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Housing: 'Catching Up' - Central- March 2003

The upper end of metro Orlando's housing market is booming.

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Published on 3/1/2003

Making Cents- Central- Feb. 2003

Just how much will a half-cent tax raise? In Orange County, it depends on who's making the estimate. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2003

In the News- Central- Jan. 2003

Altamonte Springs -- Entertainment Film Works Inc. of Atlanta closed its second central Florida theater in less than a year. Altamonte 8 at the Renaissance Center shut down only days... Read more »
Published on 1/1/2003

Losses in Space- Central- Dec. 2002

One Brevard space attraction is scrubbed while another continues after a last-minute rescue. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2002

Class Action- Central- Nov. 2002

Orange County voters approve $2 billion for schools.

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Published on 11/1/2002

Selling Swank- Central- Oct. 2002

Mall at Millenia developers believe high-end retailers can succeed in an area dominated by low-paying jobs. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2002

Silicon Blueprint- Central- Sept. 2002

A new help center aimed at diversifying Orlando's economy is based on a California model. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2002

Around the State- Central- Aug. 2002

FRONT LINESOrlando's airport is on the cutting-edge of the nation's war on terrorism.By Ken IboldA consortium charged with keeping airlines safe is launching a high-tech salvo from a quiet alcove... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2002

Around the State- Central- July 2002

Making the GradeLand-use lawyer Ken Wright finds converts among his critics.By Ken IboldWhen Gov. Jeb Bush appointed Seminole County land-use lawyer Ken Wright chairman of the Environmental Regulation Commission two... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2002

Around the State- Central- June 2002

High and DryCentral Florida's counting on el Niño to boost its economic prospects.By Ken IboldCentral Florida's long bout with low-level lakes may finally be nearing an end, a prospect that's... Read more »
Published on 6/1/2002

Around the State- Central- May 2002

Road WarriorsStudents buckle up as a Daytona military simulation company sets its sights on driver's ed training.By Ken IboldA Daytona Beach company may transform one coming-of-age ritual for teen-agers as... Read more »
Published on 5/1/2002

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Published on 4/1/2002

Around the State- Central- March 2002

Craving NormalcyThe Orlando hotel market is hurting, but bullish signs are surfacing.By Ken IboldThe slowdown in vacation and business travel has some hotels in central Florida on the brink of... Read more »
Published on 3/1/2002

Around the State- Central- Feb. 2002

Looking for SalvationNow just a shell of its former self, Church Street Station faces another "repositioning."By Ken IboldThe future of Church Street Station, a mere shadow of the lively entertainment... Read more »
Published on 2/1/2002

Around the State- Central- Jan. 2002

Eatonville -- Behavioral healthcare provider Lakeside Alternatives is selling two Orlando and Winter Park buildings, hoping to generate as much as $5 million. The company recently lost a $1.5-million contract... Read more »
Published on 1/1/2002

Around the State- Central- Dec. 2001

Fork in the RoadThe expressway authority and state square off over how the authority wants to operate.By Ken IboldA $2-billion turf war is under way in an Orlando courtroom. On... Read more »
Published on 12/1/2001

Around the State- Central- Nov. 2001

Left Behind?Eatonville struggles but tries to capitalize on its heritage.By Ken IboldAt first glance, the half-mile stretch of Kennedy Boulevard that serves as Eatonville's downtown might seem like yet another... Read more »
Published on 11/1/2001

Around the State- Central- Oct. 2001

The 50-year FixThe second phase of a massive beach restoration project is about to begin in Brevard.By Ken IboldBackhoes and bulldozers are about to fire up again along Brevard County's... Read more »
Published on 10/1/2001

Around the State- Central- Sept. 2001

A Vision ProblemEnterprise Volusia couldn't see eye-to-eye with county leaders; now it's being shut down.By Ken IboldEnterprise Volusia's carriage is about to turn into a pumpkin. Volusia County's public/private economic... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2001

Around the State- Central- Aug. 2001

Landing the SparrowCorbinMotors is planning an electric-vehicle plant in Daytona Beach.By Chuck DayThe city renowned for gas-guzzling race cars will begin churning out a new electric car next year. The... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2001

Around the State- Central- July 2001

Rocking the BoatCentral Florida is feeling the effects of a slowdown in the boating industry.By Ken IboldBoat makers are running into choppy waters this spring -- a time when sales... Read more »
Published on 7/1/2001

Around the State- Central- May 2001

An Assist From Taxpayers?Magic owner Rich DeVos wants the county to raise its tourist tax to pay for a new arena.by Ken Ibold To hear Orlando Magic owner Rich DeVos... Read more »
Published on 5/1/2001

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Published on 4/1/2001

Around the State- Central- March 2001

The Economic Development Commission of Mid-Florida, Central Florida's primary economic development group, can make a good case that its region enjoys Florida's strongest economy. The area, encompassing Orange, Osceola, Lake... Read more »
Published on 3/1/2001

Around the State- Central- Feb. 2001

L.A. Times?Behind a few superficial similarities are some concerns about torrid growth.By Ken IboldWith a population of around 1.5 million, greater Orlando is still a long way from joining the... Read more »
Published on 2/1/2001

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