Best of Orlando 2012

Three Cheers for best of Orlando

Winning Isn’t Everything

Track coach Brooks Johnson has a relationship with the Olympics that spans more than 50 years, with medal winners among the highlights of his career. But ask him what he’s most proud of and he points to a stack of letters that testify to what Johnson cons

IMPACT PLAYER

A facilitator who gets things done, Magic CEO Alex Martins is the first private citizen to lead the 50 Most Powerful list.

50 Most Powerful People in Orlando

POLITICAL AND CIVIC LEADERS. BUSINESS EXECUTIVES. ACTIVISTS. PHILANTHROPISTS.

Bar-B-Q Guide

Dining critic Joseph Hayes tells you all about the best kinds of ’cue in Orlando and who is making them. But if you want to do it yourself (and good luck with that, by the way), check out smokers and grills that’ll get the job done and the difference between smoking and grilling, plus recipes, cookbooks and websites on barbecuing.

Outdoor Living 2012

Create a beautiful alfresco environment that can enhance whatever strikes your mood.

Holy High Roller

When New Destiny picked Paula White to rebuild the megachurch’s congregation in the wake of Zachery Tims’ mysterious death, it put its faith in the jet-setting preacher’s redeeming qualities.

2012 Dining Hall of Fame

2012 Dining Awards

Our annual readers survey names the top restaurants in town in 60 categories.

Building a Bigger Giant

Living with ALS

Keith James has watched his body succumb bit by bit to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, since he was diagnosed with the fatal ailment five years ago. Now paralyzed but able to breathe on his own, James, 41, goes through the final stage of the disease as best he can. And so do the people who care for him—his wife and parents.

Spring in Your Step

Get a fresh start on the season with bright, bold and playful fashions.

 

Guides & Resources

Real Estate's Hot 100

Whether you’re trying to buy or sell real estate, getting the best deal means finding an agent who possesses savvy and know-how and gets results. This list showcases some Central Florida agents who have demonstrated those skills.

Spotlight on Plastic Surgeons 2014

This special advertising section highlights the accomplishments of plastic surgeons, who tell about their commitment to helping people look their best.

Spotlight on Lawyers 2014

Our special advertising section featuring profiles on local lawyers.

Orlando's Best Lawyers of 2014

Get informed with our annual list of more than 400 Orlando-area attorneys, compiled by Best Lawyers in America. The annual selection features lawyers in 78 areas of practice.

Premier Doctors

Best Lawyers