| Sep 29, 2013
| 10:34 AM
James Seymour Capen's first Sunday in Winter Park shone brightly in his memory across more than 40 years. In 1925, he recalled how he and his wife, Laura, stood with their little daughter, Louise, and other family members in front of John Ergood's general...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:51 PM
The Tectonic Theatre Company's original "Laramie Project" was moving in part because it took a huge national event and downsized it to the personal — to the actual words of small-town residents affected by the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard. A gay...
| Sep 26, 2013
Saturday is Museum Day Live!, which means free admission at more than 1,400 venues across the country. At least a dozen local organizations, including the African American Museum of Art in DeLand, Art & History Museums — Maitland, and the Mennello...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:41 AM
Banjo and ukulele strumming isn't the first thing that comes to mind in a mental image of the Rollins College campus in Winter Park.
Yet that's where Central Florida singer-songwriter Laney Jones refined her skills on those old-time instruments,...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Abikanile "Bika" Mack-Williams, an attorney in the state public defender's office in Baltimore, died Sept. 14 of heart failure at a friend's Hanover home.
She was 26 and lived in Owings Mills.
"Her death was accidental. She had a pre-existing heart...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 3:55 PM
I stopped by the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College this week for the opening of its exhibit looking at Nazi-looted art.
Titled "Auktion 392: Reclaiming the Galerie Stern, Dusseldorf," the traveling exhibit reminds us of a dark time in art...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Smokey Bones 14th Birthday Bash this Friday, Sept. 13, 2013—10 p.m. to midnight.
Anyone attending the party will receive free drink samples, including a special Birthday Cake sample-sized drink from Three Olives – a mixed drink...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Local organizations are joining together to present programs commemorating the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht.
If you don't know the significance of Kristallnacht, then that is the one reason you should attend any of these events. Considered by...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Magical Dining Month is back with more than 60 restaurants offering three-course dinners for $33 per person. For Central Florida foodies, it's a great time to try many of the top-notch local restaurants without busting the budget.
New for 2013: The...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Activist Alan Bounville will soon travel from his New York City home to give a talk at Rollins College.
It's not a long trip, a few hours by plane.
That's nothing for Bounville. The former Orlando resident spent two years walking more than 6,000 miles...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Girl’s Night Out--The Florida Mall hosts its Girl’s Night Out event, presented by Diet Coke and The British Virgin Islands Tourist Board, on Thursday, September 12 from 6 - 8 pm.
Sunset Sips & Snacks – At sunset, women will toast...