They show their age beautifully—and yet they are ageless. Orlando’s live oak trees have put down roots, spread out and thrived for centuries. And their magnificence continues to grow on us.
More than six decades ago, Orlando played a role in the racist saga of the Groveland Boys. Here’s a look back at some shameful history—and a look forward to possible justice.
A basic formula to bring your family closer together.
How a legendary tree that burned three years ago has taken on a new life.
Phones, computers and games can spark a big disconnect. But they also can help us share experiences.
10 things every Central Florida family should do at least once.
The Merita Bread sign along Interstate 4 is down but not out.
Greg Dawson feels right at home with his addiction to HGTV.
The Daily Buzz’s Jessica Reyes, 35, helps wake up millions of national TV viewers using a combination of sass and humor.
Skunks as pets? You bet. Wake up and smell the coffee.
The upper end of International Drive is getting some eye-popping additions.
Greg Dawson has walked the walkability walk in Orlando—and it’s not a pretty sight.
What are highway weigh stations all about? And why should we care?
Matt Broffman’s Bungalower site draws readers by using a straightforward approach to community news.
Master Legend keeps an eye out for evildoers while striving to take care of his fellow man.
A minister, a rabbi and an imam walk into a radio studio—and use humor to promote a better understanding of their faiths.
A new film shot in Central Florida explores the early struggles of Walt Disney as animator, before Mickey and magic gained a foothold.
For UCF students Todd Currie and Alice Neira, feeding the homeless has become a meaningful mission.
Jeremy Litwack’s perseverance—and his knack for quirky flavor formulas—have made Jeremiah’s Italian Ice a sweet pursuit.
Orlando nonprofit Clean the World has turned the recycling of discarded hotel soap into a lifesaving venture.
For LGBT youth who face rejection because of their sexual orientation, the Zebra Coalition offers real-world support.
Michelle Beebs and her band of superheroes have a plan to take off—and the business savvy to do it.
Tap water is put to the test by the people who know it best.
When Yusuke Funaki discovered his passion for jumping rope, he left his lucrative career in engineering to join Cirque du Soleil.