| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:45 PM
There are few films in which time barrels forward as relentlessly as in Aleksandr Sokurov's Russian Ark, and yet there are also few where it swirls so mysteriously. The forward motion comes from Sokurov's famous record-breaking filming method —...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Performances of "The Nutcracker" tend to be family affairs, as audience members who've found themselves awash in tiny fans decked out in velvet, lace and miniature plaid bow ties can attest.
It's often a family affair on stage too. Witness Westmont-...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:06 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- With Democrat Charlie Crist expected to launch himself into the governor's race Monday, the Republican Party of Florida is taking a highly unusual pre-emptive shot.
At one of the blogs expected to be most enthusiastic about his bid:...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:35 PM
The 2013-14 boys basketball schedule is again loaded with prime-time matchups in holiday tournaments and multi-game events.
Pairings and matchups will be posted as we get them. Coaches should send tournament brackets and event schedules (with...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:05 AM
The first ever Forge Fest was a sensational success. Don't miss the second one on Oct. 11. This Forge Fest will again fill the Tot Lot with merriment from 1-4 p.m.
The Forge Fests, which grew out of the farmers markets, are the creative genius of Mary...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Big Al was known to the locals who frequent Boyd Hill Nature Preserve in St. Petersburg as being a "lover" that never bothered anyone, according to the Tampa Bay Times.
At 13 feet long and 770 pounds, Big Al was the largest gator in the area, but his...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:33 PM
It's not easy turning an evangelical into an environmentalist.
But a new documentary from Northland, A Church Distributed aims to do just that by focusing on Scripture instead of science, faith instead of logic.
In "Our Father's World," Northland...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:34 AM
With the Ravens storming to a confidence-building win and the Orioles stumbling to another listless loss on Sunday afternoon, it sure feels like summer has turned into fall in these parts.
But amid the Orioles' myriad issues, it's hard to not laud Matt...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Casey Patterson rode his bike down to the Huntington Beach Pier Tuesday morning to get in a workout.
It's a luxury the 33-year-old has, now that he's at home and has the opportunity to put in final preparations for the final Assn. of Volleyball...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 9:23 AM
The Hoop Exchange Florida Fall Festival tips off a two-day run at the Orlando Sports Center (6700 Kingspointe Parkway) on Saturday night with some of the top boys basketball prospects in Florida and a list of teams that includes consensus 2012-13 national...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:30 PM
A family has been reunited with its precious pooch, which had been lost for about nine months. through the help of Orange County Animal Services.
Reesi, a 5-year-old Scottish terrier, belonged to William and Deborah Waldorf when the two lived in DeBary....