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A Major Roar

Orlando City’s Lions begin play this month as a member of Major League Soccer. To prepare you for the next level of Soccermania, we offer a look at their coach, their star player, their history and their fans.

Perfect Match

Adrian Heath brings the competitive fire he had as a player to his role as coach of Orlando City.

Star Power

Yeah, we’re still pinching ourselves—but Kaká really has arrived to lead Orlando City into the big leagues.

Fans-tastic

From cheering and singing to pyrotechnics, Orlando City’s raucous supporters are a special breed.

Soccer 101

Stumped by the terminology of “the beautiful game’’? We’re here to help.

Family Matters

We celebrate the family with strategies for connection and creativity, such as gardening together, taking music lessons, and setting some rules for high-tech toys. Plus check out our bucket list of fun excursions.

Start Me Up

Crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter let everyman help entrepreneurs achieve their dreams, from food trucks to films.

Presents Perfect

Last-minute shoppers, relax. We’ve got some great gift ideas—from offbeat coffee mugs and handy fix-it tools to high-tech travel gadgets and colorful kitchen accessories.

Learn to Surf

Kids of all ages can get the hang of catching a wave.

Bike Around the State

From leisurely to strenuous, pedaling opportunities abound throughout Florida.

Fly Fish at the Ritz-Carlton

It’s possible to get back to nature in the lap of luxury.

Sail or Kayak in St. Augustine

Dolphins, rays and manatees are the main attractions.

Get Out (Outside That Is...)

From kayaking and ziplining to fishing and surfing, there’s plenty of fun waiting outdoors. Sample our selection of adventures both far and near.

Paddle in Peace

This waterway offers one-of-a-kind finds: fossils.

Explore the Untamed

Georgia’s Cumberland Island remains a haven for horses and wilderness.

Go Ziplining at Forever Florida

It’s a safari of a different sort—sailing over the trees at 25 mph.

2014 Pet Finalists

He weighs only 2 pounds, but Cooper the rabbit is a heavyweight when it comes to getting the vote out. The Netherland dwarf bunny won the online reader poll in our Cover Pet competition by a comfy margin. Check out Cooper and the other cover finalists.

3 Pet Products That Blow Our Minds

Senior Superlatives

Older greyhounds offer an extraordinary adoption choice.

2014 Pet Guide

Check out profiles of Cooper and the other cover finalists as part of our fourth annual pet issue, which also features stories on therapy dogs, a look at the problem of pet obesity, and a list of Orlando’s Top Vets.

Living (Too) Large

Increasing numbers of dogs and cats are packing on too many pounds. Here’s a look at what’s behind the excessive heft.

Ask the Vet

Local veterinarians answer some of your questions.

Best of Orlando 2014

Thousands of readers cast votes online for their top picks in dozens of categories, from Best Independent Coffee Shop to Best Local Burger to Best Public Golf Course, and more.

What Lies Beneath

George O’Leary seems to be the classic curmudgeon. But that’s just one side of UCF’s football coach. We found another.

50 Most Powerful People in Orlando

The people on our 11th annual 50 Most Powerful List are a diverse group, from political leaders, university presidents, business owners and attorneys to bank executives, tourism officials and community activists.

Face Time

A UCF student captures life in Orlando through snapshots and snippets of stories.

Fresh Takes

Farmers markets provide a delightful stroll for the senses and the chance to bond with family and friends. On the following pages are five prime places where you can gather nature’s bounty and socialize among the greens.
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Guides & Resources

Dentists Q&As

We selected 4 dentists to weigh in on questions related to dental health.

Orlando's Top Dentists of 2015

Our annual list featuring 216 of the area’s finest dental professionals.

Guide to Private Schools 2015

Our annual guide to private schools will help you chart an educational course for your family.

2014 Finest Doctors

Two national surveys name the Best and Top Doctors in Orlando, as recommended by their peers.

Orlando's Top Chiropractors of 2014

More than 75 Central Florida chiropractors make our inaugural list.

Fall Getaways

Fall is finally on its way and now is the perfect time to plan your getaway. Check out some of these great deals and special destinations just a short drive from Orlando.

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.

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.

Spotlight on Lawyers 2014

Our special advertising section featuring profiles on local lawyers.

Premier Doctors

This special advertising section highlights the professionalism, backgrounds and achievements of dozens of doctors.

Best Lawyers

When you need an attorney, you want someone with a strong reputation and a proven track record.
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