Author Archives: Scott Baker

High Speed Rail in 2015

Update – March 4, 2011: On Friday, March 4, 2011, the governor of the State of Florida, Rick Scott, put his ideological ideas on how money should be spent at the national level, with his Fox News Press Conferences, at … Continue reading

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Winter Park Cady Way Run

Length: 10 miles Description: The Winter Park Cady Way Run is a very scenic run through Winter Park that will have you passing by exquisite homes, Park Avenue, and Rollins College. Other points along the way take you down Alabama … Continue reading

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Attend a Live Taping of Family Fued at Universal Studios and be a Part of the Studio Audience

Updated May 14, 2011 – The Orlando Sentinel has reported that Family Feud will no longer be taping at Universal Studios. Original Story The popular game show, Family Feud, has a new home taping their shows throughout the year in … Continue reading

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Book Signings: Bobby Bowden; Chelsea Handler; Mick Foley

Florida State Football legend Bobby Bowden and Comedian Chelsea Handler will be visiting the Borders in Winter Park for book signings this fall and Hall of Fame wrestler Mick Foley(Cactus Jack/Mankind) visits the Barnes and Noble on East Colonial. Bobby … Continue reading

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Ticket Alert: Stone Temple Pilots; The Eagles

Stone Temple Pilots will be playing the UCF Arena on Saturday, October 9th 2010. Tickets go on sale this Friday, August 13th. The Eagles will be opening up the new Amway Center on Thursday, October 7th 2010. Tickets go on … Continue reading

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UCF Knights kick off football season Saturday, Sept 4th 2010

UCF Football kicks off their football season on Saturday, Sept. 4th 2010 against South Dakota. Game time starts at 6pm. Come party with over 50,000 fans around Memory Mall on the UCF campus to experience a real college football gameday … Continue reading

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American Music Festival Sept 1-5th 2010

Usher is headlining the inaugural American Music Festival in Daytona Beach on Sept 1-5th, 2010. The festival includes concerts and fireworks. Other acts include the Jonas Brothers, Tony Bennett, and more. Click Here for more information about the festival. [mappress]

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Downtown Orlando Churches

For visitors to Orlando, I invite you to attend one of Orlando’s thriving churches downtown. I know that most vacations do not include time at church but please use the map below to plan one Sunday out of your vacation … Continue reading

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Forbes.com – Orlando 6th Coolest City

Orlando has been ranked the 6th coolest city in the country by Forbes.com according to a Harris Interactive poll that polled 2,104 adults in July from across the U.S Click Here to see the gallery.

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New playground for Mercy Drive in Orlando

The Orlando Sentinel has a story on a new playground all built by donations and volunteers on Mercy Drive in Orlando. Click Here to read the story. [mappress]

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Orlando Magazine Best of Orlando 2010

Orlando Magazine has released their annual “Best of Orlando” magazine and some national brands beat out some local favorites in the 2010 edition.

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Free admission to the Orlando Regional History Center July 31, 2010 and August 1, 2010

The history center is open from 10am-5pm.

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Kobe Japanese Steakhouse now open by UCF

Kobe Japanese Steakhouse on east colonial is now open.

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2010 UCF season ticket holder pickup event July 29 through July 31st

UCF Knights fans can win prizes and meet George O’Leary at Bright House Stadium at the University of Central Florida.

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