| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:26 AM
This is the year that transportation in Metro Orlando fundamentally changes.
By May, the region is supposed to get its first commuter train, the $1.2 billion SunRail system that will link DeBary in Volusia County with downtown Orlando and Sand Lake Road...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 7:59 AM
With more than 70 years under its belt, Bike Week has proved to be a tried and true tradition. Hundreds of thousands of bikers pour in each year to enjoy the sunshine on their shoulders as they ride their motorcycles down the streets of Daytona Beach....
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Opening at DeLand's Athens Theatre on Friday, Jan. 24, is the comedy/mystery "The 39 Steps." I like how the theater publicity describes the show: "'The 39 Steps' is to Alfred Hitchcock's film what Carol Burnett's spoof of Scarlett O'Hara (complete with...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:59 PM
The DeLand wrestling team won all but two weight classes, defeating Volusia county rival Port Orange Atlantic 63-10.
Lucas Ruiz (113 pounds), Justin Folsom (145), Daniel Baker (154), Miguel Hernandez (150), Iryan Sanchez (17) and Montana Barker (195)...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:48 PM
"My Prodigal Child," by DeLand playwright Andre Darby, returns to the Athens Theatre for an encore performance at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.
Platinum Workz and the Athens Theatre present the original musical play, which was originally staged at the...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:35 AM
The Florida Museum for Women Artists will close at the end of September, executive director Crystal Romanyszyn announced Tuesday.
The DeLand art museum was established in 2008 and opened its doors to the public in November 2009. It was located on the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has launched an investigation into the autopsy of Marlon Brown, the DeLand man run over by a police officer in May, a letter to Brown's family attorney shows.
Last month, Brown's family publicly criticized the...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 9:42 AM
No. 1 Apopka 52, No. 3 West Orange 35 - F
No. 2 Dr. Phillips 49, Boone 10 - F
No. 4 Lake Mary 37, No. 10 Lake Brantley 28 - F
No. 5 Winter Park 34, No. 11 Timber Creek 29 - F
No. 6 Daytona Beach Mainland 62, Deltona 0 - F
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:41 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- It may not be enough to know economics or physics anymore. Lawmakers want to make it mandatory for high-schoolers to take a financial literacy course teaching them how to manage money and protect their credit scores.
Sen. Dorothy Hukill,...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Too often Central Florida gets a bum rap as a community of newcomers who still call someplace else home with a barely luke warm attachment to metro Orlando.
Well, we showed them. Those of us who love Central Florida have spoken loud and clear.
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:25 AM
DeLand ran away with the title today in the Sentinel's first Other Best Downtown bracket competition.
DeLand beat out Mount Dora by more than 8,000 votes in the final round of the contest that kicked off Thanksgiving Day.
Just after noon DeLand police...