NEWS

Grand opening celebration held for the University Club and Modera Central

Big names in the Orlando scene showed up for the grand opening of the University Club and the Modera Central apartments on May 9. State and local politicians who attended...

UCF Athletics takes over Wall Street

The UCF Charge On Tour made its third stop, this time in Downtown Orlando, Thursday, May 9. UCF Athletic Director Danny White spoke about the state of the athletic program...

Orange County Regional History Center wins National Medal

The Orange County Regional History Center has been awarded the 2019 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. The award honors museums and libraries for their service to the community...

Nonprofit offering simplified recycling labels to businesses

Orlando residents are continuing to embrace recycling, but there’s still work to be done when it comes to sorting the waste from the recyclables. Recycle Across America, a national nonprofit...

Art

It’s all about community

Did you know, in the heart of our city, just off of I4, on Lake Ivanhoe are the offices and several classrooms for people of all ages and a Black Box Theater inside the “Drive Thru Church”? The Central Florida Community Arts organization is a one-of-a-kind performing arts organization. With a chorus of about 300 volunteers and an orchestra of […]

Dear Evan Hansen delivers poignant message in today’s high-tech world

The current Broadway play at the Dr. Phillips Center is a haunting reminder of the loneliness that most children experience as they grow from childhood and transition into being an adult. There is so much to unpack in this story and this writer will not spoil it for you. Before entering the Disney Theater, I knew nothing of the play. […]

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra to change executive directors

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and Christopher Barton are parting ways. Barton served as executive director of the Philharmonic since August of 2016 and resigned late this March. The search for a new executive director will begin within the next couple of months, according to Cristina Venturini, the associate director of marketing and communications for the Philharmonic. Venturini also said that […]