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Ice cream social raises money for Ronald McDonald House

Raise money for Ronald McDonald

The Ronald McDonald House at Florida Hospital’s main mission is to house, feed and support families whose children are enduring serious illness. For the Lee family, the house became a home away from home.

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Obituary: Kurt Meredith Warner

Winter Springs resident died recently

Kurt Meredith Warner, born Dec. 10, 1955, passed away after a short battle with lung cancer.

Chris Jepson: The modern 'A'

I was so moved by Donald Trump’s suggestion, nay recommendation, that gals who get abortions also get a good whacking that I came-up with a few of my own.

Perhaps you’ll be so moved as well that when you write out your check to the GOP, you’ll request that your gift underwrite a solid caning of some particularly egregious offender.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

The first free spring Florida Blue Concert at 5 p.m. on April 9 features Jill’s Cashbox, a six-piece band with a deep love of rock/country music.

Telling the stories of their lives through their music, the concert is free – no tickets required.

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Florida Film Festival kicks off in Maitland

180 films in 10 days

Enzian’s tagline of “Film, Food and Friends” fittingly parallels with the event that the theater has become the most known for: the Florida Film Festival.

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UCF Knights win big, then suffer blowout loss

Followed by big loss

When the Knights took a break from American Athletic Conference play to host No. 12 Florida Atlantic, they were in for the fight of their season.

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Commentary: Envisioning a 21st Century Orlando

A bold plan for a 21st Century Orlando

"Orlando is going to lead America through the 21st Century,” Dyer said.

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Obituary: William “Bill” Patrick Finn Sr.

Bill passed away March 28

William “Bill” Patrick Finn Sr., 80, passed away Easter Monday, March 28, at home surrounded by family members.

Louis Roney: Mountain high

At sea level the human imagination, like the human body, is earthbound by invisible gravity.

On a mountain top the pull on the imagination is upward, aiming ever higher, liberating.

Chris Jepson: It ain’t easy for Democrats either

I have problems with both Democrat candidates for president.

My major concern with Hillary Clinton, and it is “huge,” is her foreign policy perspective.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

I admit it. “Heathers the Musical” is one of my guilty pleasures.

This hilariously homicidal new musical mixes murder, kinky love, comedy and some great songs with the anguish of high school bullying.

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Restaurant Review: BoiBrazil

Take your tastebuds to Brazil

Step into BoiBrazil, a new concept restaurant on Lyman Avenue (just off Park Avenue) in Winter Park, and you step into a total Brazilian meat-lover’s experience.

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Do you have a hidden fortune? Find out in Geneva

Geneva fair coming up

Ever wonder what the old toy, lamp, gun, or chair that your grandparents or parents gave you might be worth? Mark your calendar.

Louis Roney: Then I said…

On Feb. 29 b.w. and I celebrated our 36th wedding anniversary.

It doesn’t seem that long, but that’s how it is when you’re having fun.

Orlando Philharmonic focuses on Mozart

The program could also be called “Mozart, Boy Genius”

On the program was a lady named Diane Bishop, who plays the bassoon — and plays it masterfully.

A whale of a gala by Opera Orlando

The Opera’s first gala was on March 19

A strong opera company is a mainstay of the cultural life in many a city, and by its very presence can lend muscle to all other cultural affairs.

Chris Jepson: ‘You mean this hour?’

I recently spent six sorrowful hours in a hospital emergency room tending to someone I care deeply for who had come in harm’s way.

I stood in a corner, book in hand, quietly observing the intake staff expeditiously dealing with the pain and misery of those who, no doubt, wished to be anywhere but a hospital.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

The much-loved Jerry Herman’s hit Broadway shows will sing and dance their way onto the Winter Park Playhouse stage with “Showtune!"

Recipient of the 2009 Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the theater, Jerry Herman wrote the hit Broadway musicals “Hello Dolly!,” “Mame,” “La Cage aux Folles,” “Mack and Mabel,” and more.

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Easter Lice Egg Hunt?

Stopping lice

This year there is a new type of "egg hunt" you'll want your family participating in: a hunt for lice and lice eggs.


Emmy award winner Amy Schumer brings her comedy tour to the CFE Arena on May 16.

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