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2013-08-07 23:22:21

Orlando Sentinel recognizes DiSTI's unique and motivational benefits. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 The DiSTI Corporation, a leading provider

2008-09-08 18:00:06

By Robert Block CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - NASA Administrator Mike Griffin said Thursday that he's examining what it would take to keep the space shuttle flying for five years past its 2010 retirement date.

2008-08-06 12:00:58

By Heather McPherson, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--Grab a seat. The weekly buffet of noshes and nonsense is open. Take time for tea.

2008-08-06 12:00:57

By Debbie Manis, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--Visitors can take a trip around the world and sample food and music and purchase souvenirs from the bazaars during the Boys & Girls Clubs of Lake and Sumter Counties second annual "International Buffet" from 3 to 5 p.m.

2008-08-06 12:00:57

By Debbie Manis, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--The Leesburg Regional Medical Center Wellness Center will waive all wellness program start-up fees and September membership dues for residents who donate new school supplies worth at least $15 before Aug. 31.

2008-08-06 12:00:57

By Robyn Shelton, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--ORLANDO Doctors at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Orlando have been awarded $2 million from the state for research into head, neck, lung and pancreatic cancers. The Florida Department of Health awarded the funds, including a $950,000 grant to Dr.

2008-08-06 12:00:35

By Jason Garcia, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--ORLANDO Airport-maintenance crews were called to Orlando International Airport's Airside 1 on Tuesday after U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents complained of a foul odor in the area.

2008-08-06 12:00:35

By Beth Kassab, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--This weekend will mark two years since the Transportation Security Administration stepped up the war on terror with an attack on shampoo, toothpaste and bottled water.

2008-08-06 12:00:33

By Hal Boedeker, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--Orlando crime will receive a national showcase in the premiere of Real Vice Cops Uncut at 10 tonight on Spike TV. The six-episode series follows vice cops as they work in Memphis and Orlando.

2008-08-06 12:00:26

By Stephen Hudak, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Aug. 6--TAVARES Lake County won't be alone in its fight to stop a California-based company that wants to tap the Floridan Aquifer for a bottled-water plant.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.