| Mar 22, 2013
| 7:44 AM
EDGEWATER RIVERFEST: with carnival rides and live music: 6-10 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday; George R. Kennedy Park, 103 N. Riverside Drive, Edgewater; free; 386-424-2485.
EASTER LUAU CAR SHOW: with egg hunt and...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 8:03 AM
BEACH N’ BOARDS FEST: surfing tournaments, films and activites: today-Sunday; Shepard Park Beach, State Road 520 at the Atlantic Ocean, Cocoa Beach; free; 321-799-8820.
BIKE WEEK: city-wide motorcycle festival: daily through March 17;...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Every Sunday morning, the Rev. Paula White stands in front of her congregation at New Destiny Christian Center in Apopka and looks out on thousands of brown faces.
"When people say things like, 'She is a white girl that preaches black' is when I...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 8:16 AM
BIKE WEEK: city-wide motorcycle festival: today-Sunday; Downtown Daytona Beach, Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach; free, separate admission to some events; 866-296-8970.
ST. PATRICK'S DAY FESTIVAL: with chili and BBQ cook-off: 1 p.m. Saturday;...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 8:41 AM
An Orlando Ballet collaboration, tributes to Elton John and Louis Armstrong, beloved Rossini opera "The Barber of Seville" and performances by Eatonville-boy-turned-Broadway-star Norm Lewis and pianist Jon Kimura Parker are among the highlights of the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:51 PM
The ZORA! 2013 Outdoor Festival of the Arts kicked off Friday morning with beautiful weather and a lively crowd. Sunny skies and afternoon weather in the upper 60s made it comfortable in short sleeves for everyone.
Spectators cheered and danced to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:35 AM
I know it's still only January, but I want to nominate the name of Valencia College's latest exhibit for my just created "The Artsiest Exhibition Title of the Year" award. (This should not be confused with long titles, such as the one for a Hannibal...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 5:03 PM
At 6-feet-5 and 270 pounds, Deacon Jones always commanded respect in a room. Then he kicked it up a few octaves by raising his voice, throwing in a few curse words and just like that, his presence became overwhelming.
In a good way, usually.
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Check out festivals and events in February 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)
Through Feb. 3: 24th Annual Zora Neale...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 1:27 PM
They determine whether your taxes rise or fall.
Some control massive work forces. Others decide what kind of entertainment your family can enjoy. Some of them even mete out justice and influence what you can vote on.
They are Central Florida's power...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Local moms, kids and community leaders will walk the walk to Maitland Middle School Wednesday to celebrate National Walk and Bike to School Day.
Afterward, participants will regroup to float ideas for other healthy ways families can build activity into...