| Jul 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Rae Ward, the marketing director for the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Central Florida, has been named the new executive director.
The Alliance's board of directors announced her promotion today. Ward, who has been with the Alliance for more than a...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:10 PM
WHAT: Bank of America's Museums on Us will offer free weekend access to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders in Orlando and announce the launch of the program's brand new mobile site (http://museums.bankofamerica.com), giving customers access...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:09 PM
The 17 organizations designated as cultural partners on the pledge form for United Arts' Campaign for the Arts mostly beat their goals in the annual spring fund drive. These partner organizations determine their individual goals and then report them to...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:00 AM
How did dinosaurs take to the sky? That’s the question addressed in “Flying Monsters 3D,” which debuts Monday at Orlando Science Center.
The film is narrated by filmmaker/naturalist David Attenborough, uses GCI technology to re-create...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 1:31 PM
SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Sr., Lake Highland
Sports: Volleyball, tennis
The Buzz: Valedictorian with 4.0 unweighted GPA made FHSAA all-academic team and plans to major in human regenerative and developmental biology at Harvard....
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Orlando Science Center will stay open later on Fridays and Saturdays through mid-August.
In addition to its regular offering of exhibits, summer night-sky viewings will be held in the Crosby Observatory after 7 p.m. on those evenings. Guests can see...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Check out festivals and events in January across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Nov. 29, 2013 - Jan. 5 2014: Carillon...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Orlando Science Center is set to debut its Digital Adventure Theater, where it will show 3-D documentaries and second-run Hollywood films to its guests. The Digital Adventure Theater, which opens to the public Friday, will feature works in 4K resolution,...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Before the holiday break, Orlando Science students built their own aquifers as part of an OUC education curriculum for fifth-graders called “Project AWESOME.” The charter school students learned about the water cycle and natural resources...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Orlando theme parks and attractions this week feature flowers and a packed schedule of musical performances. + The 20th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival kicks off Wednesday. The event is amping up the food portion of the event with 12...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 4:45 PM
It's a tripleheader of news related to the Orlando Science Center: + Thursday is Pi Day — the whole 3.14 meets 3/14 thing, you know. The science center will mark the occasion with a pie walk (a variation on a cake walk); “crafty corner,”...