Sanford

Fueled Up & Ready to Go

Bus terminal, gas station, and now, barbecue joint. The little building at the corner of South Park Avenue and West 2nd Street in downtown Sanford has served many purposes over the years. Until recently, it sat empty for what seems like forever. Af...

Sanford’s Exotic Treasure Trove

Furniture store, bar and one of the coolest places you'll find in Central Florida. Since 1997, Winter Park native John Washburn has racked up tens of thousands of miles trekking to exotic destinations in Asia and the Pacific Realm. On his journeys, h...

The Story Behind Sanford’s MTV Moonman

Almost directly beneath the Interstate 4 on-ramp from Highway 17 at the St. Johns River sits a curious roadside attraction. A giant replica of an MTV Moonman is safely locked inside the lot at Acme Industrial Surplus in Sanford. But if you're trav...

It’s Howdy Doody Time in Sanford

Sanford, Florida might be the last place you would expect to find Howdy Doody. But there he is in a shop window on the corner of East 1st and South Palmetto Avenue. A large colorful tribute to America’s favorite freckle-faced puppet. Originally...

Marshmallow Goodness at Wondermade

SANFORD | Got a chance to stop by Wondermade's just-opened dessert cafe in downtown Sanford on Sunday afternoon. The friendly folks behind the counter helped us make the yummiest S'mores ever - with peppermint and bourbon flavored artisan marshmallow...

Wondermade Opens Sanford Shop

Orlando marshmallow maker Wondermade opens a new storefront in historic downtown Sanford Saturday. Owner Nathan Clark and his family have spent the last few months transforming the building at 214 East 1st Street into the Wondermade Dessert Cafe. The...