Wes Hamrick, 52, hits the right note among audiences with his musical serenades.
Kids of all ages can get the hang of catching a wave.
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.
From leisurely to strenuous, pedaling opportunities abound throughout Florida.
It’s possible to get back to nature in the lap of luxury.
Dolphins, rays and manatees are the main attractions.
Skunks as pets? You bet. Wake up and smell the coffee.
The upper end of International Drive is getting some eye-popping additions.
From kayaking and ziplining to fishing and surfing, there’s plenty of fun waiting outdoors. Sample our selection of adventures both far and near.
This waterway offers one-of-a-kind finds: fossils.
Georgia’s Cumberland Island remains a haven for horses and wilderness.
It’s a safari of a different sort—sailing over the trees at 25 mph.
Being a preacher’s kid and other ruminations.
Rockets and flying saucers and doodads, oh my! Read the story behind Skycraft Parts and Surplus.
We’re sorry, but Greg Dawson can’t take your call. He’s been detained by telemarketers.
Mike Weakley, 48, has made a career out of walking tall, to the delight of young and old alike.
With a message that’s modern in style but traditional in substance, Pastor David Uth has led First Baptist Church of Orlando to embrace a multicultural outlook—and has become a strong voice in favor of immigration reform.
Greg Dawson has walked the walkability walk in Orlando—and it’s not a pretty sight.
Trained as an engineer in England, Martin Deeley, 68, found his true calling when he got his first hunting dog.
Older greyhounds offer an extraordinary adoption choice.
Our annual sneak peek at what’s to come in Central Florida, including museum exhibits and musical, theatrical and dance performances.
What are highway weigh stations all about? And why should we care?
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.
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.
Increasing numbers of dogs and cats are packing on too many pounds. Here’s a look at what’s behind the excessive heft.
Local veterinarians answer some of your questions.
Explorations at home and in space.
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.
The best of potpourri.
Greg Dawson rides SunRail and finds lots of satisfied paying customers.
George O’Leary seems to be the classic curmudgeon. But that’s just one side of UCF’s football coach. We found another.
Matt Broffman’s Bungalower site draws readers by using a straightforward approach to community news.
Bonnie Frank, 55, steers Orlando’s motorists of tomorrow in the right direction.
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.