In front of her friends and classmates, Ashley Strube, a senior with Down syndrome at The First Academy in Orlando, was crowned homecoming queen Friday night.
It takes a solid five to 15 minutes to walk to the new Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts from some of the closest parking lots and garages. I timed it.
New York and New Jersey will automatically quarantine all medical workers returning from Ebola-hit West African countries for 21 days, and the U.S. government is considering the same step after a doctor who treated patients in Guinea came back infected, officials said on Friday.
TALLAHASSEE -- Same-sex couples should continue to be prevented from getting married in Florida until a legal battle plays out about the constitutionality of the state's gay-marriage ban, Attorney General Pam Bondi said in a federal-court filing Friday.
If there's anything more frightening than ghosts and goblins on Halloween, it's a child who has to be rushed to the emergency room with a severe allergic reaction.
The iconic – yet much-maligned – sorcerer's hat at Disney's Hollywood Studios will come down early next year.
Worrying about your Halloween costume is so two days ago. Disney fans already have created a sell-out of the first night of Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, the after-hours holiday celebration at Magic Kingdom theme park.
An Orlando man is described in court records as the mastermind of a three-man diamond heist last year in Tampa.
TALLAHASSEE – Florida voters have almost survived another toxic but non-fatal overdose of their politicians. But it's not too late to kick up a cloud of pseudo-scandal in the blind hope that it swings your decision.
Police say a Florida woman poured nail polish remover on her roommate and set him on fire after the pair got in an argument about leftover spaghetti, according to Bay News 9.
Overconfidence won't be a problem for the Orlando Magic when they open their regular season Tuesday.
Central Florida is getting the first peek — and taste — of ocean-aged wine, a process that could revolutionize the industry.
Recently released documents from the Florida Department of Children and Families put insight into the failing marriage of David and Cynthia Mohney.
A woman was shot in a possible road rage incident on Interstate 95 south Friday afternoon, a Flagler County Sheriff's spokeswoman said.
Jessica Erausquinz, the Orlando woman found dead on the side of a road in Cocoa Beach last week, was killed in a hit-and-run car crash, police said.
A medical examiner has identified human remains found Oct. 18 as those of the missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, police said Friday.
In case you haven't heard by now, Renee Zellweger doesn't look like Renee Zellweger anymore.
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon has opted out of his contract effective immediately, the team announced Friday.
It's over for the series "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo."
One of our Walt Disney World cast member friends tweeted an old Orlando Sentinel front page today. It's a historic one for his company and for ours. Forty-nine years ago today, the banner headline of the Sunday paper said "We Say: 'Mystery' Industry Is Disney."
Another warm, sunny, clear day is on tap for Orlando.
Police are looking for a dark-colored Buick with damage to its bumper after officer-involved shooting
Between the surf and the sand, people at two Volusia County beaches found large amounts of drugs on Thursday and Friday, a Volusia County Sheriff Office spokesman said.
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Gov. Rick Scott is asking the federal government to standardize the Ebola screening protocol for all volunteers who come back from the affected West African countries.
A car crashed head-on into a school bus in Palm Bay Friday afternoon, police said.
A student opened fire at a high school in Washington state on Friday, wounding an unknown number of victims before killing himself with a gun, the Seattle Times reported.
Instead of going to Disneyland after winning the Super Bowl, Orange County teachers are going to SeaWorld after winning the Broad Prize.
The 20-year-old Oviedo man, accused of murdering his mother, returns to court in Maryland today, where attorneys are expected to discuss whether he'll be returned immediately to Florida or fight to remain in Maryland.
In its 30th year, the Mount Dora Craft Fair has left its mom-and-pop image far behind.