alexandria Chery home.
Hundreds more took to social media using the hashtag...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:30 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Gov. Rick Scott signed the state's $77 billion budget nearly two months ago. But Monday, his office announced how $15.9 million of it would be spent on 11 sections of the bike-trail known as the "Coast to Coast Connector" in Central...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:54 AM
And they're off: Central Florida's first Trader Joe's opened its doors this morning, and more than 300 eager customers streamed in to check out the inexpensive wines and famed selection of private-label foods.
Inside the Winter Park store, music...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 9:33 AM
There is plenty of cheating in Celebration and adultery in Altamonte Springs, according to data collected from an online dating website.
New data from AshleyMadison.com, a dating website designed for people already in relationships, has revealed the 10...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:49 AM
Chefs, farmers, seafood purveyors and artisans gathered at Orlando's East End Market Monday night to pledge to promote local foods. The unprecedented gathering of Central Florida's top culinary artisans culminated in the signing of a food "Manifesto," a...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Smart, dedicated and eager, Officer Robert German could have opted to join a large Central Florida police department and climb the ranks.
But German, 31, loved the little southwest Orange County town of Windermere. He wanted to make a difference in...
| 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...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:37 PM
Here are three recipes that showcase Florida blueberries, plus a list at the end on where to pick fruit in Central Florida. Save the first recipe for your Fourth of July celebrations. But before I send you out to the market and into the kitchen, here's my...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Antibiotics, pesticides and hormones are not on anyone's grocery list, yet they are standard fare in the foods we eat.
But that is changing in Central Florida and across the state, as buying organic becomes easier, and grocers such as Publix, Whole...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
An attorney has paid $1 million for the historic Britt Mansion in Winter Garden, intending to use it as a law office while retaining historic character.
Joe Ort, of the Ort Law Firm, will relocate six employees from Ocoee to the mansion. BankFIRST ...