| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:00 AM
It's autumn, but there's no falling off in activity at Orlando area theme parks and attractions. Here's what's hopping this week.
+ Eat to the Beat concerts during the Epcot International Food & Wine Fest include Air Supply (today-Wednesday), Gin...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 8:12 AM
There will be a new spooky element at "Naturally Creepy," a trick-or-treating event at Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales on Friday, Oct. 26. Coming from the Singing Tower will be new music from new carillonneur Geert D'Hollander.
"We though, why don't...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:12 AM
Robert McKissic Jr. told cops he is no moonshiner hillbilly after Oviedo cops found a still in his backyard and some homebrew in his attic, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
His bud called it a "science project" inspired by a History Channel show,...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Orangewood 38, Pierson Taylor 7
Orange City University 28, Lyman 27
DeLand 32, Jacksonville Mandarin 30
Father Lopez 24, Ormond Calvary Christian12
Jacksonville Sandalwood 28, Spruce Creek 13
| Mar 2, 2013
| 11:19 AM
It was hard for American Heritage’s boys basketball team and its fans to find much encouraging after the Patriots’ 21-point loss in the Class 5A state championship Saturday, so we should rewind to minutes after the semifinal the day before....
| Nov 6, 2012
| 8:00 AM
The Orland Philahrmoic Orchestra will perform at Bok Tower Gardens' annual Sunset & Symphony concert this Saturday.
The event, which encourages guests to picnic on the grounds at the Lake Wales attraction, will also feature Bok's Singing Tower and its...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Super 16 games
No. 1 Dr. Phillips 23, Boone 6 - F
No. 2 Timber Creek 31, East River 3 - F
No. 3 Osceola 43, St. Cloud 0
No. 4 South Sumter 41, Starke Bradford 0 - F
No. 5 Freedom 42, Cypress Creek 0 - F
No. 6 Lake Brantley 35, No. 15...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 6:37 PM
Super 16 scores
No. 1 Dr. Phillips 35, Hollywood McArthur 7 - F
No. 8 Timber Creek 30, No. 2 Boone 7 - F
No. 3 Osceola 48, Celebration 0 - F
Edgewater 28, No. 4 Oak Ridge 6 - F
No. 5 South Sumter 34, Mount Dora 12 - F
No. 15 Olympia 38, No. 7 Apopka...
| Feb 25, 2012
This week's column is dedicated to regular Postcards reader Allan Greene, who emailed last week to inquire about the 10 most photogenic spots in Florida.
OK, Allan, I'll take a crack at it, but you should know that I'm usually the guy who puts his finger...
| Oct 23, 2010
| 8:05 PM
TAMPA — James Bain is 55 and struggling to pass his driving test. He's taken it twice this year and failed both times.
He had a license in the 1970s. He also had a job and a future. But someone raped a 9-year-old boy in Lake Wales. The child said...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Polk County sheriff's detectives on Wednesday arrested an 80-year-old dentist and two pharmacists, including one from Orlando, on charges that the professionals were illegally prescribing and dispensing painkillers.
Three separate investigations...