| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:46 PM
CNN Latino is going away later this month, a victim of the bottom line.
"CNN Latino was a bold effort to continue CNN’s commitment to the U.S. Hispanic marketplace," a CNN spokesperson said. "Unfortunately, despite the great efforts of many...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Regardless if Wellington High School senior Brianna Minnis earns a gold medal in Saturday's state girls weightlifting championships at the Kissimmee Civic Center, she's already a winner.
"I've come a long way and I thought I would never make it because I...
| Jan 26, 2014
I'm really ticked off that television speaking parts are drowned out by loud background music/sounds. When I turn up the volume to try to hear words spoken, a commercial comes on and blasts you right out of your seat!
I'm ticked off at dating sites. I...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Four members of the Spruce Creek's girls weightlifting team won weight class championships, and nine Hawks lifters qualified for the Feb. 8 state meet in Kissimmee. New Smyrna Beach had the second most state qualifiers with five, including two weight...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 4:14 PM
In a bit of a shift in dominance, Wekiva and St. Cloud's girls weightlifting teams will take the most qualifiers from District 7 into the state meet on Feb. 8 in Kissimmee. The district has been dominated by Timber Creek and Wekiva in recent years....
| Jan 29, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Certain words, called oxymorons, just seem to contradict each other --- like 'jumbo shrimp,' 'act naturally' or ... polite pervert.
A woman allegedly told deputies a polite minivan driver asked for directions in a Publix parking lot in Kissimmee and then...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Chef Emeril Lagasse samples restaurants in Osceola County on the Sunday, Feb. 2, episode of Emeril’s Florida on the Cooking Channel. The program, which airs at 2:30 p.m., is called “Getaway, Go Eat and Giddy Up.”
Lagasse begins the...
| Jan 31, 2014
Today we reveal the winners of the Orlando Sentinel's 16th annual Foodie Awards, our readers' favorite places to eat and drink in 2013. I have noted my picks, too, but the main focus is your take on Central Florida's dining scene.
I have covered food at...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:41 PM
First Academy-Leesburg 73,
Gainesville Cornerstone 56
Buzz: O.J. Cummings had 20 points for First Academy-Leesburg (18-1). Luke Lea chipped in with 19 points. Cornerstone is 7-9.
Winter Park 75, Dr. Phillips 68, OT...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Trinity Prep 60,
Deltona Trinity Christian 48
Buzz: Trent Suddeth had 15 points for Trinity Prep (22-5). Kobe Eichelberger added 12 points.
Father Lopez 90,
New Smyrna Beach 70
Buzz: Malik Maitland had 24...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:17 PM
Class 8A, District 2 at Spruce Creek
Lake Mary 62, Orange City University 19
Port Orange Spruce Creek 49, Lake Brantley 36
Lyman 56, DeLand 49
Seminole 58, Hagerty 42
Seminole 52, Lyman 47.
Spruce Creek 51, Lake Mary 43....