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  • Alex Fong: Photonics plays a growing role in computing, medicine

    Alex Fong: Photonics plays a growing role in computing, medicine
    Alex Fong, 49, is a physicist and president of the Florida Photonics Cluster, an industry advocacy group in Orlando. He is an executive with the Orlando unit of Gooch and Housego PLC, a company based in Great Britain. Fong received an MBA degree from...
  • Brain-eating amoeba victim: Sanford boy 'a ray of light'

    Brain-eating amoeba victim: Sanford boy 'a ray of light'
    Jordan Cole Smelski was a "ray of light," a charismatic 11-year-old who loved the outdoors and excelled in academics. Services are planned this week for the beloved Sanford boy who died recently after he was infected by a brain-eating amoeba while on...
  • City of Orlando searches for ways to spruce up I-4 underpasses

    If you look beneath the dozen Interstate 4 overpasses as the highway snakes through downtown Orlando, you'll see hundreds of dimly lit parking spaces and not much else. But might there be more someday? It's something that urban planners have talked...
  • Canvs strikes formal partnership with UCF, Rollins

    Canvs strikes formal partnership with UCF, Rollins
    Downtown Orlando’s newest coworking space, Canvs, is set to open in early August with Rollins College and University of Central Florida as formal partners. The partnership, announced today, includes a formal internship program where local students...
  • Tourism group pushes to ease travel-visa restrictions

    Tourism group pushes to ease travel-visa restrictions
    If you listen to Oren Lotringer, Central Florida could become a hotbed for Israeli tourism. It has theme parks, shopping, outdoor adventures and plenty of hotels for Israeli families looking for a taste of the U.S. — all the ingredients his...
  • Commentary: U.S. is embracing soccer, whether you like it or not

    Commentary: U.S. is embracing soccer, whether you like it or not
    The World Cup comes around every four years and consistently does two things in the United States: It makes soccer briefly mainstream, and it awakens columnists who declare the sport never will be permanently mainstream. But to look at the World Cup...
  • Leesburg to host two games between Florida Collegiate Summer League and Korean teams

    LEESBURG — The Florida Collegiate Summer League is set to host an international baseball competition — including two games in Leesburg — in August between an all-star team of selected league players and top college baseball players...
  • As private security grows in Florida, so do gun incidents involving guards

    As private security grows in Florida, so do gun incidents involving guards
    More than 100,000 private-security guards patrol Florida's neighborhoods and businesses — more than twice the number of law-enforcement officers statewide. As the private-security industry continues to grow in the Sunshine State, so do the...
  • Cops: Man found dead with gunshot wounds after I-4 crash

    Cops: Man found dead with gunshot wounds after I-4 crash
    A shooting and crash on Interstate 4 early Saturday morning left one man dead, three witnesses covered in blood and another man charged with homicide, police said. The deadly shooting occurred inside a vehicle on the interstate near State Road 436,...
  • Online map shows wildfire risk in Florida

    Online map shows wildfire risk in Florida
    Want to know whether your home is next to a hot spot for wildfire? One of the easiest ways to find out is by checking a new map posted online that offers users the choice of searching by address or cruising via cursor across a neighborhood or region....
  • 76ers' Noel scores 19 in pro debut

    The Sports Xchange 76ers' Noel scores 19 in pro debut Nerlens Noel was impressive in his professional debut for the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday, scoring 19 points in an NBA Summer League game against the Orlando Magic. Noel, who was held out all...