OTown Interview

O-Town Interview: Tom Terry


If you watch the weather in Orlando, you’ve probably had a Tom Terry sighting over the past 23 years. And if you’re on the Internet in Central Florida, you may have seen a meme or two about his jacket-wearing habits. It turns out his sleeve-rolling is part severe-weather signal, part tribute to the weathermen he watched growing up in Oklahoma. […]

O-Town Interview: Karen Castor Dentel


Last fall, Downtown residents elected a new school-board member for District 6: Karen Castor Dentel. She replaces Nancy Robbinson, who ran for school board president. Castor Dentel taught school in both Orange and Alachua Counties, according to the Orange County Public School (OCPS) website. She also served in the Florida Legislature where she pushed for full funding of public education. […]

O-Town Interview: Lisa Cuatt aims to beautify Thornton Park


#Downtownforgrownups is the hashtag of Thornton Park, and Lisa Cuatt has helped the Thornton Park District (TPD) cater to that audience as executive director of TPD. Originally from upstate New York, Cuatt found a love for art when she visited New York City for a family vacation. She has brought that love of art into her work, making strides to […]


Category Pages are limited to 90 days. Please use the archive page or the search box to find older articles.