For Orlando Police Department investigator Chantal Styer, a good day means justice is done and nobody dies.
Three years ago, Pastor Henry answered the call to return to his old pulpit and guide a struggling congregation. He has served them well.
Exploring the rich opportunities for food quests and crawls.
With two “wild animals” in the house, Laura Anders Lee contemplates adding more to the mix.
All creatures great and small.
Here are some of the places you can go in Central Florida when you need supplies, products and services for your best friends.
World-ranking athlete Ginger Huber will dive 66 feet off a cliff, but mice make her scream like a little girl.
Board games made me what I am. Kind of.
Laura Anders Lee learns to adjust her expectations on the first day of school.
For Seminole State College planetarium director Derek Demeter, studying the night sky is always illuminating.
Daron Johnson leads a crew that takes on one of Orlando’s dirtiest and most necessary jobs.
Putting the power list into perspective.
You can always count on a child's lemonade stand to bring everyone together.
Fifth-generation rancher Kevin Whaley maintains the traditions and bloodlines of Old Florida.
The healing properties of love.
In the aftermath of Pulse, a cross section of caring souls has emerged to help mend a community—and themselves.
Speaking from experience, columnist Laura Anders Lee says imperfect weddings can be the most fun.
Jeanne Burgess has been drinking on the job for 34 years as vintner at Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards in Clermont.
Whether he's writing about mice or memory, his humor and heart shine through. Billy Collins is perhaps the most popular poet in the country, living quietly among us.
Laura Anders Lee takes great pride in the broad variety of foods her kids adore: peanut butter and scallops.
Brisket dreams and other goodies.
Bearing witness to a kind heart.
Be boho chic with these 8 casual, retro styles for spring and summer.
Laura Anders Lee recalls growing up with the world's best lawyer—her dad.
Malcolm Jones runs Wallaby Ranch, a hang gliding park and flight school, from the flat farmlands near Davenport.
Meet some of the business, civic and educational leaders who work to bring about positive change and enhance the quality of life in our community.
Laura Anders Lee uncovers the reality of being a soccer mom.
The good that will lift us all.
With a lifetime of experience, Gerald Fieser, 61, counters what he calls the “idealistic view of what farming should be.”
Alex Morgan is one of the best soccer players in the world. But her real game is being a role model.
When it comes to Interstate 4 and its half-century history through Orlando, few motorists have spoken the language of love. Will I-4 Ultimate improve our relationship with the asphalt behemoth? Maybe. But it could take a toll.
Laura Anders Lee continues to commute to work on I-4 and lives to drive another day.
Musings of a newly minted old-timer.
Winter Park’s venerable, accessible art treasure celebrates with a special exhibit to complement its legendary Tiffany collection.
Years of puttering with his grandpa’s tools gave R.T. Hoffman the know-how to keep the Orlando Eye spinning.
Meet columnist Laura Anders Lee, aka the family bucket list enforcer.