| Oct 16, 2010
| 9:19 PM
Mold clung to the ceiling and left dark trails across the walls and floor. The teacher had already complained about the stench months before.
Stuff was even growing on desks.
Classroom 103 at Walker Middle School in Orlando had become a breeding...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Now the National Hurricane Center is tracking two disturbances, one in the western Atlantic and one in the central Caribbean.
Welcome to the opening day of the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season.
The Atlantic disturbance was just off Daytona Beach as of 2...
| Jun 9, 2011
Talk about the potential for stress. The Bennetts raced around Walt Disney World with 11 people, including kids who ranged in age from 5 to 18, while one teen was sick in bed at the hotel.
But Theresa Bennett and her extended family were all smiles --...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 3:23 PM
Democrats convened in South Florida last weekend, downright giddy about their prospects for next year.
With Rick Scott less popular than a hangnail, they're convinced 2012 will be a banner year.
But here's the thing: You can't beat someone with no one....
| Aug 19, 2008
| 4:22 PM
Looks like Tropical Storm Fay won't make it to hurricane status, and is more likely to fade as she moves north along the Florida peninsula. And the computer models seem to be falling into agreement that the storm's remnants will......
| Oct 30, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Yup, it was the lowest-rated World Series ever. Numbers just in. Still studying nuances. Final average was 8.4 percent of households, far below the 10.1 for Tigers-Cards in 2006. Fox Sports president Ed Goren's take: "This World Series got off......
| Apr 24, 2009
True confession: The first time I spied the Characters in Flight attraction peeking over the top of the Downtown Disney skyline, my hard, been-there-ridden-that heart skipped a little.
And my internal soundtrack went into endless loop: Would you like...
| May 27, 2009
| 8:46 AM
Not only does Florida have spectacular coasts on the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico but the state also has plenty of other opportunities for relaxing, refreshing, renewing H2O fun -- at many water parks around the state.
Here's a selection of...
| Oct 1, 2008
International Drive's newest attraction is an ice palace.
IceBar Orlando has transformed 50 tons of frozen water into a 1,375-square-foot bar, with a Nordic fireplace, intricately carved ice sculptures and even a polar bear made of ice.
| Apr 4, 2008
| 1:17 PM
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Well hello. Long time no write. How's the family? OK, pleasantries done. Let's get down to business.
I was in Detroit last Sunday for my annual "Try to find the Arby's in Albion, Michigan" pilgrimage. I found it, but after waiting...
| Apr 7, 2008
| 4:02 PM
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Who doesn't love a good blender? I totally bedazzled it. I mean, allegedly. Those two. So secretive.
Everyone geeked up for the home opener today? The awesome Bob Vanderberg sure is, and I want what he's on. Fun fact: Vandy, the...