| Aug 17, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Orlando-based Williams Co. Southeast has broken ground for Prologis' 124,000-square-foot Building 600, a distribution center at Beltway Commerce Center in Orlando.
"I think the big deal here is that the industrial market is back," said Williams...
| Aug 10, 2014
The Food Truck Bazaar Orlando: 6-9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 10; 3201 E. Colonial Drive (in front of Macy's at Orlando Fashion Square mall); TheFoodTruckBazaar.com
The Food Truck Bazaar St. Cloud: 5-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 15; 1221 12th St., St. Cloud;...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:08 PM
There's a lot of beauty pageants that clamber for your attention throughout the year, and the latest is the Miss Florida USA pageant, which will crown a new Miss Florida USA this Saturday in Fort Lauderdale.
There are 70 contestants from around the...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 8:16 AM
DMX's 1999 hit "Party Up" begins with a chorus that says "Y'all gon' make me lose my mind up in here, up in here."
Well on Friday, an Orlando-based amusement ride made the rapper and actor both lose his mind and "act a fool."
A camera captured DMX,...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Check out festivals and events in August across the state. View events this coming weekend, or view the whole month's offerings by region below.
This list is organized by region.
(Including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford,...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 6:28 PM
When it comes to Central Florida fundraising events, volunteer projects and worthy causes, there's never an off season. Or a dull moment.
This week you can:
- Join Habitat for Humanity of Greater Orlando Area in Fixing Up the Neighborhood in...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Hunters of deer, turkey and other animals in Florida may soon be able to operate with lethal stealth under a state proposal to allow them to use silencers.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will consider a proposal at its Sept. 10...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:33 PM
"Whaaheewoo," Hugh Fred Dietrich III called again out his truck window in cowboy singsong that seemed unrelated to his talking voice. "Mooaawh," a cow bellowed back.
Dietrich is a retired Orange County vo-ag teacher,...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:54 AM
Top family friendly places to fish, from Takemefishing.org (tinyurl.com/p2nrom7):
1. Lake Berryessa, Pleasure Cove Resort and Marina, Napa Valley, Calif.
2. Bahia Honda State Park, Big Pine Key, Fla.
3. Skyway Fishing Pier State Park, St....
| 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...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:20 AM
It’s every community’s worse nightmare: the explosion of violence at a local school, and lives tragically lost.
The sometimes tense situation at Edgewater High School on Thursday was not an actual explosion of violence, but a large-scale...