| Aug 9, 2014
It's good to be Snooty.
No, we're not talking about an attitude. This Snooty is the oldest manatee in captivity and the star attraction of the South Florida Museum in Bradenton, about three hours south of Orlando. Visitors can explore history, science...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Two days after a record-shattering showing at track and field's U.S. 20-and-under championships, 16-year-old Kaylin Whitney finally came back down to Earth and crashed in the comfort of her own bed.
Whitney slept into the afternoon Tuesday after...
| Jul 31, 2014
Como ya es tradición, la Feria de la Familia de Telemundo llegará a Kissimmee, esta vez el próximo 16 de agosto. Pero este año es el décimo aniversario y, además, el canal tiene nuevas caras en los puestos gerenciales, por lo que las sorpresas no podrán...
| Aug 6, 2014
Norberto Rivera traveled from South Florida to Orlando for a big celebration — one he has always dreamed about.
Rivera, 83, was one of 31 veterans from the 65th Infantry Regiment, also known as "Los Borinqueneers," gathered in the auditorium of...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:25 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: a tree grows where Hurricane Charley stormed through 10 years ago; massive red tide in the Gulf; and video of arrest of city commissioner aide.
1. Ten years ago Hurricane Charley barreled through...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Deloitte, the world’s largest accounting firm, confirmed Monday that its Deloitte Consulting arm is opening a new tech center in Lake Mary, with 1,000 new jobs.
Seminole County and the City of Lake Mary are planning to vote on a $1.7 million...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 2:32 PM
An Orlando man died early Monday in a three-car crash on State Road 528 that critically injured his passenger, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The driver, Anthony Joseph McCree, 27, lost control of his Cadillac SUV about 3 a.m. near the...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:44 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: a judge issued a temporary injunction against a Planned Parenthood clinic; unrest in Ferguson, Mo. continues; and Internet-privacy device iCloak gets more support.
1. A judge has issued a temporary...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:55 AM
Where can you dig up a dinosaur, take an airboat ride and fly a space mission? At the science center, of course, but here's where you've got decisions to make. Which one?
Florida has 21 museums that are part of the international Association of Science-...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:43 PM
The parents of the 26-year-old man killed in the FAMU hazing case did not feel like the sentence given to former drum major on Friday was strong enough.
Jarrod Deas was sentenced to five years probation and 100 hours of community service after pleading...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:17 AM
"Regrets, I've had a few," sings Frank Sinatra in the classic "My Way."
Me too, Frank, me too.
Paul Anka's lyrics continue with Ol' Blue Eyes singing "But then again, too few to mention." Although my regrets are also few in the grand scheme of things,...