| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:14 AM
Meet the members of the Orlando Sentinel Culinary Hall of Fame. Our definition of a culinary professional is broad because the food and beverage industry requires a variety of skills and interests. In addition to chefs, the achievements are reflected in...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 10:45 AM
The folks over at the real estate blog Movoto are playing matchmaker and helping Floridians find love, or at least letting them know where to look.
Researchers there made a "love meter" to determine which Florida cities are the best for singles. The...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Lake Mary Prep senior Nicole Morales and UCF junior Fanny Cnops received sponsor exemptions into the Symetra Tour’s Insurance Office of America Golf Classic at Alaqua Country Club in Longwood, March 28-30.
They will be part of the 144-player field...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Seminole County Schools has named Bridget Dycus, a math teacher at Rock Lake Middle, as its 2015 Teacher of the Year.
Dycus has taught for 27 years, including 25 years at Rock Lake Middle School in Longwood. She teaches 6th grade math but has taught...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission biologists caught a 200-pound bear in the Longwood neighborhood where a woman was injured by a bear Monday night.
The trapped female bear "closely fits the description of the animal that was involved" in...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
SANFORD — The murder trial of a blind man was cut short Friday after a judge granted a "stand your ground" motion for immunity and ruled the man acted in self-defense when he shot a drinking buddy in the chest with an assault rifle.
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This is the year of quinoa, by decree of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. The ancient grain is prominent in the cookery of many Central and South American countries.
Every time a new ethnic-cooking ingredient comes on the...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Emotions Dance Company is expanding its talent and holding auditions for professional level dancers age 18 and over. Dancers should have experience in ballet, jazz, modern and contemporary styles. The audition will take place on Tuesday, January 14,...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:31 AM
Organic -- or else? A turf war is no way to cultivate friendship among your neighbors.
Sean Law, 32, a Longwood homeowner who has racked up more than $130,000 in code-enforcement fines for having a messy yard filled with weeds and dead wood, has asked...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Emotions Dance Company holds Auditions for Professional Dancers
Orlando, Fla. – Emotions Dance Company is looking to expand our talent and is holding auditions for professional level dancers (Age 18 and over). Dancers should have experience in...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Who needs a file smuggled inside a cake?
A mother bear made her great escape Wednesday night by pulling apart a chain-link fence at an Apopka rehab center, fleeing with her two bear cubs in tow.
But their independence was short-lived.