Hairstylist Chris Martin gives pageant hopefuls crucial advice and a big dose of confidence.
When pets are diagnosed with cancer, their owners face tough decisions. Often the choice is to give these closest friends a fighting chance.
Pets as ministers of good cheer.
Our 2015 edition features stories about pet health, fun finds, and more, plus the lucky winners of our annual pet contest.
Greg Dawson has doubts about the “warm welcome” he gets when he enters a store.
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.
Tori, a 9-year-old St. Bernard/Golden Retriever mix, gives comfort and joy to Orlando Health patients.
The lucky 7 winners of our 2015 pet contest.
Finding interim homes for rescues is critical to success. And “failure’’ isn’t all bad.
Major study looks at cancer risk in canines.
Through years of intense training, Ian Frierson, 31, has mastered the ability to transform his body and work the crowd.
Greg Dawson discovers that you can go home again, but it probably won’t be exactly as you remembered it.
Best of Orlando—the cutting-room floor.
Readers and staff pick the best of the city.
Perry Jr., Sublette, Shugart, Grayson, Pugh, Marchena, Demings, Wick, Aguel
German, McGee, Webster, Maladecki, Sheehan, NeJame, Batchelor, West, Stuart, LaRoe, Hill, plus 10 to Watch
Greg Dawson is feeling kind of antsy about a possible takeover from below.
Our annual list comprises politicians, entrepreneurs, educators, philanthropists and others who are instrumental in shaping our community.
A look back at the first 50 Most Powerful issue.
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.
For more than half his life, Brian Bradley, 60, has made others laugh—and learned to master tough crowds.
Dyer, Morgan, Houmann, Hitt, Jenkins, Jacobs, Gardiner, Downs, Rosen, Kalogridis
Williams, Martins, Mica, Cohen, Thakkar, Ashton, Nelson, Rawlins, Ustler, Kruppenbacher
Maines, Miller, Simmons, Ramsberger, Siegel, Macnab, Whittall, Brown II, Bailey, Maxwell, German
Reflections on grits and nitwits.
Greg Dawson gets all misty eyed—from debris sent airborne by leaf blowers.
With 15 years on Winter Park’s lakes, Dan Lancaster, 77, has seen it all: wildlife fights, stormy weather and a “dead boat.”
Nicolas Jay, 43, paints his body, dresses in costume, and stays perfectly still to entertain audiences at Disney World.
Greg Dawson finds the man with the most thankless job in Orlando—an overnight attendant at a towing company’s impoundment lot.
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.
Reflections on the horror of good-old-boy racism in the not-so-distant past.
Sandra Friend, 52, braves gators, bears and floods to research her guidebooks to Florida’s best trails.
Greg Dawson has a dinosaur that keeps showing up on his doorstep—the phone book.
Ruminations about fashion challenges and more.