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Story of a… Knight

David Bobola, 30, has won swordfights, horseback battles and the heart of a princess at Medieval Times.

Arabian Dreams

The custodian of one of the greatest herds of horses on earth opens his farm to visitors, offering a one-of-a-kind bonding experience.

Hard Lesson

Greg Dawson laments the need for team sports outside Publix—students raising money so they can keep their sports groups alive.

Double Date

The importance of good works.

Community Angels

They help get the vote out, minister to the homeless, counsel the grieving, give kids a sense of purpose.

Burgers Gone Wild

Addicted to burgers on the run.

Tattoo Artist

Reality TV star Jime Litwalk, 40, has inked locals and celebrities alike in a career spanning more than 20 years.

Hunger Games

Greg Dawson never falls for financial seminars—unless a steak is at stake.

Winning Style

Hairstylist Chris Martin gives pageant hopefuls crucial advice and a big dose of confidence.

The 2015 Pet Guide: The Survivors

When pets are diagnosed with cancer, their owners face tough decisions. Often the choice is to give these closest friends a fighting chance.

In Praise of Pets

Pets as ministers of good cheer.

Worn-Out Welcomes

Greg Dawson has doubts about the “warm welcome” he gets when he enters a store.

Story of a… Therapy Dog

Tori, a 9-year-old St. Bernard/Golden Retriever mix, gives comfort and joy to Orlando Health patients.

The 2015 Pet Guide: Finalists

The lucky 7 winners of our 2015 pet contest.

The 2015 Pet Guide: Foster Angels

Finding interim homes for rescues is critical to success. And “failure’’ isn’t all bad.

The 2015 Pet Guide: A Golden Opportunity

Major study looks at cancer risk in canines.

Larger Than Life: The 2015 Pet Guide

Our 2015 edition features stories about pet health, fun finds, and more, plus the lucky winners of our annual pet contest.

The 2015 Pet Guide: Managers of Merriment

Pets in the office can raise spirits, cut stress and make you feel good about your job. So consider taking your dog—or sloth—to work.

The 2015 Pet Guide: Pet Events

Story of a… Bodybuilder

Through years of intense training, Ian Frierson, 31, has mastered the ability to transform his body and work the crowd.

Best of Orlando 2015: Personalities

Homeward Bound

Greg Dawson discovers that you can go home again, but it probably won’t be exactly as you remembered it.

All for the Best

Best of Orlando—the cutting-room floor.

Best of Orlando 2015

Readers and staff pick the best of the city.

50 Most Powerful: 21-29

Perry Jr., Sublette, Shugart, Grayson, Pugh, Marchena, Demings, Wick, Aguel

50 Most Powerful: 41-50 & 10 to Watch

German, McGee, Webster, Maladecki, Sheehan, NeJame, Batchelor, West, Stuart, LaRoe, Hill, plus 10 to Watch

Adamant Nature

Greg Dawson is feeling kind of antsy about a possible takeover from below.

50 Most Powerful People

Our annual list comprises politicians, entrepreneurs, educators, philanthropists and others who are instrumental in shaping our community.

Endurance Test

A look back at the first 50 Most Powerful issue.

The Immortals

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.

Story of a... Comic

For more than half his life, Brian Bradley, 60, has made others laugh—and learned to master tough crowds.

50 Most Powerful: 1-10

Dyer, Morgan, Houmann, Hitt, Jenkins, Jacobs, Gardiner, Downs, Rosen, Kalogridis

50 Most Powerful: 11-20

Williams, Martins, Mica, Cohen, Thakkar, Ashton, Nelson, Rawlins, Ustler, Kruppenbacher

50 Most Powerful: 30-40

Maines, Miller, Simmons, Ramsberger, Siegel, Macnab, Whittall, Brown II, Bailey, Maxwell, German

Noises Off, Please

Reflections on grits and nitwits.

Unclean Sweep

Greg Dawson gets all misty eyed—from debris sent airborne by leaf blowers.
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Guides & Resources

Orlando's Top Chiropractors of 2015

Check out our searchable 2015 list of some of the best chiropractors in the Orlando area.

Ask a Vet 2015

Local vets answer some important questions about your pets.

Premier Veterinarians 2015

Check out our searchable 2015 list of some of the best vets in the Orlando area.

Choosing a Graduate School

Programs at UCF and Rollins College

Top Vets 2014

Check out our searchable 2014 list of some of the best vets in Orange and Seminole counties.

Premier Realtors

Let Orlando's best realtors help you find your dream home!

Wedding Resource Guide

Find the best wedding vendors in Orlando.

Summer Getaways 2015

Summer 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.
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Special-Occasion Dining for the Holidays in Orlando

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Find the best events in and around the city for the weekend.

A Runner's Paradise

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Weekend Happenings in Orlando November 13 to 15

Find the best events in and around the city for the weekend.
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