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Chris Jepson: Why I am a feminist

The healthier a society is for women, the better it is for us all.

If I were to identify one cause that would make America and the world a better place it would be to make life better for women.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Valentine's Calendar

Forget the box of chocolates – Harry Connick Jr. is bringing his N’awlins love to the Dr. Phillips Center on Valentine’s Day.

With more awards than he can count for his musical performances, and for his acting in movies, on TV and Broadway, Harry Connick Jr. is all about performing.

Winter Park City Talk

A Valentine concert in Central Park

On Sunday, Feb. 8, the Park Avenue Merchants Association will host The Sweetest Sounds: A Valentine Concert in Central Park.

Louis Roney: The savviest guy

I looked out the window, and saw an elderly white-maned man licking a vanilla ice cream cone as he sauntered slowly down the sidewalk. It was Albert Einstein.

Einstein was a guy who cogitated about the universe and all that is in it. While he held an ice cream cone in his hand, in his mind he was holding the infinite!

Maitland City Talk

City Council Meeting of Jan. 26

The City Council and the CRA Board met at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 26 in the City Hall Chambers. Below is a synopsis of that meeting.

Chris Jepson: Send in the clowns

Ah, the party of ideas is gearing-up to select its presidential nominee and, wait, what’s this, the candidates are already here unloading from the GOP clown car.

It’s quite a gaggle of Republican buffoons all trying, elbows flying, to be the one stepping first from the official Koch-sponsored car of Republican clowns.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

Decorators, brides, wedding planners, hostesses and art collectors will be thrilled with a visit to the Holy Trinity Conference Center in Maitland for Tables Extraordinaire.

This inspiring four-day “fun-raiser” offers tours of 30 lavishly decorated theme tables and homemade Greek cuisine reminiscent of a trip to the Greek isles.

Winter Park City Talk

Market 2 Park

On Tuesday, Feb. 3, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. get fresh produce at our mobile farmers market, market2park.

Treat your dog this Valentine's Day

Make your four-legged friend your Valentine

Valentine’s Day is coming up, so why not celebrate the special love you have with your dog on this day that honors love?

Louis Roney: Two true tales

In sports, coaches try their best to attract incoming players who can win games and make the coach look good.

Well, some kids in sports are like pigs trying to learn how to sing. Nothing good is going to come of it, no matter how much the most fervent coach may try.

Maitland City Talk

A General Municipal Election will be held on Tuesday, March 10, in the city of Maitland, for the purpose of electing a mayor.

The person elected to office will serve a three-year term commencing April 13.

Chris Jepson: It all goes

Women quite legitimately do not want to be marginalized or reduced to their physical attributes.

I, for one, know that the sexiest organ any woman possesses is between her ears.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

They delivered the papers, until they made headlines … direct from Broadway comes “Newsies,” the smash-hit Disney musical.

Based on true events, “Newsies” tells the story of a band of underdogs who become heroes by standing up for what’s right.

Commissioner's Corner: Planning ahead for I-4 Ultimate

The I-4 Ultimate project will overhaul the expressway’s infrastructure.

Construction of these improvements will seek to have a minimal impact on commuters.

Erika Spence: Business in the Park

We’ve turned our attention to the season of love and packed the calendar with special opportunities to share with your Valentine.

Whether it’s the Sweetheart Latte at Barnie’s CoffeeKitchen or the super cute Love Bug doughnuts at Krispy Kreme, everyone seems to have a special treat this season.