| Nov 30, 2013
In the dog-eat-dog world of competitive pet styling, Lindsey Dicken leads the pack.
The Altamonte Springs stylist, who specializes in coiffing bichons frises, a cuddly, poofy-haired breed, won top honors in October at the Artero International Grooming...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 5:23 PM
Helen Watson was born nearly a decade before U.S. women gained the right to vote. She came of age during the Great Depression.
But she never let the times or her circumstances prevent her from living a life of achievement. Watson earned a master's...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:32 AM
The FHSAA will consider a proposal to broaden its eligibility rules in regard to transfers.
Here’s a copy of the news release about the matter on Tuesday:
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) today...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Joseph Pipkin was an Orlando dentist for 50 years, opening his first clinic in 1951 and retiring in 2001. Throughout his career and after his retirement, Pipkin helped train dentists and teach dental care in developing nations.
Pipkin's first mission...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 8:57 AM
The Florida Gators’ visit Saturday from Georgia Southern will available for $39.99 on pay-for-view in Gainesville, but not at any price for some of the state’s larger fan bases.
Comcast, the primary service provider for South Florida, will...
| Nov 24, 2013
Kasa Tapas & Raw Bar in downtown Orlando focuses on combining global flavors in a diverse selection of small plates. The dining experience was created by executive chef Sean Kaplan and "Food Network Star" alum Josh Lyons.
The Bento Group, which also...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Florida's public universities would become more accountable and accessible under the vision of the system's new state leader, South Florida businessman Marshall Criser III.
The board of governors Wednesday chose Criser, 55, who is currently president...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:38 PM
Metropolitan Orlando tied with Volusia County for the state's largest year-over-year gains in home prices during October, according to a new report by Florida Realtors.
The median price for single-family homes in the four-county Orlando area during...
| Nov 21, 2013
Dripping with sweat in a limo after a show in the Eagles' early years, band members Don Henley and Glenn Frey contemplated the future in a scene from the recent Showtime documentary, "The History of the Eagles":
"The thing is now to try to see how...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 8:37 AM
The Florida Gators will face coach Steve Spurrier's South Carolina Gamecocks at 7 Saturday night on ESPN2.
The Gators (4-5, 3-4 SEC) are mired in a four-game losing streak following a historic 34-17 loss to Vanderbilt. Meanwhile, the No. 12 Gamecocks...
| 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...