TopicsCaptain Albertson Painting
ABOVE: Painting of Captain Charles L. Albertson by Mark French. Captain Charles L. Albertson, a retired police inspector of New York City, and a winter resident of Orlando, had for many years been collecting books at his home in Waverly, New York. In N ... Read more
EventsNational Day of Listening
StoryCorps has initiated a celebration that they are calling the "National Day of Listening." This initiative by StoryCorps is designed to promote family conversations on a day that families are traditionally together, the day after Thanksgiving. As we gi ... Read more
TopicsYou know you're from Orlando...
You know you're from Orlando if ... You know the meaning of OBT, and don't drive down it after 5pm. You are at Wal-Mart more then you are at your own home. You find yourself humming the jingle for Premier Adult Factory Outlet. You prepare for hurricane ... Read more
PlacesThe Simpsons Ride at Universal Studios!
The Simpson's Ride Who would have thought that the popular hit television show - The Simpsons - would now be a smash ride at Universal Studios, Orlando in 2008? Certainly not I! I think this is something which defines Orlando as "NOW." The Simpsons, t ... Read more
EventsMy Favorite Orlando Memory
ABOVE: Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. One of only a few locations in all of Orlando, this Krispy Kreme location supplied me with early morning donuts on the way to work and, occasionally, a family snack before dinner (OK...OK....dinner)! Having first had Krispy ... Read more