| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:17 AM
The curved daggers in ornate sheaths displayed atop Michael B. Steinbach's North Miami Beach office credenza reflect his experience as an FBI counterterrorism expert who has worked in Afghanistan, Guantanamo Bay and Israel.
And as of Jan. 30, Steinbach,...
| Mar 22, 2013
If Hernan Bas' new painting and donation to the Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami resembles the book jacket of a 1950s "Hardy Boys" mystery, well, only part of that is what he considers a "happy accident." The other part is a weird coincidence. In...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Wrestling continues today at the FHSAA State Wrestling Tournament with a spot in the finals on the line.
26 wrestlers from Central Florida will compete to get into tonight's finals. Class 3A - 17
106: Ariel Dominguez (Osceola) p. Jonathan Francois...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:26 PM
106: Matthew Collora (Countryside) dec. Brandon Staley (Winter Springs) 3-2
145: Christen Lohsen (DeLand) p. Troy Joyce (Brandon) 2:19
160: Robbie Potts (Olympia) dec. Moser (St. Petersburg) 6-2
170: Gio Jeovenetta (St. Thomas) maj....
| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
State of the Union addresses are traditionally laundry lists of policy proposals. U.S. President Barack Obama's started that way, but it ended as the most emotional speech before a joint session of Congress in modern memory.
The theatrics of the event...
| Feb 20, 2013
The trouble began in early January 2012, when Hershey, my then nearly 11-year-old chocolate Lab, developed the first in a series of urinary tract infections. Eventually, the problem worsened to include full-blown incontinence, with Hershey waking up in...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Zagat recently released a list of the best burgers in 25 cities, and three Florida hubs got put on the grill.
Orlando, Miami and Fort Lauderdale were among the cities with burger establishment deemed well done.
Getting props for Orlando is downtown's...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Editors note: The spotlight features South Floridians On The Move in their careers.
Who: Diane Schlachter, 60, Plantation
Job: District Manager, Miami Division, Publix Super Markets; Supervises 10 Publix stores located in Pembroke Pines, Cooper City...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:39 AM
The FHSAA State Wrestling Tournament begins Friday morning in Lakeland with 79 wrestlers from the Orlando Sentinel coverage area taking the mat in the first round.
We'll have round-the-clock coverage here on the blog and on Twitter @osvarsity.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 6:28 PM
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, fellow citizens:
Fifty-one years ago, John F. Kennedy declared to this Chamber that “the Constitution makes us not rivals for power but partners for progress…It is my task,” he...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:21 AM
We've finished one round at the FHSAA State Wrestling Tournament and here are the quarterfinal pairings for Central Florida wrestlers still alive in the championship bracket. Class 3A - 28
106: Brandon Staley (Winter Springs) vs. Matthew Collora...