Mount Dora

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2014

    Four Scenic Train Rides While You Wait For All Aboard Florida

    He giveth unto South Florida what he taketh away from our neighbors to the north. Although Rick Scott refused $2.4 billion federal stimulus money in 2011 that would have funded a bullet train between Orlando and Tampa, he was one of the biggest supporters of All Aboard Florida. Either our governor r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2013

    In The Tasting Room: Pistolville Porter From Mount Dora Brewing

    Friday's here, so it's time for beer. Every Friday, so long as the creek don't rise, this beer enthusiast will take a look at a Florida beer that, hopefully, should be readily available in a local shop or on tap at your favorite bar. I try to keep it South Florida local as best as I can, but somet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2013

    Caylee Anthony's Toys Sold at Yard Sale, According to Report

    Casey Anthony's parents apparently sold toys belonging to their slain granddaughter, Caylee, at a yard sale in Mount Dora, Florida. According to a report by RadarOnline, Casey's parents Cindy and George, laid out toys and clothes in the front yard of their home and put them up for sale.

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    West Palm Escape Artist Prefers Fireworks on Coffin, Bull Fights Without Blood

    Free Video HostingCynthia Morrison may seem a typical 50-year-old woman; she lives in West Palm Beach and for 21 years she's worked in the automotive services industry. But Morrison has an alter ego with a taste for danger. The Great Cindini, as she calls herself, has lately enjoyed a fascination w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2009

    No Jail Can Hold Her: Lake Worth Native Escapes From Old-Timey Central Florida Cell

    Amazingly, the Amazing Cindini is still in the jail-breaking business. The video above shows photos from her 2006 escape from Sing Sing. In 2000, this paper wrote an article about her dual identity: Cynthia Morrison, operator of a foreign car repair shop in West Palm during the week; the Amazing Ci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2006

    For The Love Of Crist

    His Three Sons In a recent Republican Party mailing for gubernatorial frontrunner Charlie Crist, they included a picture of Crist clutching a few little boys in a happy pose. Under the picture is this Crist quote: "If we promote and protect our children and strengthen our families, we will go ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 22, 2000

    Juris Imprudence

    "Boca Museum Artist Guild Juried Competition and Exhibition" and "49th Annual All Florida Competition and Exhibition"